The 5th Annual CIO India Conclave will be held in Goa from March 20 – 21, 2016 at . Over 20 plus senior level speakers and 60 plus C-suite executives from different industries are expected to participate in this event.

The CIO Conclave offers opportunities for leading IT thinkers to collaborate on current industry challenges and trends. Attending CIOs and IT executives engage in peer-on-peer networking, while discussing the issues currently affecting CIOs from a variety of industries.

Some of the country’s most influential IT professionals will be in the state as part of this Conclave.  The theme of this year’s summit is CIOs in Transition – The Shift from Cost-Saver to Value Provider. The opening keynote speech will be delivered by Pavan Duggal, president, and advocate Supreme Court of India. He will speak about what CIOs need to know about Indian Cyber law compliances.

On the agenda will be subjects like Enterprise Collabora and communication – Unlocking value and productivity through business messaging, The CIO Vision – Fostering new levels of innovation & productivity through information technology and Centralizing IT: The business, technology and service alignment to name a few. A talk show will be hosted on does the new world CIO make a difference to the organization? There will be an exploration of the transformation on of the CIO from a pure technologist to a business strategist. Focusing on transformative technology – building agile and cost effective frameworks and the need for; thinking futuristic and implementing today’ to stay ahead in the game.

Pavan Duggal(, Vipul Anand(Jindal Steel & Power Limited), Shailesh Dudani(Flock) , Chetan Agarwal(Lodha Group),Puneet Kaur Kohli(Bajaj Capital), Ritu Madbhavi(FCB Ulka Pvt Ltd) , Viloo Williams (Jaslok Hospital) , Suresh A. Shanmugam (Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services)  , KRC Murty(Deutsche Bank Ag)  are some of the speakers at the event.

The Conclave is to be held at Resort Rio, Baga, Arpora.