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2024 CIO of the Year

When: April 18, 2024

Where: The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh

About Event


CIO of the Year is your opportunity to recognize and honor the accomplishments of Southwestern PA’s most hardworking IT/technology leaders and up-and-coming stars and tech trailblazers. Join us for cocktails, dinner, and networking at one of the biggest celebratory events of the year—it's a night you and your team surely won’t want to miss!

Congratulations to the 2024 CIO of the Year Award Finalists and to the 2024 CIO Choice Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Charles Bartel, VP, IT & CIO at Duquesne University! Click here to learn more about this year's Finalists and CIO Choice Awardee!

When: Thursday, April 18, 2024

Where: The Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh | 1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

VIP Reception (Invitation-only): 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Technology Showcase & General Cocktail Reception: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Dinner & Awards Ceremony: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Networking: 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Early Bird | $215
Regular | $245
Late | $275

Table of 10:
Early Bird | $1650
Regular | $1875
Late | $2025

Early Bird | $415
Regular | $475
Late | $515

Table of 10:
Early Bird | $2350
Regular | $2575
Late | $2700

*Early Bird Pricing ended March 29, 2024

Registration & Payment Policy:
Online Registration will close 1-2 days prior to event. Pre-Registration is always requested, when possible, so that we may best plan for your arrival. Walk-in registrants, when accepted, must pay onsite (additional fee required) with a credit card or check to obtain entry to the event, no exceptions.  Refunds requested less than 2 business days prior to the event will not be granted.  Substitutions are welcome.  
*Be sure to complete check-out all the way to "submit order" from bottom of page.

Thanks to our 2024 Sponsors & Event Partners

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VIP Reception Sponsor:


Technology Showcase & General Reception Sponsor:


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Gold Sponsors:


Silver Sponsors:


Participating Sponsors:

Video Production Partner

A/V Partner

Print Partner

Contact Information:
For event, nominations, or logistics questions - Allison Kaharick, Sr. Director, Major Programs,
For registration questions - Megan Colf, Director of Event Management,
For sponsorship questions - Ashley Steckel,  VP, Business Development,
For membership questions - Brooke Wozniak, Business Development Manager,