Chapter 4

TEN CIO Chapter Description

TEN CIO Chapter 4 (downtown Chicago-based companies):

Typical Title: CIO, CTO, VP-IT, Director ITTypical Profile (approximate):Revenues of $750M-$2B+
IT budgets of $10M-$60M+
IT staff size of 75-200+

Meeting Schedule: Group meets the 2nd Thursday of every month 8:00 AM to 10:45 AM. Meetings are in the suburbs typically hosted at a member location.

Previous Meeting Topics:

  • Mobility: Rapid Experimentation as a Platform for Enterprise Innovation – DL: J Schwan, CEO, Solstice Mobile
  • Cloud Computing Strategies/Challenges – Member sharing discussion
  • The Topic of Trusted Advisors – DL: Gary Heusner, Client Partner, Geneca
  • Strategic Planning – CIO Member lead discussion
  • Big Data: What Every Technology Executive Needs to Know – DL: Jim Vaselopulos
  • Negotiation Strategies – DL: John Fisher
  • Evaluating/Building Trust in your IT Organization – DL: Gary Heusner, Client Partner, Geneca
  • Major Forces Pushing Mobile Forward in 2013 and Beyond – DL: J Schwan, CEO, Solstice Mobile
  • MDM & BYOD Adoption & Strategies – Member sharing discussion
  • Maximize the Power of Technology Through Good Communication – DLs: Kitty Behof & Don Tomei
Grosvenor Capital Management, L.P. http://www.grosvenorcapitalmanagement.com/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.42.08
i.c.stars http://www.icstars.org/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.46.14
Mattersight Corp. http://www.mattersight.com/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.53.48
Performance Trust Partners http://www.performancetrust.com/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 15.00.07
PMA Consultants LLCSeyfarth Shaw LLP http://www.seyfarth.com/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.59.54
SP Plus http://www.spplus.com/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.59.29
The Options Clearing Corp. http://www.optionsclearing.com/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.59.14
University of Chicago, UChicagoTech http://tech.uchicago.edu/  Screenshot 2014-03-12 14.59.03