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The CIO Forum is an annual event for technology professionals in the Greater Milwaukee Area to network and hear from a diverse group of CIOs on key technology trends and strategies. The CIO Forum is hosted by Technology United’s CIO Advisory Board members and benefits United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County. See the full list of CIO Advisory Board members participating below. 

Friday, February 18, 2022

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. CST

Friday, February 25, 2022

CIO Meetings (Sponsors only)

Why should you attend?

This virtual, half-day event brings together CIOs from major companies in the Milwaukee area.

  • Engaging Panel Sessions: Live-streamed discussions featuring a diverse group of CIOs speaking about key technology trends, strategies and today’s new complexities.  
  • Build Your Network: Interact with CIOs, CISOs, senior IT executives across companies and industries in an informal setting during our networking session. A list of committed participants can be found below. 

See highlights from the February 2021 CIO Forum.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Learn more about sponsorship opportunities. Deadline to sponsor is January 25, 2022.

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Register to Attend

Technology professionals are invited to join us on Friday, Febuary 18 for panel discussions on leading industry topics and networking with CIOs.

Registration is only open to IT practitioners. IT vendor company representatives are only allowed access through sponsorship of the event or Technology United membership.

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Keynote Panel: Managing a Hybrid Workforce

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Moderator

Kathy Henrich
Chief Executive Officer
MKE Tech Hub Coalition

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Panelist

Amanda Alwy
SVP North America Innovation & IT
ManpowerGroup

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Panelist

David Hotchkiss
VP, CIO
Medical College of Wisconsin

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Panelist

Steve Laurent
Global CIO
GE Healthcare

 

Breakout Sessions

Ransomware - Are You Prepared?

Moderator

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John Dunn
VP – Enterprise Cyber Security
GE Healthcare

Panelists

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Carl Erickson
CISO
Johnson Controls

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Molly Mulroy
EVP and Chief Administrative Officer
We Energies

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Peter Panagis
Global CIO
REV Group, Inc.

Transitioning from Discrete Products to a Digital Customer Experience

Moderator

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Kerrie Hoffman
Principal and Co-Founder
Get Digital Velocity, Inc.

Panelists

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Mark Lovelace
SVP, CIO
Fortune Brands Outdoors & Security

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Neal Sample
CIO
Northwestern Mutual

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Chad Steighner
CIO
Clarios

Emerging Technology (AR/VR, loT)

Moderator

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Antony D’Cruz
CIO, SVP IT
HSA Bank

Panelists

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Robert Cordova
Chief Technology & Strategy Officer
Milwaukee Bucks

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Sheldon Cuffie
VP & Enterprise CISO
American Family Insurance

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Darrin Vohs
CIO
Molson Coors Beverage Company

2022 Committed CIOs and VIPs

Advocate Aurora Health


Wendy Schafer
System VP HIT Strategy & Operations


American Family Insurance


Sheldon Cuffie
VP & Enterprise CISO


Ascension

Chris Bullerdick
Regional Technology Officer


Associated Bank


Mike Meinolf
CIO

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Joe Smits
CISO


Briggs & Stratton


Brian Olsson
CIO


Broan-Nutone, LLC Group


Ken Garfinkel
Group VP IT


Carroll University


Ryan Corcoran
Director of Informational Technology


Charter Manufacturing


Sarah Urban
VP, IT


City of Milwaukee


David Henke
CIO


Clarios


Chad Steighner
CIO

Prasanna Ramakrishnan
VP, Global CISO

Mary Dugan
VP, Global Infrastructure


Fortune Brands Doors & Security

Mark Lovelace
VP, CIO

Froedtert Health


Pavel Slavin
CISO

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Sony Jacob
CIO


GE Healthcare


Steve Laurent
Global CIO


Matt Silva
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer


John Dunn
VP - Enterprise Cyber Security


Generac Power Systems


Tim Dickson
CIO


Harley-Davidson Motor Company

Raj Velmurugan
CIO


HSA Bank


Antony D'Cruz
CIO/SVP IT


HUSCO

Eric Hanson
VP, Global IT


Hydrite Chemical Co.

Gary Branger
Director of IT


IAT Insurance Group


Manish Chawla
VP IT


Johnson Controls


Diane Schwarz
CIO


Krzysztof Soltan
Vice President, Enterprise Solutions and Shared Services

Carl Erickson
CISO

Johnson Financial Group

Tim Brown
SVP, CIO


Landmark Credit Union


Steve Hannan
CIO


ManpowerGroup

Amanda Alwy
SVP North America Innovation & IT


Medical College of Wisconsin


David Hotchkiss
Vice President and CIO


Milwaukee Brewers


Derek Hyde
VP Information Technology


Milwaukee Bucks


Robert Cordova
Chief Technology & Strategy Officer


Milwaukee County


Lynn Fyhrlund
CIO


Molson Coors Beverage Company


Darrin Vohs
CIO

Jeremy Bauer
Sr. Director Information Security


Navistar


Julie Ragland
SVP, CIO


Northwestern Mutual

Erick Rudiak
SVP Chief Technology Officer

Neal Sample
CIO


ProHealthCare, Inc.


Don Reichert
VP of Information Services

Regal Ware


Michael DeMartino
Director, Information Technology


REV Group, Inc.


Peter Panagis
CIO


Rockwell Automation


Chris Nardecchia
CIO


SC Johnson

Bernd Huber
CISO


Struxtion


Karl Gouverneur
CTO


The Tambellini Group

Kathy Lang
VP, Member Relations


U.S. Bank


Prescott Balch
SVP, Business Information Officer, Chief Technology Architect


Versiti


Lynne Briggs
VP, CIO


von Briesen & Roper, s.c.


Bill Caraher
CIO & Director of Operations


Waukesha County


Lance Spranger
CIO


We Energies


Molly Mulroy
VP & CIO

2022 CIO Forum Sponsors

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Verizon


Virtual Event Platform Partner

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Questions? Contact Maribel Rodriguez via email or at 414.263.8125