CyberCIO2017 is coming soon!

Be sure to mark your calendars for this exceptional CIO Association of Canada half-day IT Leadership conference event hosted by the Manitoba Chapter on March 23rd. This exciting event includes an exceptional keynote speaker who sits on the U.S. Department of Defense Science Board’s Cyber Task Force, a radio host moderated panel discussion and an executive round table with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

TECHAPALOOZA 2017 – Almost Here!

Just a reminder to all Manitoba Chapter CIO Association members to get your tickets to TECHAPALOOZA 2017 soon.  The fundraising event is on Friday, February 24th at 6PM at the Hotel Fort Garry and features five all-star bands comprised of IT Professionals from across Winnipeg and Manitoba.  This is the social event of the year … Read more

CIOCAN Member among Top 100 LGBT+ Executives

We are always proud to share the accomplishments of our members and this includes celebrating when they are recognized as outstanding contributors to the business community at large. OUT-Standing.org recently released their Top 100 Leading LBGT+ Executives. This list recognizes leading LBGT+ executives globally and we are very proud to share that Cynthia Fortlage, Vice President … Read more

It Talent Event Presentations now Available

Manitoba Chapter Members can now review the slide decks from the presentations made at the chapter event on September 15, 2016.  You must be logged into the website to access these resources.  Go to www.ciocan.ca ->Resources ->Presentations from Past Events. Many thanks to Marny Barnes, Trish Bishop, and Kathy Knight for making these slides available … Read more

Nigel Fortlage Amongst Top 20 Social CIOs

CXOTalk announced the top 20 influential CIOs on Social Media. Amongst them is CIOCAN Manitoba Chapter Chair and only Canadian: Nigel Fortlage. “As the Chief Information Officer role become increasingly prominent, it is important to recognize CIOs who actively stake a claim as innovators and communicators. At CXOTALK, we bring together leaders who embody the … Read more

CEO CIO Alignment Program

A webinar held on March 2 introduced the CEO CIO Alignment Program.  If you missed the webinar, you can watch a recording of the session here.    You will be asked for a passcode, which is CIOCAN2016.  Anyone who is interested in participating in the program can join by sending an e-mail to the CIO Association … Read more

2016 Resolution

2015 is coming to a close very quickly, and 2016 is just around the corner. What are your resolutions for the new year, when it comes to your role as an IT leader?