California Public Sector CIO Academy 2015

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This invitation-only event brings together the C-level community unlike any other conference. Developed by and for government, the California CIO Academy is designed to address the most important policy, management and leadership issues surrounding the future of digital government and the role of the public sector CIO in the State of California.

This Year's Topics Include:

  • The Art of Negotiation
  • Grabbing and Passing the Baton, Without Dropping It!
  • Recruiting and Retaining the New Workforce – Millennials
  • Bridging the Divide and Lighting the Way
  • Innovating Every Day – Workshop
  • Leading People Through Transition
  • Don’t Boil the Ocean – How to Get ‘IT’ Done
  • Communicating the Right Way – It’s Not Just What You Say, It’s How You Say It – Workshop
  • Value in the Middle: Leadership Lessons from Oreo Cookies
  • Connected Government
  • Going Beyond Likes and Tweets
  • Mobile Workforce - Citizen Solutions, Devices and Policies


Featured Speakers:


Richard Lapchick headshot

The Power of Diversity and Inclusion: Lessons from Sports

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick, Human Rights Activist and Director, DeVos Sport Business Management, College of Business Administration, University of Central Florida

Innovating Everyday

Holly Green, Author, Owner, The Human Factor, Inc.


Anthony Huey headshotCommunicating the Right Way - It’s Not Just What You Say, It’s How You Say It

Anthony Huey, Owner, Reputation Management Associates


Barbara Gomolski headshot

How Top Leaders Achieve Break-Through Performance in Project Delivery

Barbara Gomolski, Managing Vice President, IT Finance and Workforce Management, Gartner




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