CanadianCIO Census Findings Webinar

As noted in the CIO Association Newsletter, the results of ITWorldCanada’s CIO Census have been released.  CIO Association members are invited to join ITWC CIO Jim Love, Ron Babin of Ryerson University, and Kovar Gregory, senior director at CA Technologies, on Wednesday October 4, 1:00 pm ET, for a complete discussion of the census findings … Read more

CanadianCIO Census 2017

A CIO’s leadership skills are becoming just as important as their technological savvy. That’s one of the trends uncovered in CIO as Innovation and Transformation Leader, the new report detailing the findings of the CanadianCIO Census 2017.  “As more business undergo digital transformation, CIOs are increasingly being tapped to help lead the initiatives, not simply to … Read more

Balancing Security vs Agility

As part of the Thought Leadership Partnership between Telus and CIOCAN, the first meeting of the Telus Advisory Board was held recently.  Designed to create a community of CIOs who discuss common issues such as trends and challenges faced by CIOs in navigating their firm’s digital transformation and technology choices, the Board’s first meeting succeeded … Read more

CanadianCIO Census 2017 Results are Out

CIO Association members participated in the collection of data for the ITWorld Canada survey in the spring.  The data has been analyzed, and trends are being noted.  One significant point is growth in the number of CIOs who are expecting to hire staff in the next year.  CIOCAN member Kevin Newcombe had further conversation on … Read more

The (AI) Artificial Intelligence Around Us

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a term we’ve all heard frequently within the last few years and is expected to last for many years to come. To simply put it, AI is the ability of machines to work and react like us human beings. Some capabilities include speech recognition, problem solving, learning and planning. Within the technology industry, AI has become a priority and a focus for many companies.