FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, September 4, 2007
AZ Tech. Council
602.343.8324 x 104
ARIZONA TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL TO HOST A CIO FORUM
The Council Connect Event Will Feature Prominent Valley CIOs to Discuss Crucial IT Topics; Event to be
held Sep 13 at 7:00am
WHO Arizona Technology Council (www.aztechcouncil.org)
Harvey Nash (www.harveynash.com/usa)
WHAT: The CIO forum, “A Global, National and Arizona Perspective” is part of the monthly
Council Connect series. The roundtable discussion will explore the mindset, challenges
and strategies of IT leaders today, and analyze key findings from the Harvey Nash-
KPMG CIO survey.
WHERE: Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
6333 N. Scottsdale Road Scottsdale, AZ 85250
WHEN: September 13 2007
PANELISTS: > Lisa Daniels, Partner, IT Advisory Services, KPMG
> Michael Fong, Chairman & CEO, Calence/Co-Chair of the Governors Council
on Innovation & Technology
> Ray Rivera, CIO, Taser International
> Fred Mapp, President, Quality Service Solutions LLC
> Dave Wagner, CIO, ON Semiconductor
> Rich Walter, VP, Production Support Service, First National Bank of Arizona
COST: $35-Members / $55-Non-members
At the Door: $40-Members / $60- Non-members
The Arizona Technology Council, along with Harvey Nash and KPMG, invites you to attend the
September Council Connect: CIO Forum—A Global, National and Arizona Perspective. Dedicated to
exploring the mindset, challenges and strategies of IT leaders today, the Forum will look at key findings
from the recent Harvey Nash-KPMG CIO Survey.
With Harvey Nash, Vice President of Technology Solutions, Anna Frazzetto moderating a panel of local
Arizona CIOs in a roundtable discussion on the survey findings, this event promises to be an interactive,
thoughtful and lively affair. Our panelists represent technology visionaries from leading businesses.
FIND OUT WHY:
> CIOs today say that IT and business integration still has a long way to go
> IT budgets are on the increase
> Outsourcing is here to stay for businesses and IT leaders
Harvey Nash provides businesses around the globe with the high-caliber executives, IT Professional
Services and IT Staffing Solutions they need to efficiently and strategically achieve critical technology
goals that drive innovation and improve business performance.
KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing audit, tax and advisory services.