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Set at the striking Mondrian London Hotel overlooking the River Thames, more than 70 CIOs, IT Directors and technology leaders gathered in celebration and conversation for the 2018 CIO 100.

The night's panel discussions were a hit, with 2018 CIO 100 leaders David Henderson from Global Radio, News UK CTO Christina Scott, Trainline CTO Mark Holt discussing themes from the 2018 CIO 100, including diversity and influencing organisational culture with CIO 100 judges Ian Cox and Jayne Nickalls.

Francis Crick Institute CIO Alison Davis, Addison Lee CIO Ian Cohen, NHS Blood and Transplant Chief Digital Officer Aaron Powell and Salesforce's Justin Wilson discussed the different ways CIOs are having positive impacts on products, customers and outcomes

The evening gathering on the South Bank was supported by headline sponsors Salesforce, and the #CIO100 hashtag was buzzing on Twitter all night. Here's a roundup of some of the best Tweets.

The night kicked off with warm words from CIO UK Editor Edward Qualtrough.