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Honoring enterprise teams and executives that enable breakthrough models and strategies through the use of transformative technologies
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- We live in a world where the status quo and traditional strategies no longer suffice, where what we least expect happens more often, and where the very nature of what it means to innovate is forever changed. How can we prepare for these shifts, and who are the leaders that will take advantage of these trends by pushing the envelope and creating the space in which their team's creative energy can flourish? The Chief Information Officer (CIO) Impact Awards at the 2nd Annual ConNEXTions 2014: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange will honor those enterprise teams and top executives enabling breakthrough new business models and strategies through the innovative use of transformative technologies.
Nominations are open to companies and their IT teams from around the world. There is no fee for nominating projects for the CIO Impact Awards. IT leaders may nominate their projects directly, or IT solution providers may nominate their customers' breakthrough projects. For each nomination submitted, nominees are required to identify a senior project sponsor at vice president level or above. Nominations will be evaluated by a panel of expert Frost & Sullivan judges.
Nominations can be made in the following six technology-specific categories for outstanding projects completed by an enterprise IT team:
In addition to selecting winners in each awards category, the CIO Impact Awards will honor two CIO Innovators of the Year among all of the project award winners. These winners are CIOs whose teams had the most positive impact on their enterprises' strategic innovation and delivered a significant competitive advantage. One winner will be from a large enterprise, and one from a small to medium sized enterprise.
CIO Impact Award winners will receive the following benefits:
To request a nomination form or for more information regarding the CIO Impact Awards Gala at the 2nd Annual ConNEXTions: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange, please visit: www.frost.com/cioawards. The deadline to submit nominations is Nov. 15, 2013. If you have questions, you may also contact Jeff Moad at Jeffrey.email@example.com or 510-531-3456.
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