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Why technology is even more important for boards now

Why technology is even more important for boards now

How to distribute focus and investments across three horizons: immediate challenges, business recovery plans, and to create a future business with technology at its core.

Secret CSO: Etay Maor, IntSights

Secret CSO: Etay Maor, IntSights

What metrics or KPIs do you use to measure security effectiveness? “There are several good approaches to measuring security effectiveness, however, it ultimately boils down to risk management and mitigation.”

The partnership path to net zero carbon in the cloud

The partnership path to net zero carbon in the cloud

Digital transformation and the move to cloud offer organisations significant opportunity to decarbonise by leveraging net zero carbon IT services and data centre operations.

CTO Sessions: Mark Sheldon, Sidetrade

CTO Sessions: Mark Sheldon, Sidetrade

Which emerging technology are you most excited about the prospect of? “It has to be quantum computing, as it’s a totally different way of doing computing at a fundamental level…”

C-suite career advice: Rohit Khanna, Smarsh

C-suite career advice: Rohit Khanna, Smarsh

What tips would you give to someone aiming for a c-level position? "First off: believe in a cause, have meaningful relationships and be authentic – do not fake it!"

CIO Spotlight: Chris Bedi, ServiceNow

CIO Spotlight: Chris Bedi, ServiceNow

Does the conventional CIO role include responsibilities it should not hold? “I don’t think there are any responsibilities that CIOs shouldn’t have as IT impacts every facet of an organisation.”

Ethical tech: whose responsibility is it, anyway?

Ethical tech: whose responsibility is it, anyway?

How the ethical issues of developing new technology applications are being handled by different organisations, and the impact that these varying strategies are having on developers.

Secret CSO: Christopher Gerg, Tetra Defense

Secret CSO: Christopher Gerg, Tetra Defense

What advice would you give to aspiring security leaders? “Don’t burn bridges.”

CTO Sessions: Jens Krueger, Workday

CTO Sessions: Jens Krueger, Workday

How do you align your technology use to meet business goals? "Technology is there to support the business goals, so you have to start with those."

C-suite career advice: Yassine Zaied, Nexthink

C-suite career advice: Yassine Zaied, Nexthink

What tips would you give to someone aiming for a c-level position? “Take on management responsibility as soon as you can, even if it’s just to manage one person.”

Can European fintechs go global?

Can European fintechs go global?

Achieving global scale in an era of competition and uncertainty.

CIO Spotlight: Deidre Jonelle Cousins, GraceKennedy Ltd

CIO Spotlight: Deidre Jonelle Cousins, GraceKennedy Ltd

What business or technology initiatives will be most significant in driving IT investments in your organisation in the coming year? "Business and artificial intelligence is one of the key drivers of efficiency and overall improved...

Secret CSO: Richard Jones, Orange Cyberdefense

Secret CSO: Richard Jones, Orange Cyberdefense

What conferences are on your must-attend list? "I really enjoy the big industry events, such as Infosec Europe, and for me the main draw is the quality of the speakers…"

Business as unusual - how to lead differently in the workplace of the future

Business as unusual - how to lead differently in the workplace of the future

In a post-COVID setting, business leaders must recognise that it's vital to maintain the human touch - where people make decisions and share ideas instead of being tied down by algorithms.

CTO Sessions: Pete Hirsch, BlackLine

CTO Sessions: Pete Hirsch, BlackLine

What predictions do you have for the role of the CTO in the future? "The CTO of the future will be much more than a great technologist. The CTO must also be a great business leader..."

Risk, measured: components of cyber risk

Risk, measured: components of cyber risk

Why risk in the context of cybersecurity means more than simply the chance of something bad happening.

C-suite career advice: Luis Miguel Lancos, Elavon Merchant Services, subsidiary of U.S. Bank

C-suite career advice: Luis Miguel Lancos, Elavon Merchant Services, subsidiary of U.S. Bank

What are the most common mistakes made by candidates in an interview? "Candidates that are just looking for a job, and not searching for a job that is right for them…"

CIO Spotlight: Jen Felch, Dell Technologies

CIO Spotlight: Jen Felch, Dell Technologies

Looking back with 20:20 hindsight, what would you have done differently? "I would have spoken up a more loudly and a more frequently."

Gartner: accelerating AI deployments — paths of least resistance

Gartner: accelerating AI deployments — paths of least resistance

Gartner Analyst, Melissa Davis, outlines how data and analytics leaders can remove the most common barriers to production and accelerate from AI prototypes to scalable solutions.

How to make a risk analysis for a public cloud migration

How to make a risk analysis for a public cloud migration

Why you should make a risk analysis for a public cloud migration.

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