CIO50

Nominations

The third annual CIO50 List is open to the top technology leader within an organisation, who has overall responsibility and control of the ICT vision and IT direction of the company. The technology innovation/s that have changed the way an organisation operates

  • Why the innovation/s are unique in the marketplace
  • How the C-level executive collaborates and influences the organisation and its leadership team
  • The role technology plays in helping the organisation achieve its objectives

The CIO50

The CIO50 will showcase stories of innovation and leadership at organisations across different market sectors. There are two key pillars on the questionnaire which are: Business Innovation and Leadership.

Under the Innovation pillar, the nomination will describe the technology innovation/s introduced over the past two years that have changed the way the business operates.

Under the Leadership pillar, the nomination will describe the ways in which the technology leader has collaborated and influenced the organisation and its leadership team

The word count for responses to questions under each of the two pillars – Business Innovation and Leadership – is no more than 500 words (1000 words in total for both pillars).

The nominee is also welcome to share ways in which they and/or their organisation promotes Diversity and Inclusion initiatives (300 words maximum).

Please download the entry form here and email the completed form to sarah_putt@idg.com with the subject line: CIO50 2021.

Nominations will close on Friday August 27, 2021.

Download nomination form

Nominations for the best ICT-enabled community program

CIO New Zealand is also recognising the leading organisation that has developed a technology-enabled initiative that helped address a community or social issue.

The award will be presented in October 2021 when we will also present the CIO50, a list of the most innovative and transformative technology leaders in New Zealand.

If you wish to nominate your organisation, please download the questionnaire here and email it to sarah_putt@idg.com with the subject line: CIO50 2021 Community Award.

Nominations will close on Friday August 27, 2021.

Download nomination form