Rob Meikle, Chief Information Officer (CIO), City of Toronto

OPENING KEYNOTE: Changing Role of the CIO

In his role as CIO, Rob provides visionary leadership for the delivery of flexible and integrated information and communication technology solutions that enable and drive Service Excellence. 

Rob is a strategic business leader who is innovative and results driven with a proven track record of 20+ years’ experience planning, developing, and implementing award winning global business and technology solutions in the private, public and not for profit sector.
He has received globally recognition for his visionary leadership and ability to maximize the potential of teams to achieve transformational results.
Rob became the first Canadian Municipal CIO to be named on the prestigious global CIO 100 honoree list. In addition, he has received the Global Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leadership Award and the National Government (GTEC) Next Generation Leadership Award.