Ask the CTO: All About IT
Same great program, neat new date
Friday, February 27, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Speaker Jo Hoppe, a leading Chief Technology Officer, IT guru and all-around technology insider, will explain everything to know about IT (why don’t my systems talk to one another?) and everything your Chief Technologist wishes you knew (down with rogue spreadsheets!). Learn how to wrangle big data, best practices for email management and more.
Our Speaker: Jo Hoppe is an experienced executive who has held a wide range of Information Technology, Software Development and Operations positions in Fortune 500 companies.
She spent the last five years at PAREXEL, a $2 B global Contract Research Organization serving the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical industries. PAREXEL has over 14,000 employees with offices in 52 countries.
Prior to joining Parexel, Jo worked at Pegasystems where she served as CIO. In this capacity, Jo was responsible for designing and building a comprehensive portfolio of enterprise solutions and products.
Previously Jo worked at CMGI, a $1.2B global Internet holding company where she held the dual role of EVP/CIO of CMGI, and CTO of uBID, CMGI’s $750M online auction and eCommerce business. She also held CIO positions at Addison Wesley Longman (now Pearson Education), Pearson Plc's $5 B educational content/media company, and at Houghton Mifflin Co.
Jo is an active member of Society for Information Management (where she holds the position of President of the Board ) and has been featured in CIO Magazine, Upside Magazine (Outstanding Women in Technology), Mass High Tech, Boston Women’s Journal, ComputerWorld, Publishers' Weekly and the Seybold Report.
**Registration Now Open**
$15 Members | $35 Non-Members