2018 CIO Summit: CIOs turned CEOs | Forbes Live
At our last Forbes CIO Summit, nearly 70% of CIOs indicated that they hoped to rise above that role. These three former CIOs have done so, going all the way to the top post. Two of the three have founded their own businesses. Each will describe the path from CIO to CEO.
Tim Campos, Founder, Pulsra; Former Chief Information Officer, Facebook
Stephen Gillett, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Chronicle; Former CIO, Starbucks & COO, Symantec
Jay Vijayan, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Tekion; Former CIO, Tesla
Yvonne Wassenaar, Chief Executive Officer; Airware; Former CIO, New Relic
Moderator: Peter High, President, Metis Strategy
2018 Forbes CIO Summit
April 15-16, 2018 — The Ritz-Carlton | Half Moon Bay, CA
The CIO Takes Center Stage With advancements in digital transformation, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analytics, and more, it has never been a better or more challenging time to be a Chief Information Officer. Forbes CIO Summit gathers the most influential of these leaders to explore today’s biggest technological challenges, foster deep collaboration and generate new ideas.
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