The most prestigious CIO Event of the year.

CIO 100 Symposium & Awards is where leading CIOs of award-winning organizations set the stage and provide the roadmap for others to follow. No other event in North America provides the access and ability to engage with such a prestigious group of ITDMs at one event.


$86.60b
in Buying Power represented by the 900+ attendees* expected

Our Trusted Voice Dictates Decisions
Our events reach buyers at the point they are purchasing. In fact, sourcing new partners is a top reason they attend. Be the partner our participants find at the event.

Today’s CIOs and Chief Digital Officers need your help to fuel innovation, velocity and automation for their organizations, and they’re buying tools and solutions across all areas of IT including:

• digital transformation
• automation
• clouds, whether hybrid, on premises, or saas
• cloud strategy and architecture
• cloud and data storage resources
• collaboration
• customer and employee experience
• data
• data centers
• digital infrastructure
• as-a-service IT infrastructure models and deployment
• network strategy and management
• IT and cloud security

You need valuable leads. Get them when you sponsor IDG’s CIO 100 Symposium and Awards, taking place August 17-18, 24-25, where your organization can share the virtual stage and conversations with award-winning CIOs, CTOs and digital leaders and buyers across all industries and government. It’s your place to leverage thought leadership by telling CIOs and digital buyers how your solutions:

• Help organizations create innovation, velocity and automation
• Add tangible value to their evolving and expanding digital environments
• Improve the reliability of their digital resources through tailored product demonstrations

Sponsor the most strategic event of 2021 for CIOs and technology leaders – and join a conversation with buyers that’s unmatched anywhere else.


Connect and Build Pipeline

Engage with 500+ attendees from companies seeking solutions in this challenging new world. The conversations you begin at the event will continue to fill your sales pipeline in 2021 with decision makers exploring new solutions for their organizations.

A Chance to Speak

Deliver your company’s point of view and thought leadership platform by utilizing the speaking opportunities built into sponsorship packages.

A Chance to Demo

Have an announcement or new product to showcase? Use your networking booth to offer a first glimpse to decision makers.

A Chance to Connect with Award winning CIOs

At the CIO 100 Symposium & Awards, CIO Hall of Fame inductees and CIOs of award-winning organizations will tell their stories of excellence, perseverance and preparedness to navigate through modern history’s most challenging era of business survival, resilience, endurance, and change management. This virtual event will inspire and recognize those navigating through modern history’s most challenging era.

Continue the Conversation

Over the course of each event, attendees return again and again, continuing to visit your booth and drive engagement.

*expected 2021 attendance, not guaranteed