The successful CIO is a one that empowers themselves with the lessons, knowledge, and experience of a community. Nepal Patel - CIOsynergy Principal
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 25, 2012
The CIOsynergy team confirmed today Symplified as official sponsor of directIT Chicago, which will take place at the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago on February 9, 2012. Symplified provides seamless identity an access management across cloud, web and mobile apps used by employees, partners and customer. The company protects more than 3.8 million identities for customers in the healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, and telecommunications industries.
directIT Chicago is a strategic event where we welcome the Office of the CIO to share strategies, successes, failures, and lessons learned as they are an important part of the continual education of successful IT leaders. The role of the CIO requires an effective leadership model that will incubate a team of forward thinking innovators who can effectively leverage technology to support the goals of the business and its many facets. Who else better to guide these aspiring leaders than world renowned CEOs to the likes of Steve Forbes, Jimmy Wales, Howard Putnam, and Jeff Ma; all of whom have shared their recipes of leadership to 100's of CIOs and IT leaders through CIOsynergy.
Keynote Terry Jones founder of Travelocity.com, chairman of Kayak.com, and Chief information Officer at American Airlines/Sabre, has a proven track record of leading companies whose innovations have changed an industry. For the last five years through his consulting practice, as a board member and as a venture capitalist, Terry Jones has been helping companies use the tools and techniques he’s developed to keep up with this rapidly changing world. Terry Jones will challenge the audience to think outside the box, and the attendees will undoubtedly walk away with inspired ideas and concrete action items to implement in their companies.
For more information about or to participate in directIT Chicago visit http://symplified.ciosynergy.com, or contact Carlos Mendez, Event Director, at carlosm(at)ciosynergy(dot)com or 1.877.532.3480 ext. 411.
CIOsynergy was founded to provide a unique platform to bring together the true visionaries of enterprise IT leadership. These are the ‘thought leaders’ that instigate both change and stability within the organizations they serve.
The Cloud Identity Company Symplified provides seamless identity and access management across cloud, web and mobile apps used by employees, partners and customers. The company protects more than 3.8 million identities for customers in the healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, and telecommunications industries. Its Symplified service unifies access management, single sign-on, auditing and user management across any access device and can be delivered via a managed virtual gateway or the Symplified Trust Cloud™ which is hosted on the global, massively scalable Amazon Web Services platform.