Manitoba Chapter

Join us in Manitoba

In Manitoba, you’ll find a diverse group of CIO’s and IT leaders who share a common goal of learning from each other as we embrace the challenges of leading in the fast paced and exciting world of technology. We have members from public and private organizations, small to large and from a broad spectrum of industries.

Kent Smith
Manitoba Chapter President

“CIOCAN is a great organization to network with technology leaders in Canada. Membership in the organization allows you to increase your social reach across Canada and learn different perspectives on how to approach business and technology.”

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Welcome, Norman Neil

Norman Neil is the Senior Director of Information & Digital Technology at Westoba Credit Union. Global Information Technology Executive with over 25 years’ experience developing and executing IT strategies in ...

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Welcome, Douglas Ross

Douglas Ross, is the Vice President of Information Technology at Reimer World Corp. He is an experienced IT professional with a proven history successfully building and directing a global IT ...

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Welcome, Lars Olson

Lars Olson is the Sr. Manager, IT Operations at Cambrian Credit Union. A highly skilled and educated leader combined with diverse business and management experience within the IT Industry. A ...

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Welcome, Jeff Dhaene

Jeff Dhaene is the Director of Information Technology at Monarch Industries. His career focuses around,Manufacturing (including Pharmaceuticals), Business Process Alignment and Support.

Welcome, Jason Dumontier

Jason Dumontier is the Assistant Vice President, Information Technology at Richardson International. His career focuses around, Business Process Alignment and Support.

Welcome, Harvey Hochkievich

Harvey Hochkievich is the IT Manager at Carte International Inc. As the IT Manager, Harvey is responsible for the overall operation and performance of Information Technology Services at Carte, including: ...

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Welcome, Darcy Wilson

Darcy Wilson is the Manager, Network Operations at WiBand Communications. Darcy Wilson is ab innovative business leader with twenty years of experience building a comprehensive team of IT professionals, in ...

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Welcome, Bernie Marcoux

Bernie Marcoux is the VP of Operations, Technology and Innovation at Caisse Financial Group. His career focuses around Financial Business Performance Mgmt, IT Architecture, IT Infrastructure, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, ...

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Welcome, Calvin Hawley

Calvin Hawley is the Director of Innovative Technology Services at Manitoba Education and Training. His career focuses around Business Process Alignment/Support, IT Competencies/Culture, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Strategy and Innovation.

Welcome, Rob Lanyon

Rob Lanyon is the Director of Information Technology Services at Manitoba Hydro. His career focuses around Business Alignment/Relationship Mgmt, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Strategy and Innovation.

Welcome Chris Tornato

Chris Tornato is the IT Operations Manager, at Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation. His career focuses around IT Architecture, IT Competencies/Culture, IT Infrastructure, Scientific and Technical services, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy ...

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Korey Hildebrand

Korey Hildebrand is the IT Manager at Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology. His career is focused on IT Architecture and IT Competencies/Culture.

CIOMAN Breaks Bread with MafiaBoy Hacker Michael Calce

  On November 8, in a relaxed and inviting setting, Michael Calce shared his story, beginning as a 15 year old hacker in his parent’s basement to now being one ...

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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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Finalists Announced for 2017 Ingenious Awards

Celebration of Excellence in the Use of Information and Communication Technology The Information and Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) has announced the finalists for the key categories of the 2017 ...

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