Event Details

Westin Copley Place

10 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA


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

2020 Nominations are Closed

Thank you for nominating the local CIOs who have implemented innovations, created competitive advantage, inspired teams to exceed expectations and aligned technologies to accomplish business strategy. The 2020 finalists will be announced in March.

2020 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.



Boston 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 New England through a series of year-long events.


2020 Boston CIO of the Year Awards Agenda

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

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

Leadership Award Recipient

Andi Karaboutis, Group Chief Information & Digital Officer, National Grid

Adriana (Andi) Karaboutis is recognized for her success as an innovative technology executive and a business leader across a range of sectors that include industry giants, such as, National Grid plc, Biogen, Dell, Ford and General Motors. Andi was appointed Group Chief Information & Digital Officer for National Grid in August, 2017, and as a member of the company’s Group Executive Committee, she is responsible for the development of an enterprise-wide digital strategy, delivery of information systems and services, digital security and risk as well as overall security.

Explore 20 years of CIO ORBIE finalists and winners.