25 May, 2022 | Melbourne, Australia

Leading Modernisation & Measuring Value

Collaborate and learn with 130 CIOs and IT leaders responsible for delivering on the technology strategy for 1/4 of Australia’s GDP.

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Leaders must respond to the new demands of 2022 with resilience and agility.

The focus now lies in innovating and capitalising on the silver linings, whilst reducing risk, to emerge stronger than before.

Past Speakers

Harness the collective intelligence of the world’s foremost thought leaders to learn best practices and be inspired.

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Peter
Weill
Chairman and Senior Research Scientist at MIT CISR

Peter Weill

Chairman and Senior Research Scientist at MIT CISR

About

Peter Weill’s work centers on the role, value, and governance of digitization in enterprises. Weill joined the MIT Sloan faculty in 2000 to become director of MIT Sloan’s Center for Information Systems Research (CISR).

MIT CISR is funded by approximately 100 corporate sponsors and patrons, and undertakes practical research on how firms generate business value from Information Technology (IT). As chair, Weill focuses on globalizing the center’s research and delivery. In 2008, Ziff Davis recognized Weill as #24 of The Top 100 Most Influential People in IT, the highest-ranked academic. In Dec 2019, his 2015 MIT SMR article Thriving in an Increasingly Digital Era was recognized as one of The Best 10 SMR Articles in the 2010s.

Peter has worked on digitization issues with the Executive Committees and Boards of more than 40 companies globally. He conducts workshops for key conferences, including the CEO Summits for Microsoft, IBM, and SAP, and the International Monetary Conference.

Paul
Cobban
Chief Data & Transformation at DBS Bank

Paul Cobban

Chief Data & Transformation at DBS Bank

About

Paul Cobban, Chief Data and Transformation Officer at DBS, has helmed the cultural, digital, and data transformation that secured for DBS the distinction of being the only bank in history to be recognised as the World’s Best Bank three years in a row – “Best Bank in the World” by Global Finance (2018, 2020), “Global Bank of the Year” by The Banker (2018) and “World’s Best Digital Bank” by Euromoney (2019).

Based in Singapore, Paul and his team are responsible for enabling the bank’s strategic agenda to build a strong digital foundation by driving ambitious innovation, data-driven decision making and an Agile start-up culture, anchored in excellence in customer and employee experiences.

Since 2009, Paul has led multiple bank-wide transformation programmes at DBS to drive continuous improvement through process re-engineering, Human Centered Design, Journey thinking and data analytics. With data and design thinking at the forefront, Paul set out to transform DBS to a digital platform company around a culture-based vision of becoming a 29,000-person start-up, an achievement recognised by Harvard Business Review in 2019 (Top 10 Business Transformations of the decade).

Considered one of the leading cultural transformation practitioners in the world, Paul is regularly sought after for global speaking engagements to share his experiences. He has co-authored a book on the culture of innovation (“Eat, Sleep, Innovate”) and was a finalist for the inaugural Clayton M. Christensen award for the best article in innovation published in Harvard Business Review. Paul currently chairs the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) Future-Enabled Skills Work Group, is on the board of EFMA, and is an IBF Fellow. He also sits on the FinTech Advisory council for the Institute of International Finance (IIF). For the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), Paul is also Co-Chair of the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA), IMDA’s SkillsFuture initiative.

Angela
Coble
Director, Business Technology at J&J Medical (#2 in CIO50 2020 Awards)

Angela Coble

Director, Business Technology at J&J Medical (#2 in CIO50 2020 Awards)

About

An executive leader, board member, internationally published author and Doctoral Researcher, with experience in healthcare, utilities, finance and agriculture, Ange is passionate about people. Ange has more than two decades of academic studies in Leadership, Organisational Change & Behaviour, balanced with practitioner-level technology qualifications as a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM). In 2019 Ange was announced as #18 in Australia’s Top50 CIO’s – the second time Ange has made this illustrious list.

