19 - 21 July 2017 | RACV Royal Pines Resort Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Australian CIO Summit 2017

The ultimate meeting point for modern decision makers

The Australian CIO Summit is the premium forum bringing elite buyers and sellers together. The summit offers enterprise and government chief information officers and IT solution providers and consultants an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers for IT innovation.

Taking place at the RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast, on  19 - 21 July 2017; attendees will benefit from visionary keynote presentations, real-life case studies and interactive sessions!

“Well organised, relevant topics, thought provoking, well worth attending.”                       -CIO, Australian Bureau of Statistics

“If you could only attend one professional event a year as a CIO, this should be it.”          -GM Retail IT, Energy Australia

"A great opportunity to mix with senior people in both business and social settings. The organisation and discipline that goes into the one-to-one meetings is first class!” -SAS


The Battle Never Ends – Aligning technology and adopting the right frameworks to outsmart an unpredictable threat landscape

Redesign for Digital – 
Upgrading capabilities and redefining processes to keep up with internal and external expectations on digital delivery

Get it Right – 
Pinpointing and implementing the correct cloud model to retain control, mitigate risks and fully utilise opportunities offered by virtualisation

Transforming IT – 
Rethinking IT organisational structures and in-house versus outsourced skills to maximise value added for the business

A Bi-modal Environment – 
Navigating legacy systems alongside new technology to optimise functionality for the organisation

Beyond the Buzz – Materialising cutting edge technology to add real business value via practical applications of new capability

Do More, Cheaper, Faster – Utilising agile to accelerate the pace of delivery while keeping down cost toward a more efficient operation

Realising the Promise – Pinpointing ways to harness the potential of big data toward a significant benefit for the organisation

Innovation Nation – 
Seizing possibilities in line with the national agenda on innovation to propel your organisation forward

Focus on the Customer – Helping the business gain competitive advantage through a sizable value add for the individual consumer


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Australian CIO Summit 2017

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Key Topic Areas Include:

Confirmed Speakers Include:

John Sheridan, First Assistant Secretary Technology & Procurement and Australian Government Procurement Coordinator, Department of Finance

Alexander Johnston, Director of Client Technology, Pacific, Thomson Reuters


Dr Kristine Dery, Research Scientist, MIT Sloan School of Management

Aaron Mikoz, CIO, Maritime New Zealand

David Abramson, Director of Research Computing Centre, University of Queensland


Christian McGilloway, Head of Digital, Retail Zoo/Boost Juice

Samir Mahir, CIO, Vision Australia

Adam Rendulic, Head of IT, Fitness First



Sharon Hakkenes, CIO, Barwon Health

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Delegate or Solution Provider?


Delegates will include CIOs, VPs, GMs and Directors of IT from leading enterprise and government organisations.




Solution Provider

The solution provider category will include companies that offers solutions and services such as Business Continuity, Cloud Computing, Data Management, IT Security, Mobile solutions, Software as a Service, Virtualization solutions, Analytics, BPO, Enterprise Mobility solutions, Penetration Testing and Cost Reduction & Expense Management Solutions and services


Please do note that we have specific categories for delegates and solution providers. Do write in to us at SitiK@marcusevanskl.com to find out which category you fall under and we would be more than happy to assist you.

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Australian CIO Summit 2016 - Event Highlights

The marcus evans Australian CIO Summit delivers world class briefings from some of the leading minds in the IT industry. Speakers have included: Rachel Botsman, REA Group, Microsoft Australia, Mi9, Tourism Australia and many more.
Join the next Summit along with top industry enterprise, financial, and government chief information officers and IT solution providers and consultants in an intimate environment for a focused discussion on the key drivers of IT innovation.

For more information, please contact:


Khadija Jaafar | Marketing Manager | SitiK@marcusevanskl.com | +603 2723 6748

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