Welcome, Graham Lange

Graham Lange is the Director of Cybersecurity at Encana Corporation. His career focuses around IT Infrastructure, Planning & Program/Project Mgmt, Service Management, Solution Delivery/Support, Strategy and Innovation and Supplier Relationship Mgmt.

June Professional Development Offsite

On June 18th we welcomed the assistance and expertise of Bennett Jones, Info-Tech and Vcura, for our annual offsite on The Role and Impact of the CIO/CISO on Business Risk. Info-Tech’s CIO Posture survey debrief set the stage for Bennett Jones to relate their experiences with the broader impacts of IT risks for the organizations that … Read more

CAL Offsite ProDev 2019

“The Role and Impact of the CIO/CISO on Business Risk” The Calgary Chapter of the CIO Association was pleased to collaborate with Bennett Jones, Info-Tech and Vcura to offer Calgary’s annual offsite, which focused on The Role and Impact of the CIO on Business Risk. By all accounts it was an enjoyable and successful day … Read more

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, 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 Kathy Cameron

Kathy Cameron is the Director of IT Governance and Security, at FortisAlberta. Her career focuses around business alignment/relationship mgmt and business process alignment/support.

Welcome Catherine Mendonsa

Catherine Mendonsa is the Director of Information Security, at Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP. Her career focuses around Business Alignment/Relationship Mgmt, Business Intelligence, Business Process Alignment/Support, Financial Business Performance Mgmt and Architecture des TI.

CAL-Cyber Security

“Why You Should Never Use the Elevator at DEF CON, and Other News You Can Use from the Hacker Frontlines” The Calgary Chapter of the CIO Association was pleased to collaborate with the Calgary Office of Bennett Jones to offer our most recent event.  Those who were unable to join missed a lovely meal, but … Read more