CIO WaterCooler Live! Winter 2018
Took place on the 28th November 2018
CIO WaterCooler Live! produced another fantastic gathering of the UK's foremost CIOs and IT Leaders.
Speaker included (with slide decks):
Fin Goulding, Co-Author of Flow/International CIO, Aviva
Fin embraces change, transformation and innovation in equal measures. Always at the forefront of Technology and not frightened to experiment or challenge the status quo. He is currently the International CIO at Aviva Group with technical responsibility for Europe & India with a remit to kill legacy, drive their Digital agenda by introducing the next generation of Agile based on Flow Principles and to disrupt the insurance business by collaborating with FinTech/InsurTech startups.
Ade McCormack is a former technologist, who today is focused on helping organisations thrive in the digital age. His zoom-out perspectives on the drivers behind today’s market realities enables leaders and their people to deeply understand the actions they need to take to remain economically relevant. He is a former columnist for the Financial Times and CIO magazine, both columns focusing on digital leadership, and has lectured on this topic at MIT Sloan School of Management.
Ade advises organisations on their transition to the digital age. He has worked across multiple sectors with some of the world’s most well-known brands in over 30 countries. Ade has written a number of digital age related books, including Beyond Nine to Five: Your Career Guide for the Digital Age and Biz 4.0: An anthropological blueprint for business in the digital age.
Ade is also founder of the Digital Readiness Institute, an online education service for digital age leaders - https://www.dri.guide/
Alan Mumby, Headhunter
Alan Mumby is a highly experienced Executive Recruiter with over 23 years top-level CIO/CTO/CDO recruitment experience in the UK and internationally. He recently decided to set up on his own account based out of Wiltshire but leveraging today’s technology to transcend geography.
Alan was a Partner and Head of the UK Technology, Entertainment & Communications (TEC) Practice in Odgers Berndtson London for 13 years, preceded by 10 years at Whitehead Mann running the CIO team there.
Introduction to Practical AI and Predictive Analytics - Alan Patrick, Founder, DataSwarm
Highlights from our last CIO WaterCooler Live - London