JOIN THE WORLD’S LEADING TECHNOLOGY EXECUTIVES MANAGING IT LIKE A BUSINESS

SEE THE 2014 TBM AWARD WINNERS
A highlight for the TBM conference for me has been the validation that the journey we've been on we feel almost solely is actually reflected in all these other amazing stories that we've been hearing throughout the conference.
- JAMES LAPLAINE, AOL

ABOUT 2015

Hosted by the Technology Business Management Council, the TBM Conference brings the greatest minds in technology to Chicago to explore best practices that produce greater value, align IT with business goals, and deliver TBM breakthroughs.

This year’s event will feature speakers and sessions that span the entire IT organization focusing on topics such as communicating IT’s value to the business, optimizing IT costs and investments, planning efficiently and accurately, and transforming the IT operating model.

The TBM Conference was designed to provide Global 2000 IT leaders with the education and collaboration they need to better manage and communicate the value of their IT investments.

C-Level
Executives


CEO, CIO, CTO, CFO and SVP of Infrastructure and Operations will find content highlighting strategies to promote innovation and transformation
within IT.
COLLABORATE AND NETWORK
WITH OTHER CIOS
ATTEND EXECUTIVE LED PANEL
DISCUSSIONS AND KEYNOTES
GAIN STRATEGIC LEARNINGS

Senior
IT Leaders


TBM office leaders; VP of Infrastructure, Sr. Director, Technology Controller, and Director level IT professionals will continue to find high value in the best practices and practical lessons.
ATTEND BEST PRACTICE WORKSHOP
AND PANELS LED BY TBM EXPERTS
ATTEND DEEP-DIVE SESSIONS ABOUT
THE DISCIPLINE OF TBM
GAIN TACTICAL TOOLS
View the 2014 Highlights
Key takeaways from the TBM Conference include:

IT Service
Delivery

Cost and Investment
Optimization

Accelerating
Transparency

IT and Business
Agility

Running the Office
of the CIO
Unlike most other technology-focused conferences, the TBM Conference is focused on one thing: helping IT leaders manage, optimize, and transform their IT organization with cost transparency. The TBM Conference provides attendees with the applied lessons, tactical skills, and proven best practices that have been successful in enterprise IT organizations for their peers.
View Our Full Agenda
The networking and being able to continue to see people in the industry, across different organizations, on a regular basis is really uplifting and provides energy for continuing to move forward at the next phase in your journey.
– JOHN JARVIS, MOLINA HEALTHCARE

FEATURED SPEAKERS


Mike Brown
CIO, ExxonMobil

Jim DuBois
CIO, Microsoft

Anil Cheriyan
EVP & CIO, SunTrust

Marc Raman
Merck
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This conference is not to be missed because you have the best and the brightest technology business management staff all under one roof for three solid days. Sharing their lessons learned and their visions for the future.
– LISA STALTER, COX ENTERPRISES

Top 10 Reasons to attend the 2015 TBM Conference

IMPROVE YOUR ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE the value of your IT investments to your business partners
LEARN HOW OTHER IT ORGANIZATIONS are investing in innovation
TRANSFORM your IT organization with Technology Business Management
MEET AND COLLABORATE with the leaders driving and shaping the profession of IT
SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENT Technology Business Management within your own organization
OPTIMIZE YOUR CURRENT IT investment portfolio to eliminate waste
HEAR BEST PRACTICES and case studies in TBM from leaders who have done it before
PLAN AND BUDGET next year’s technology costs with industry-leading techniques
LEARN HOW TECHNOLOGY COSTS can be translated into financial metrics
EXPERIENCING CHICAGO'S great architecture, food, and landmarks!

2015 TBM CONFERENCE SPONSORS 

Premier Sponsor, Founder and Technical Advisor to the TBM Council
Partner Principal
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If you have not started this journey, you're already behind. And in a world where things are changing as rapidly as they are, this is the level of dialogue that executives expect, and so if you can't engage in that dialogue, you're already at a competitive disadvantage.
– BRAD BUSICK, BILL & MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION

Eligibility Criteria

This event is designed for technology and IT leaders from Global 2000 organizations. Membership to the TBM Council is not required to attend this event.

The TBM Council reserves the right to review all event registrations and reject participation for registrations including consultants, vendors, lack of role fit, and any reason that may affect the integrity of the event.

If you have any questions regarding attendance, sponsorship or otherwise, please write to us at tbmconference@tbmcouncil.org.

Justification Toolkit

Make sure you get a chance to attend TBM Conference 2015 by using one of our letters to help justify your attendance. Simply click on your role to access the template that outlines the value that TBM Conference provides not just as an IT Leader, but your entire organization.