Edmonton Chapter

Join us in Edmonton

In Edmonton you’ll find a diverse group of CIO’s and IT leaders. We have members from public and private organizations, small to large and from various industries. We all share a common goal and theme of learning from each other as we navigate the fast paced and exciting world of technology leadership.

Roland Woo
Edmonton Chapter President

“Being a member of the association has helped boost my confidence when dealing with business stakeholders. It’s been great sharing my challenges and opportunities with other IT leaders and receiving positive feedback about how to move forward.”

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Welcome, Gale Dallyn

Gale Dallyn is the Director of Technology at ATS Traffic. His career focuses around Business Process Alignment/Support, Financial Business Performance Mgmt and IT Architect.

Welcome, Sharlene McLean

Sharlene McLean is the Director of Cybersecurity at Encana Corporation. His career focuses around Business Alignment/Relationship Mgmt, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy and Innovation.

Welcome, Collin Moody

Collin Moody is the CIO & VP at Alberta Motor Association. His career focuses around, IT Infrastructure, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy and Innovation and Supplier ...

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Shaun Guthrie | Edmonton Chapter President | CIO Association Canada

Shaun Guthrie is a passionate and experienced technology executive with a proven record of delivering business-driven technology solutions gained through hands-on and leadership roles in professional services, engineering, automotive, and ...

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Digital Lean Strategies

By Dean Doige This is part 1 in a series of blogs on Lean Principles and their alignment with Digital Transformation. I was given the opportunity to speak at the ...

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CIOCAN Members on Women in Technology

David Booth wishes he could explain why fields like engineering and I.T. haven’t drawn the women in the way that we think they ought to. Women are intelligent, capable and ...

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CIOCAN Members on Innovation

David Booth, former CIO for the City of Edmonton (Alberta’s second-largest city, Canada’s fifth-largest) describes how Edmonton has reinvented itself with forward-thinking policies and technologies that support seamless collaboration. David ...

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Hani Mansi

Hani is with the National CISO Division – Edmonton. He is the Director, Cybersecurity for the ATCO Group. He has been there for almost 6 years. Hani’s portfolio includes implementing ...

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CIOCAN is 20 Years Young

      by Catherine Boivie Founder and Honorary Life Member, ​CIO Association of Canada   In 1996 Catherine Boivie moved from Toronto to Vancouver to take up the position ...

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Brock Kahanyshyn

Brock has been with the Edmonton Police Service for 4 years. His areas of specialization include: Business Process Alignment/Support, IT Competencies/Culture, Planning & Program/Project Management, Professional,Scientific and Technical Services, Service ...

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Big Data, IoT, the Law and What You Need To Know. Kelly Friedman, CIO Peer Forum 2017

By: Jalen Chin, Guest Contributor, CIO Peer Forum 2017 Volunteer With the rise of technology and the ease at which data can be collected, there comes many opportunities to analyze information ...

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The Risks Behind the Rewards: What DX Means for Cyber Security, Julie Cullivan, CIO PEER FORUM 2017

By Jalen Chin, Guest Contritbutor As the world becomes increasingly technology oriented, information continues to become digitized. However, with the increased use of technology, such as mobile devices, there will ...

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“There is no better time to be a CIO, than today.” Ian Cox at CIO Peer Forum 2017

By: Li-Ling Chang, Guest Contributor and CIO Peer Forum 2017 volunteer The annual CIO Peer Forum in Edmonton had a strong attendance and captivating speakers offering much anticipated talks on creating ...

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“Nothing is impossible.” Jay Vijayan at CIO Peer Forum 2017

  By Alex Piasta, Guest Contriubutor At the 2017 CIOCAN conference held in Edmonton, Alberta, Jay Vijayan formerly of Tesla Motors explained his innovative professional experiences. By developing breakthrough technology ...

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City of Edmonton: OneCity Workplace – Peer Forum 2017 Presentation

The recent CIO Peer Forum 2017 was a terrific success. We would like to thank the presenters for granting permission for us to share the slide decks of their presentations with CIO ...

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