Event Details

Cobb Galleria Centre

200 S. Main St., Atlanta, GA

November 22, 2019

7:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Nominate a CIO

Nominations for the 2019 CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards are set to open in April. Feel free to pre-nominate a CIO.

2019 Awards Season

CIO of the Year nominees & finalists are honored at a series of executive events, beginning with the Nominee Reception and ending with the CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards breakfast.


2019 Keynote

Ed Bastian, Delta Airlines

A 20-year Delta veteran, Ed now has the honor of serving the world’s most reliable, customer-focused airline as CEO. While he has held many roles since joining Delta in 1998, Ed’s most important one has been to take care of our people, so that they can continue to take great care of our customers.



Georgia CIO of the Year 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 Georgia through a series of year-long events.


2019 Georgia CIO of the Year Awards Agenda

Table reservations will be available in September

7:00am Registration & Networking
7:00am VIP Reception*
8:00am CIO of the Year® Awards Breakfast
10:15am Q&A with Keynote**

*Access limited to CIOs and select sponsor representatives.
**Access limited to CIOs, their direct reports, and select sponsor representatives.

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

The Lifetime Achievement ORBIE Award recognizes individuals who have provided long-term contributions to their organization, industry, and community. The 2019 Lifetime Achievement Recipient will be announced in June.

View 20 years of CIO ORBIE finalists and winners.