To orchestrate the individual parts of new power ecosystems effectively, it’s critical for digitalization to move from this current ‘casual IT’ state – where companies are mainly experimenting – to a ‘serious IT’ state, where technologies become mature, fully integrated and business-critical.

Predictive AI, machine learning, IoT and blockchain are critical to analyze demand and adjust power routing over distributed grids.

On July 27th, meet 3 CIO psychics as they make their predictions live, this is the future of Energy and its digital transformation.

CIOonline Energy

predictions panel


TUE, JUL 27, 2021

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM CT

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Are you a CIOpsychic?

CIOs aren't born with this gift, it takes a career on the frontlines of IT strategy to master the art of predicting tomorrow's advancements.

If you've tenured a career leading Information Technology you're already equipped with the roadmap and experience it takes to predict what's around the corner, so step up and take 1 of 3 seats where your crystal ball awaits!

Artificial Intelligence will have a dramatic impact on Employment.

In the future, Cyber-Security will become just as important as military strategy

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Meet the Chicago CIO Psychics

These CIOs weren't born with this gift, it took a career on the frontlines of digital defense to master the art of predicting an enemy they can't see.

Diego Ferrer

CIO, City of Chicago

Vince Fattore

CIO, Temperature Equipment Corporation

Chad Stallings

CIO,Mérieux NutriSciences

STEP 1: Click to be 1 of 3 Panelists

STEP 2: Live on CIOonline make your IT Prediction

STEP 3: Our live audience of CIOs & IT strategists vote crowning one the #ITpsychic

1 Moderator, 3 CIOs, 3 Game Changing Predictions 

The game of the CIO has become very predictive and over the years our CIO panelists have steered thousands on the road to enterprise innovation. From virtual power plants to home energy management where will digital transformation take Energy with Joseph Wolfgram, former VP and CTO of Mission Health we'll dive into this uncut reality of where we're at and where we're heading.


40 percent of all technology spending will go toward digital transformations

71% of top-performing CIOs have a separate digital team to help them scale their digitization efforts


Six in 10 enterprise executives believe IoT technology will play an important role in their organization’s digital business strategy.

6 in 10

$190  Billion

The AI market will grow to a $190 billion industry by 2025, according to research firm Markets and Markets

Meet the past CIO Psychics

These CIOs weren't born with this gift, it took a career on the frontlines of digital defense to master the art of predicting an enemy they can't see. Let's see which prediction crown one the CIOonline Energy #ITpsychic.

Mihail Tzekov

Head of Section I&O, EPO

Ankur Rastogi

Group Head - IT Application Management & Cloud Migration, Lufthansa Group

Simjees Abraham

Head of Global Technology, DB Schenker

Sudhakar Virupakshi

CIO, Par Pacific 

Neeraj Grotra

Head of Global Business Transformation and IT, Kinectrics Inc.

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Jeff Cornelius

EVP, Cyber-Physical Security, Darktrace

Joseph Letizia

Global IT Director, Armstrong Global Holdings