Program and Speakers

Kevin Campbell
SVP and CIO
Hunt Consolidated, Inc.
Chair, SMU EMIS
CIO Certificate Program

The program is designed by CIOs for CIOs. It provides need-to-know, practical knowledge for today’s CIO-track individuals. Participants will hear from and interact with industry leaders and domain experts during the eight half-day sessions over four Saturdays. The sessions are:
  • Business and IT Convergence
  • Program Management
  • IT Legal Matters
  • IT Sourcing Matters
  • Risk Management and Information Security
  • Strategy and Communications 
  • Leadership

The program runs for eight weeks and is held on alternating Saturdays on the SMU campus. The main program begins at 8:00am and ends at 4:30pm during those Saturdays. All fees are included in the cost of the program including books, campus parking and meals.

Highlight Speakers:

The team of speakers is composed of experts and leaders such as Charlie Feld, winner of multiple awards (CIO of the Year award, Smithsonian Award for Technology Excellence) and former CIO of Delta Airlines, Burlington Northern and Frito-Lay.

Charlie Feld
The Feld Group Institute
Austin Hutton
Hutton Consulting
David McLaughlin
Columbia Advisory Group
Peter Vogel
Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP
   
Daren Martin
Cultural Architect