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About the Council

The Conference Board CIO Council is an invitation-only, confidential community where you draw on the group’s collective knowledge and collaboratively explore solutions. Through both in-person meetings as well as remotely you will gain insight beyond your industry, region, and point of view. The safe environment (free of vendor influence) and a capped group of true peers allow for a uniquely elevated level of conversation,unparalleled level of openness, and lasting connections. 


  • Disrupting Technologies as a base for new products and business models
  • Deliver successful (technology) change across a large organizations
  • How to structure the IT organization to meet emerging challenges: leveraging DevOps and Agile
  • (Digital) Architects / Architectures and Technology Transitions

Who Should Join?

Members will be CIOs, or senior executives responsible for digital/business transformation in their organisation, with a Global or EMEA remit.

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Patrick Arlequeeuw

Meet your Program Director

Patrick Arlequeeuw

Council Director, CIO Business and Transformation Council and formerly Digital Transformation Council, The Conference Board

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Council Membership

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CIO Business & Transformation Council

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