2019 CIO Summit - Join the 10th annual gathering of CIOs and senior IT Leaders in London

2019 CIO Summit - Join the 10th annual gathering of CIOs and senior IT Leaders in London
26 September 2019
Edward Qualtrough, Editor, CIO UK
Free to attend


The tenth annual CIO Summit will be held at 5-star Hotel, The Langham, on Thursday, 26th September 2019.

Located in the ballroom of the iconic Langham Hotel, you will be joined by your CIO peers, acclaimed tech leaders and seasoned industry experts for a day of networking, learning and troubleshooting. Exclusively for CIOs by CIOs, the CIO Summit is a platform and conference for CIOs, CTOs and IT Directors to share knowledge and ideas with their peers as well as to discuss new challenges and opportunities.

The 2019 CIO Summit will include a series of CIO presentations, discussions, panels, Q&As and masterclasses related to the role, and will provide an opportunity for delegates to showcase their successes, challenges, opportunities and best practice. 


8.30am - 5.00pm - The 2019 CIO Summit inc refreshment breaks and networking drinks


Lee James, Chief Technology Officer, Rackspace EMEA

Lee is responsible for helping Rackspace’s customers maximise their cloud investments across people, process and technology, as well developing new products and services.


As the Chief Technical Officer EMEA Lee’s experienced in developing and delivering industry-leading cloud, analytics and SAP services for global organisations. He’s also previously been awarded for innovation after building BP’s first multi-cloud platform.


In a prior role at Betfair, Lee was responsible delivering a DevOps-driven platform that performed more transactions than all the European stock markets each day. He particularly enjoys leading on global cloud transformations, advanced analytics platforms and cloud-inspired organisational transformation which delivers significant business value to customers.


Scott Carey, Group Editor, IDG UK B2B

Scott is an experienced enterprise technology journalist, as comfortable writing analysis as he is hosting industry events and appearing on broadcast media. He has a keen interest in big IT and cloud vendors, deep knowledge of the SaaS market and digital transformation at some of the UK's biggest companies, and a contacts book that covers the industry from top to bottom.

Edward Qualtrough, Editor of CIO UK

Edward is the Editor of CIO UK and has a particular interest covering digital strategy, leadership, enterprise culture, and diversity. Previously the CIO UK Online Editor, Edward meets regularly with Chief Information Officers and other business technology executives to discuss C-level issues and keep on top of industry trends and disruptive threats.

Who should attend

This is a free-to-attend event for all UK CIOs, CTOs, CDOs, Heads of IT, IT Directors, VP of Technology and senior IT executives. 

Please note, by registering for a CIO UK event, we cannot guarantee your attendance. Once registered, final decision is at organisers discretion.


For further information email: [email protected]