The European CIO of 2019: The Orchestrator of the Digital Native Enterprise
Cascais, Portugal September 16 - 18, 2018
For the 5th time IDC convenes top CIOs from around Europe to discuss the issues most critical to their success in 2018 and
beyond. The CIO Summit provides two days of learning, peer interactions and exploring the latest IT, Digital and Business
trends that will help to shape and improve your business. Furthermore you will gain new impulses to drive your IT Initiatives
in the right direction all year long.
The theme of the summit will revolve around “The European CIO of 2019: The Orchestrator of the Digital Native Enterprise” with workshops, panels and debates focusing on how European Organizations will execute on their respective roadmaps
and landmark use cases to becoming “Digital-Native Enterprise” where disruptive innovation is “business
IDC European CIO Summit 2018 will be held from September 16th to 18th at the Grande Real Villa Italia Hotel in Cascais,
Portugal (close to Lisbon). Join us and discuss the most challenging business and technology issues with your peers in marvelous
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There will be up to 10 vendor partners attending the summit with IDC. In order to keep the summit at an exclusive level and encourage open dialogue and business challenges, both the numbers of partners and attendees are being strictly limited.
Thank you for a wonderful summit. I learned a great deal and had a marvelous time.
From my perspective the CIO Summit delivers a good mix of peer-to-peer collaboration between CIOs, discussion with senior vendor executives, and IDC sharing of insights and market developments. The Innovation Challenge adds a vital element to teamwork and collaboration.
Great event and a wonderful location. Cleanwave was well received by all and was a great inclusion. Information nature is second to none and continues to help IDC to stand above the crowd.
Great experience. Great Insights and takeaways.
Innovation Challenge was really good. AI topics were interesting.
Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and Sintra Hills, the Cascais area has been, one of the best-loved Portuguese tourist destinations
since the end of the 19th century.
The Grande Real Villa Italia Hotel & Spa is a 5 star hotel in Cascais, facing the beaches of the City of Lisbon and
30km from the city centre. The perfect haven for an unforgettable stay. Within an environment where the classical and the
contemporary blend into a single scenery, the Grande Real Villa Italia Hotel & Spa derives from the recovery of the former
residences of the last King of Italy - Humberto II.
European CIO Summit
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