CIO DECISIONS CONFERENCE COVERAGE:
- CIO makeover: Five ways to look better on the job
We're not talking about a Brooks Brothers suit. These are the types of skills the 21st century CIO needs in order to thrive.
- CIO in action: Leaving a legacy
Austin Energy CIO Andres Carvallo tells CIOs how to lead an IT revolution.
- Outsourcing journey starts with 'Why?'
Why outsource? CIOs should know precisely why their company is a candidate for outsourcing before they vote on a vendor.
- Wireless security: Why such a bad wrap?
The state of WiFi security might not be as bad as you think. If you listen to panelists at the CIO Decisions conference, wireless security isn't an oxymoron.
- Delta CIO: Buckle up before turbulence strikes
Former Delta Air Lines CIO Curtis Robb kicked off the CIO Decisions conference by telling 200 conference attendees to run IT like there's no tomorrow.
- Making it through the M&A minefield
Unless you want angry shareholders at your door, IT must play an integral part in a merger or acquisition. Find out how CIOs and other technology leaders can help avert M&A mayhem.
- Dunkin' Brands serves up real-time BI
Dunkin' Brands got a fresh start with a new BI project.
- SMB vendor selection a tricky business
CIOs at SMBs offer advice on how to negotiate with the growing number of vendors who want them as new customers.
THE LIGHTER SIDE:
- Missing links: CIOs tee off
We open up our reporters' notebooks to share some amusing highlights from last week's CIO Decisions conference at Pebble Beach.
CIO DECISIONS CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:
- Manage Your Technology Business Like It's Going Bankrupt
Curtis Robb, former CIO, Delta Airlines
- Technology Case Study: Dunkin' Brands' Business Intelligence
Michael Furlow, CIO, Dunkin Brands and Steve Allocco, information technology consultant, Dunkin Brands
- Angst and Acquisition: Tips for the CIO for Surviving an M&A Deal
Kathy Burkle, director, Advisory Services -- IT Effectiveness, PricewaterhouseCoopers
- CIO in Action: An IT Leader Who Makes Radical Changes that Work
Andres Carvallo, CIO, Austin Energy
- Strategic and Tactical IT Alignment
Niel Nickolaisen, Director Strategic Planning, Headwaters, Inc.
- Technology Case Study: Grid Computing in the Real World
Jon Klassen, CIO, Inter-Tel
- The DNA of the New CIO
Mark Lutchen, author of Managing IT as a Business. Mark is also the lead partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers' IT Business Risk Management Practice
- Outsourcing Management Contract Negotiations Workshop: Managing Your Outsourcing
Stephen Nordahl, Finance and Outsourcing Group, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, LLC Senior Associate, Technology
Presented by: Janet Parkhurst, Senior Associate, Strategic Sourcing and Technology Group and Atul Vashistha, CEO, NeoIT
- IT Transformation: How to Build the IT Organization You Want
Paul Glen, author, Leading Geeks: How to Manage and Lead People who Deliver Technology.
- The Adventure of Creating a Digital Media Ecosystem
Andre Mendes, Chief Integration Technology Officer, PBS
This was first published in August 2005