Our Approach INSPIRATION. SHARING EXPERIENCES. NETWORKING. The CIOforum provides a unique peer network for business executives, corporate partners and professionals to address the common issues each of us face in a world changing by technology. CIOforum membership is an active undertaking; its purpose is to create, participate, collaborate and succeed by sharing best practices, benchmarks, and future perspectives. IT vendors who partner with the CIOforum are expected to inform and challenge our members about new IT innovations and especially the opportunities that they enable. Our Mission The mission of the CIOforum is to be a professional and independent non-profit organization which unifies and supports the IT community of Belgian business. The CIOforum addresses professionals who have a leading IT position in an enterprise located in Belgium. “Members are expected to be committed to the future of the IT profession, have strategic insight to promote the creation of business value using IT, and who enjoy sharing knowledge and uplift the profession through networking.” Our Background Launched in 2001, the CIOforum is a networking community where you can share knowledge and collaborate with peers on strategic IT issues. The CIOforum was created to allow members to ask and share information to benefit of the entire Belgian IT community. The CIOforum provides a unique network to address the issues and trends that IT professionals face, in an increasingly changing business environment. The CIOforum is also connected to the EuroCIO (European) Forum and the Dutch CIOforum community. The European CIO Association (EuroCIO) is the only European, independent, not-for-profit representative for the large IT-users (demand side of IT), both private and public. With far over 600 organizations as members, represented by their highest IT-manager or CIO and representing over 500.000 IT workers, EuroCIO is “the” largest organization in its kind also at global level, with links to other CIO communities around the world. Today’s Identity Card The CIOforum vzw is by its member IT organisations represented in 33 business sectors, 120 countries with a workforce of 11 000 employees and a total budget of 2,5 billion Euro.