For over 23 years, the CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards have recognized over 1,000 technology executives for outstanding leadership and the business value created by technology innovation. For the first time ever, ORBIE winners from chapters across the US will participate in the National CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards, presented by InspireCIO.
June 21, 2021 • 12:00 P.M. EDT
The Finalist Event honors CIO finalists in categories such as Nonprofit/Public Sector, Corporate, Enterprise and Global. Gold sponsors introduce the incoming CIO of the Year finalists. Attendance is limited to CIO finalists, CIO members, CIO guests and select sponsor executives.
July 15, 2021 • 7:00 P.M. EDT
The most exclusive event in the CIO of the Year program is the Wine Experience. This event includes a flight of sommelier selected wines, and attendance is limited to CIO finalists, CIO members and select sponsor executives. Sponsor executives are personally introduced by a CIO, who has the opportunity to share personal anecdotes and serve as an advocate for their most trusted business partners. The collegial format creates a unique opportunity for strengthening existing relationships and establishing new connections.