The CIO ORBIE Award recognizes CIOs who have shown excellence in technology leadership in Michigan. Congratulations to this year’s award recipients!
CIO ORBIE nominees & finalists are honored at a series of executive events, beginning with the Nominee Event and ending with the CIO ORBIE Awards.
Michigan CIO ORBIE Awards sponsors are highly valued partners invited by local CIOs to experience the unique opportunity of recognizing the senior technology leadership of top organizations in Michigan through a series of year-long events.
|7:15am - 8:00 a.m.||Pre-Event Networking|
|7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.||VIP Reception|
|8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.||CIO ORBIE® Awards|
Dr. Ravi Pendse serves as the Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer at the University of Michigan (USA). He is an Executive Officer and provides university-wide leadership and strategic direction for information technology. He is also a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Dr. Pendse has secured more than $21 million in external research grants, developed and taught courses in the areas of computer architecture, networking, and cybersecurity, earned several teaching awards, and published numerous scholarly articles co-authored with students. His research interests include areas of Internet of things, cybersecurity, and future of work.