Winning Strategies: How CIOs Can Optimize Tech Costs and Impress Their CFO

Date: Tuesday, February 27th, 2024

Time: 15:00 - 16:00 GMT, 10:00 - 11:00 EST

Duration: 45min

Location: Online (Link to be provided upon registration)

Join us for an exclusive webinar designed specifically for CIOs looking to master the art of technology cost optimization while strengthening their partnership with CFOs.

In this dynamic 45-minute session, you'll discover actionable strategies and insights to not only reduce your organization's technology spend but also demonstrate the undeniable value of IT investments to your CFO.

Why Attend?

In today's rapidly evolving business environment, the pressure on CIOs to deliver more with less has never been greater. Balancing innovation with cost efficiency is a challenge, especially when it comes to aligning IT initiatives with broader financial goals. This webinar offers a unique opportunity to learn from industry experts on how to navigate these challenges effectively.

What You'll Learn:

  • Comprehensive Technology Audit: Uncover how to conduct detailed technology audits to identify and eliminate inefficiencies, redundancies, and unnecessary costs within your IT landscape.

  • Leveraging Cloud and SaaS Solutions: Explore strategies for transitioning to cloud services and SaaS solutions to reduce infrastructure and ongoing maintenance costs significantly.

  • Embracing Automation and AI: Discover how automation and AI can streamline operations, save time, and drastically cut operational expenses.

  • Vendor Management and Negotiation: Learn the best practices for managing vendor relationships, negotiating contracts, and securing value for money, including tips on moving vendors to achieve better terms.

  • Metrics That Matter to CFOs: Gain insights into the financial metrics and KPIs that matter most to CFOs and how to report on these to highlight the ROI of your IT projects.

  • Aligning IT Projects with Business Goals: Find out how to ensure your IT initiatives directly contribute to the company's broader business objectives, impressing your CFO and securing their support.

  • Building a Productive CIO-CFO Partnership: Learn how to establish effective communication channels, collaborate on budgeting and forecasting, and foster financial acumen within your IT teams to enhance alignment between IT and finance.

Who Should Attend?

  • CIOs and IT leaders seeking to optimize their technology spend
  • IT professionals looking to better align IT and financial goals
  • Any technology decision-maker aiming to foster a stronger relationship with their CFO

Interactive Q&A Session

Have specific questions? Our Q&A session will give you the opportunity to ask our experts about cost optimization, CIO-CFO collaboration, and more.

Don't Miss Out!

Space is limited. Register now to secure your spot in this essential webinar for CIOs committed to achieving technological excellence without compromising on cost efficiency. Impress your CFO by taking the first step towards a more financially savvy IT strategy.

Register for this Event

Dan Mankowitz

Daniel J Mankowitz

Staff Research Scientist - Deepmind
Brad Dowden

Brad Dowden

Founder - The CIO Circle