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Thursday, April 23, 2015
5:30pm - 8:15pm
Maggiano’s Little Italy

Today, global advances in Information Technology mean critical growth to the business, and IT leaders are being called into their golden age of strong leadership. For SIRVA CISO and IT front-runner Waqas Akkawi, seizing the moment starts with taking a literal look in the mirror. To be a business leader at the highest level, Akkawi believes he must look and act the part. By exuding confidence, paying attention to details and personally engaging untapped relationships in the business, IT executives and CISOs alike can engender more trust, forge greater partnerships and wield more influence. In this lively session, Akkawi shares the ways his surprising and practical mindset has maximized his leadership potential while adding to the secure growth of SIRVA.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015
7:00am - 9:15am
The Clubhouse-Oak Brook

Please join SIM and Linda Swift, CIO for the National Safety Council, on May 7th for breakfast at the Clubhouse in Oak Brook as Linda shares the objectives of the National Safety Council in adopting a digital marketing strategy and its’ two-year journey to achieve it. Linda’s presentation will provide the solutions that comprise the strategy and how those solutions worked together to re-launch the Council’s flagship nsc.org website, the core of its digital footprint.

This will be SIM’s final event before our summer hiatus so please make plans to attend by registering now.