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OHTec CIO Symposium 2017

09.07.17 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Sheraton Cleveland Airport Hotel, 5300 Riverside Drive, Cleveland, OH 44135

Please join OHTec, a program of the Greater Cleveland Partnership, for the 2017 CIO Symposium, the longest-running gathering of CIOs in Northeast Ohio.

Since 2000, the CIO Symposium has offered an exceptional forum for CIOs and IT executives to share insights on critical business issues and make important connections with each other.

Through thought-provoking keynote speakers and engaging breakout sessions, the 2017 symposium will offer an invaluable experience for CIOs of any industry, from any size enterprise and at any stage of their career.

It includes keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and tech talks focused on innovation, tech trends, insights on the future of tech, executive leadership strategies and more. Click for more information about the program.

Morning Plenary Speakers

Hu Yoshida
Chief Technology Officer
Hitachi Data Systems

Hubert Yoshida is responsible for defining the technical direction of Hitachi Data Systems. Currently, he leads the company's effort to help customers address data life cycle requirements and resolve compliance, governance and operational risk issues.

He was instrumental in evangelizing the unique Hitachi approach to storage virtualization, which leveraged existing storage services within Hitachi Universal Storage Platform® and extended it to externally-attached, heterogeneous storage systems.

Greg Knieriemen
Chief Technology Strategist
Hitachi Data Systems

Greg Knieriemen is the Chief Technology Strategist for Hitachi Data Systems.

He helps develop, drive and communicate the vision and application of HDS technology globally.

He is also known for his irreverent tech podcast "Speaking in Tech," which is distributed weekly by Europe's largest tech publication, The Register.


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Please note that this event is open to CIOs and their direct reports. For more information, please contact the GCP events team at 216.592.2390 or

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