RISE! Coach John Herdman at #CIOPeerForum

By: Mitchell Fong Ask the right questions at the right time, right place and to the right people. John’s journey started with a team that finished dead last at the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup and that team carried trauma of that loss with them. Nine months later in the London Olympics 2012, Canada’s got … Read more

The 4 Zone Model: A way to maximize the business value of IT, Peter Moore at #CIOPeerForum

By: Dineyar Buhariwala In the new digital world, business innovation is the new competitive imperative. Not all innovations are disruptive, even if they are revolutionary.  Disruptive innovations tend to be produced by outsiders and entrepreneurs, rather than existing market-leading companies. The business environment of market leaders does not allow them to pursue disruptive innovations when they first … Read more

Gartner’s ESCAPE model – 6 steps to change leadership

By Brian Jackson, Editorial Director, IT World Canada VANCOUVER – If you’re leading a change management initiative at your organization, you might feel like you just need to escape – and that’s exactly what Gartner research vice-president Elise Olding advocates, but not in the way you’d expect. “If you want your organization to change, you and … Read more

Jean-Paul Lalonde

Jean-Paul is the Chief Information Officer at Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency. His areas of expertise include provide high-quality environmental assessments that contribute to sustainable development in Canada. His digital-enabled team will work lockstep with his business partners to drive innovation and solve complex business problems by designing and delivering human-centered, agile-based, digital solutions.

Todd Kennedy

Todd is the Director of Technology at Golden Hills School Division. His areas of expertise include Service Management and IT Infrastruture.

Sunilo Chand

Sunilo is the Director of Cybersecurity Advisory Services and National Leader at Grant Thornton LLP (Canada) His areas of expertise include Financial Business Performance Management and IT Architecture.

Ken Chadha

Ken is the Program and Operations Manager at Opus One Solutions. His areas of expertise include data security and network infrastrycture.