Many Thanks to the Participants, Organizers and Sponsors of the CIO SUMMIT and International Academy of CIO Annual Conference 2023

Many thanks to the CIO Club of Uzbekistan and the Ministry of Digital Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan and INHA University of Tashkent and for partnering with the International Academy of CIO on the CIO Summit and IAC Annual Conference held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan in September 2023.

The joint theme of the event was the Digital World – Challenges for the CIO. The program included presentations by international experts, panel discussions and sections on the exchange of experience between CIOs. The main topics of the summit were infrastructure and cybersecurity, training of IT personnel, changes in legislation, artificial intelligence and automation of business processes.

Congratulations to Akhadbek Dalimov, Chairman of Board CIO Club Uzbekistan and Elena Bellio, Ph.D., Professor of the Department of Management, Cà Foscari University, Venice, Italy, for receiving the IAC Leadership award and Jantima Award, respectively.

Please see below for a gallery of stills, videos, and agenda from the event.


The annual meeting of the International Academy of CIO, CIO SUMMIT 2023 was held in Samarkand


Welcome speech by Jean-Pierre Auffret, President of the International Academy of CIO and George Mason University


Alexander Ryzhov
The possibilities and limitations of hybrid intelligence in the analysis of data related to medicine and health care


Ken Wang
Application thinking and case sharing of zero trust security model


Andrew Beklemishev
Global digital trends and their significance
for the agenda of IT directors


Alexander Igorevich Sokolov
Aspects of CIO training. Experience of a leading business school in Russia


Bikesh Kurmangaliyeva
Experience of digital transformation in the Republic of Kazakhstan


Luca Buccoliero, Elena Bellio
The effects of COVID risk perception on the patients digital journey; Health System Reforms: The Role of Health Systems telemedicine


YoungSik Kim
Digital Transformation of Korea