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Find out about our Research

Gain fresh insights to share with your partners, customers and prospects

Tap into the CIO WaterCooler community to gain fresh insights or validate business cases.

Our research offering is the ideal way to take a barometer of the industry and create dynamic, thought-provoking content to share with your partners, customers and prospects.

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CIO WaterCooler Primary Research Reports offer key insight into the thinking of the modern-day IT & technology chief, all whilst providing you with a credible engaging asset to drive leads and engagement across your organisation.

Utilising the strength of our community to bring together actionable insights that allow you to drive strategic engagement. A CIO WaterCooler Primary Research study provides you with the opportunity to demonstrate thought leadership and open meaningful conversations with senior decision-makers.

What's in it for you:

Generate unique insights to share with your clients and prospects

End-to-end management, from conception to publication

Use our experts as a sounding board to refine marketing strategies

Syndication of the asset to the broad CIO Community


For a Practitioner, by a Practitioner.
Our Practitioner’s Briefs provide an independent CIO buyer’s perspective on a provider’s product or solution. They provide a link between the solution and the problem that it’s trying to address.

What's in it for you:

Our CIO practitioner will provide an overview of your product or solution to carefully articulate the benefits, use cases and applications in a language that resonates with your (potential) customers

End-to-end management, from initial review to the publication of asset

Market validation of related content

Syndication of the asset to the broad CIO Community

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VP Marketing, D4t4 Solutions

“Attending events like CIO WaterCooler LIVE are super important as we try to accelerate our pace, because we can only learn so much by ourselves. If we learn from each other it'll help us go much faster..."

Global CIO, Microsoft Corporation

It’s surprising how much CIOs have in common; finding a community like CIO WaterCooler you trust brings invaluable opportunities to share experiences and exchange knowledge.

CIO, Manchester Airports Group

"CIO WaterCooler delivered value across every aspect of cooperation around the LIVE event. They provided space for showcasing our experience, meeting peers in the industry, and as a result, winning new business. On top of that, the team is just fun to work with and very easy-going, which is the icing on the cake."

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