March CIOCAL Breakfast Event: The Moneyball CIO – Learning the Science of IT Decision Making presented by Info-Tech Research Group

We had the absolute pleasure to spend some time together this past Thursday and learn from Geoff Nielson and Emma Thomson of Info-Tech about what is on the minds of our CIO colleagues globally. Their insightful presentation explored what the business really needs from IT, and how CIO’s are positioned to respond. They generously spent … Read more

Welcome, Surinder Koml

Surinder Koml is the Director General and CIO at Library and Archives Canada. His career focuses around Business Intelligence, Business Process Alignment/Support, IT Architecture, IT Infrastructure, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy and Innovation.

Welcome, Gerry Papararo

Gerry Papararo is the Director, BIS at Horizon North Logistics. His career focuses around Business Alignment/Relationship Mgmt, Business Process Alignment/Support, IT Competencies/Culture, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy and Innovation.

New Leader for CIOCAN Calgary Chapter

At the recent meeting of the Calgary Chapter Board, long-time board member Thomas Schmidt was elected President, effective immediately. Thomas said “I am very pleased and proud to take on the President role from John (Vince).  His leadership, diligence, and hard work have positioned the chapter to continue on its journey of excellence and represent … Read more

Welcome Paul Witherow

Paul Witherow is the Consulting Partner at MNP LLP. His career focuses around Financial Business Performance Mgmt, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Strategy and Innovation.

Welcome Adnan Hussain

Adnan Hussain is the Information Technology Manager at Windsor Essex Community Housing Corporation. A highly motivated individual with ability to communicate and foster change at all levels. Skilled in managing 24x7x365 IT operations, leverage technology to bring competitive leadership advantage to organizations.

Welcome Tadhg Healy

Tadhg Healy is the Director Digital Platforms at City of Vancouver. His wide ranging professional experience includes working as an Optical Research Engineer, as a Project Manager with a non-profit in Ghana and currently as the Digital Services Manager with the City of Vancouver.

Welcome Peter Jorritsma

Peter Jorritsma is the Manager IM, ICT, & Facilities Manager at Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority. His career focuses around IT Architecture, IT Infrastructure and Supplier Relationship Mgmt.

Welcome Sean Macleod

Sean Macleod is the Director of IT at Saje Natural Wellness . His career focuses around Business Alignment/Relationship Mgmt, Business Process Alignment/Support, IT Architecture, IT Infrastructure, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy and Innovation.

Welcome Philip MacDonald

Philip MacDonald is the CIO at Farrow . His career focuses around Business Alignment/Relationship Mgmt, Business Process Alignment/Support, Planning & Program and Project Mgmt.