With qualifications across various domains, Ange has embarked on her Doctorate (Leadership & women in technology) and is Chair of an Advisory Board Member with CEC (IDG company), regularly contributes to publications and events such as CeBIT, Women InTech and emerging technology start-up advisory’s. An inquiring mind – continuously learning, coaching others and mentoring our next Leaders – Ange leads the D&I strategy to foster an inclusive organisation environment that champions advancement through the Women In Leadership resource group.

Rocky
Scopelliti
Futurologist | Author | Professor | Board Director | Chief Scientist

Rocky Scopelliti

Futurologist | Author | Professor | Board Director | Chief Scientist

About

Rocky Scopelliti is a world-renowned futurologist. His pioneering behavioural economics research on the confluence of demographic change associated with Millennials, and digital technology, have influenced the way we think about our social, cultural, economic and technological future.

His new Australian-first book just released Australia 2030! Where the bloody hell are we?, is a fascinating window into Australian professionals sentiment about the decade ahead, based on a major study conducted before and during the eye of the COVID-19 storm. His other book ‘Youthquake 4.0 – A Whole Generation and The New Industrial Revolution’ has now being translated into Vietnamese, Korean, Indonesian and Chinese languages.

As a media commentator, his unique insights have featured on SKY Business News, The Australian Financial Review, ABC Radio National, The Economist, Forbes and Bloomberg. As an international keynote speaker, his presentations have captivated audiences across Asia Pacific, the USA and Europe including Mobile World Congress. As a thought-leader, over 150 boards and leadership teams, including Fortune 100 corporations, each year seek his advice on strategy.

In an executive capacity, he is a member of the Optus Business Leadership team as the Director, Centre for Industry 4.0 where he leads the specialist team creating world-class thought-leadership and innovation on the 4th Industrial Revolution.

In a non-executive capacity, he is an Adjunct Professor Industry at the University of Technology Business School, a director on the board of Community First Credit Union, on the advisory board for REST Super and Wake by Reach and former member of the Australian Payments Council.

Educated in Australia and trained in the USA at Sydney and Stanford Universities respectively, he has a Graduate Diploma in Corporate Management and an MBA. He is also a graduate and member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Connecting the Region’s
Top CIOs and IT leaders

CIO Edge is an invitation-only conference that brings together technology executives from the region’s most influential Enterprise and Government organisations, including:

CIO Edge gathers leading Technology and IT stakeholders for an interactive day.

Hear from the experts, draw upon the collective intelligence of our region’s top CIOs, and learn the next steps from others on similar journeys.

With complete health and safety compliance, we are finally able to meet again face-to-face to share war stories, validate and compare lockdown and distributed workforce strategies.

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Why you should be here

Peer Introductions

Increase your own ability via a network of trusted connections by meeting with expert stakeholders and calibre peers. Every delegate must qualify to join the community.

Personalised Agenda

Self select your path through your choice of keynotes, panels, roundtables and workshops, perfectly aligning our content with your tactical and strategic needs.

Practical Insights

Global speakers ahead of you on the journey equip you with their learned experience, giving you the competence and tools you need.

Debating Critical Themes

01 Measuring Value

How do you measure new soft skills like collaboration, CX, EX, operational efficiency and value from ecosystems?

02 Dashboard Your Transformation with MIT

How much ‘digital value’ do companies create, and vitally: how much do they capture, and how to track progress? MIT’s shares framework on how to best navigate transformation.

03 DBS Bank Case Study

The bank’s strategic agenda to build a strong digital foundation by driving ambitious innovation, data-driven decision making and an agile start-up culture, anchored in excellence in CX and EX.

04 Leading Modernisation

The CIO role has increased to oversee the modernisation of perceptions of IT and attitudes towards ‘value’ across executive leadership and company as a whole.

05 Creating a High Performing Team

To take the company through a modernisation mindset shift and change to an innovative new world view, we need to apply new ways of working across the whole organisation.

06 Marketing IT’s Value

Does “the organisation” understand the value that IT brings to the table? Does your IT department know how to get and hold the attention of the organisation?

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