The 19th Australian CIO Summit offers enterprise & government chief information officers and IT solution providers & consultants an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers for IT innovation.

The one-to-one business meetings provide access to the gate keepers of significant IT budgets – CIOs with direct responsibility for selecting solution providers and partners.
A thorough selection process ensures a qualified audience, which grants unparalleled business and networking opportunities in a luxurious and stimulating environment.

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About the Event


The Chief Information Officer Summit's cutting edge sessions and comprehensive content offer you access to strategic business information, unique expertise and new solutions to related challenges. 


Meet face to face with leading CIO's from the APAC region, discuss and debate strategies with the most knowledgeable finance experts and rapidly build a network of new business relationships.

Our focus on exclusivity remains unwavering and it gives you a huge competitive advantage. Teach your peers and learn from them with the comfort of the luxurious RACV Royal Pines Resort - Gold Coast



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July 20-22, 2020

RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast  | Australia

Australian CIO Summit 2020

The primary objective of the Australian CIO Summit is to explore the key aspects and latest strategies for achieving optimal business efficiency and innovation. The Summit's program topics have been pinpointed and validated by senior executives from the Information community as the top critical issues they face. 

Key issues for 2019 include:

  • Security First - Understanding, as well as defending against, an ever more sophisticated cyber threat landscape
  • Need For Speed - Rapidly delivering on rising expectations to help the business protect market share  and maximise on opportunity
  • Culture Eats Strategy For Breakfast - Effectively translating technology to help manage the human side of change 
  • Diamonds In Your Data - Pinpointing the tangible business value of data analytics to enhance decision making and supercharge results 
  • A Commercial Focus On Innovation - Identifying what the organisation needs to invest in now, to stay ahead of the game into the future 
  • Rethinking Capability - Successfully engaging the best talent in the market, as well as uncovering new definitions for talent moving forward 
  • Architecting For Efficiency - Crafting a smart comprehensive strategy across cloud and on-premise to streamline for efficient delivery 
  • On Being a Political Animal - Mastering stakeholder management to align the technology agenda toward superior business outcomes 
  • Merging Worlds - Deciphering challenges related to the merging of IT and OT, to ensure
    successful technology and people

Key Topics

  • A strictly invitation-only event; selection of delegates according to criteria such as scope of responsibility and size of company
  • Restricted number of delegates in order to facilitate successful networking opportunities
  • Personalized summit and meeting schedule to suit individual requirements and provide an efficient use of time
  • Keynote presentations, case studies and interactive sessions by world-class industry experts and pioneers
  • A relaxed but professional business environment, in which to explore new ideas, strategies and technical developments with industry colleagues, experts and peers
  • Access to the secured summit website, providing information on other delegates and each solution provider prior to the event
  • Individual pre-arranged one-on-one business meetings with senior representatives from key industry solution providers

An All-Inclusive Package

Solution Providers


As a Solution Provider at the Chief Information Officer Summit you will conduct mutually selected and pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with interested buyers of your products and services. Prior to the event you will receive exclusive access to the profiles of all delegates, allowing you to make educated meeting selections. 

Delegates are also requested to review the profiles of participating solution providers and select the ones that best fit their strategic and tactical needs. Employing a web-based secure scheduling system, selections are matched by order of priority and mutual interest.

As a Delegate at the Chief Information Officer Summit, you will gain access to leading solution providers enabling you to achieve your strategic and tactical goals. These specialized one-on-one meetings provide a forum for dialogue and information-sharing on organisational concerns and offer valuable solutions.  Lastly all delegates will receive a personalized itinerary based on their priority selections of conference sessions, business meetings and special networking events. 

Delegates will include CIOs, VPs, GMs and Directors of IT from leading enterprise
and government organisations in Australia and New Zealand

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Held at exclusive locations around the world, these events provide attendees with a unique opportunity to individually tailor their schedules of keynote presentations, case studies, roundtables and one-to-one business meetings.

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Register Your Interest

Mirel Sehic

Global Director -  Cybersecurity

Ian Padgham

GM Enterprise Technology
Vicinity Centres

Regional Chief Information Officer
Huawei Technologies

Barry Lerner

Andrew Littleford

CTO, Global Head of IT Planning and Architecture
Toll Group

Dr Sally Ernst

Australian Cyber Security Networks

Sample of Our Past Speakers

Grant Slender

Chief Information Security Officer 

Samir Mahir

Digital and Technology Advisor
Blind Sports Victoria

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GM Technology & Digital (CIO)
Viva Energy Australia

John Sinistaj

What makes this summit different

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