[About World CIO 200 Summit]

Setting a global benchmark in 2018, The CIO 200 has been testified as one of the most objective-oriented events in terms of having all the right elements on the platform for spearheading the digital transformation champions.

Held under the umbrella of The Global CIO Forum, The CIO 200 is a multi-country CIO felicitation ceremony that recognizes the achievements of the ‘Digital leaders’ of today. The CIO 200 Awards is not a competition but a celebration of the amazing lives of the CIOs and their career span. After touring ten countries in 2018, the awards in 2019 would be going to 15 countries that include – UAE, KSA, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Ghana, Kenya, Egypt, India, Atlanta, Pakistan, Canada, Singapore and South Africa.

The CIO 200 Awards is flavored with a one-of-its-kind segment ‘TechTALK’, where the  ICT industry’s leading solution providers share the dais with four key end-users discussing problems, opportunities, challenges and solutions in real life.

With the start in September, the roadshow will culminate in a 2-day gala event in UAE on December 9th and 10th with the unveiling of the second edition of The BOTS.

The World CIO 200 Summit is much more than just a gathering of 200 CIOs. It is a year-round hive of activity across the globe, dedicated to keeping its finger on the pulse of the sector and communication within the industry alive. The conversation never stops with exclusive invitation only country specific briefings, celebrating success of local CIOs for their contribution & designed to inform the content of the main event. This is supplemented by post event networking session, and advisory boards. As experts in the market, the event shares insight and intelligence throughout the year with its community & celebrate the success of entire industry.
[The World CIO 200 Summit]
  • Showcase advanced tech solutions, business models and concepts
  • Be a part of powerful panel discussions by top leaders and experts
  • Decipher how your customers are segmented on the basis of offerings, technologies, end-user industries & regions
  • Network with top enterprise tech companies and government authorities
  • Meet and network with regional and global peers
  • Evaluate your organization’s technical competencies with other participating organizations
  • Share your mind with like-minded technology heads
  • Listen to and attend over 20+ global keynotes and tracks bringing the best and latest technology on board
  • Draft new regulations & policies at par with global standard.
  • Learn how to automate and cut costs of state services
  • Find regional and global thought leaders & supporters for your initiatives
  • Listen to the best practices of your global counterparts
  • Incentivize institutional change
  • Meet & network with early adopters who are transforming their business models; disrupting the sector as a whole
  • Explore potential of these future technologies; which is accelerating innovation & bringing advances in business competitiveness
  • On-board investors and top-notch advisors and get wide coverage by tech-bloggers, journalists & media houses
  • Meet founders, future-tech investors and get an in-depth view of business models
  • Possibly find partners or your next CTO, CEO or COO
  • Exchange market views and investment ideas with peers
  • Deep dive into innovative approaches to the technologies of the fourth industrial revolution