General Registration is open until May 18
In this Issue...

  • 2018 CIO Award Finalists
  • Welcome MicroStrategy
  • Welcome Quick Base
  • Understanding ICOs, a Blockchain Conference – April 25th
  • General Registration is open until May 18
  • Join the Discussion
2018 CIO Award Finalists
The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium recently announced the four finalists for the 11th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award. The winner will be announced at a private event on May 22, 2018 and publicly during the Symposium, “Up Your Digital Game from Vision to Execution,” on May 23, 2018 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Over the past decade, the Award has recognized Chief Information Officers (CIOs) who lead their organizations to deliver exemplary levels of business value through innovative use of IT. Come to the Symposium and hear each of these outstanding CIOs share their insights.
Akash Khurana, Vice President, CIO and Chief Digital Officer (CDO), McDermott International
Michael Macrie, Senior Vice President and CIO, Land O'Lakes
Harmeen Mehta, Global CIO and CDO, Bharti Airtel
Atefeh Riazi, Chief Information Technology Officer, Assistant Secretary-General, Office of Information and Communications Technology, United Nations
Insights from the Leadership Award Finalists

This year you can hear directly from the award finalists during the Insights from the Leadership Award Finalists panel from 12:00 - 1:15 pm. Learn how each CIO Finalist transformed their IT units and their companies for the better.
Welcome Gold Sponsor MicroStrategy
The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is proud to welcome MicroStrategy as a Gold Level sponsor for 2018! MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a worldwide leader in enterprise analytics and mobility software. A pioneer in the BI and analytics space, MicroStrategy delivers innovative software that empowers people to make better decisions and transform the way they do business. Find out more at .  
Welcome Gold Sponsor Quick Base

The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is proud to welcome Quick Base as a Gold Level sponsor for 2018! Quick Base provides a cloud-based platform that empowers problem solvers to quickly turn ideas for better ways to work into apps that make their organizations more efficient. For nearly 20 years, people of all technical backgrounds have been using the Quick Base platform to create solutions that streamline processes, capture real-time data, and improve company operations while working in concert with existing IT systems.    
Blockchain Conference ‘Understanding ICOs’ by TiE Boston and Babson College in Boston - April 25th

TiE Boston and Babson College join the Boston Blockchain week for an interactive and informative session on Understanding ICOs. Take a look at ICOs from both the investor and the entrepreneur perspective, revealing opportunities and risks, and discussing what goes into an ICO. Come and interact at this largest gathering of blockchain founders event in Boston on April 25th, to get a better understanding of ICOs and what it means for our entrepreneurial and investment community in Boston.
General Registration is open until May 18
Register now and avoid late fees! General registration is $995 before May 19. Our generous cancellation policy allows you to cancel up to May 1 (minus a $20 processing fee). And you can always transfer your registration to someone else at no charge. Unfortunately, no cancellations permitted after May 1. Don't wait until the last minute, register today!
Join the Discussion
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Lindsey Anderson