2024 CIO of the Year

CIO of the Year is your opportunity to recognize and honor the accomplishments
of Southwestern PA’s most hardworking IT leaders and up-and-coming IT stars. Join us for cocktails, dinner, and networking at one of the biggest celebratory events of the year—it's a night you and your IT team surely won’t want to miss!

Past finalists include Information Technology and Security Officer executives from companies of all sizes, non-profits, and government/higher education institutions. Each year, winners are selected for individual category awards with one member of the IT community receiving the overall CIO Choice Lifetime Achievement Award.

Chief Information Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, and IT team members in equivalent positions are eligible and will be recognized for their innovation and creativity in planning and deploying their enterprise systems, future technology goals, management philosophies, and service to the industry
and community

When: Thursday, April 18, 2024

Where: The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh | 1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

VIP Reception (Invitation-only): 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Technology Showcase & General Cocktail Reception: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Dinner & Awards Ceremony: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Networking: 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.


Early Bird | $215
Regular | $245
Late | $275

Table of 10:
Early Bird | $1650
Regular | $1875
Late | $2025

Early Bird | $415
Regular | $475
Late | $515

Table of 10:
Early Bird | $2350
Regular | $2575
Late | $2700

*Early Bird Pricing ends March 29, 2024

Registration & Payment Policy:
Online Registration will close 1-2 days prior to event. Pre-Registration is always requested, when possible, so that we may best plan for your arrival. Walk-in registrants, when accepted, must pay onsite (additional fee required) with a credit card or check to obtain entry to the event, no exceptions.  Refunds requested less than 2 business days prior to the event will not be granted.  Substitutions are welcome.  
*Be sure to complete check-out all the way to "submit order" from bottom of page.

Contact Information:
For content or logistics questions - Program Director: Marie Pelloni, Director of Talent, STEM, & Workforce Innovation Initiatives, [email protected]
For registration questions - Megan Colf, Director of Event Management, [email protected]
For sponsorship questions - Ashley Steckel,  VP, Business Development, [email protected]
For membership questions - Brooke Wozniak, Business Development Manager, [email protected]

4/18/2024 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time
The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh 1000 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh 15222

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