Chief Digital Officer community
Where the world's leading Chief Digital Officers converge
Welcome to HotTopics' global CDO Community - a hub of global Chief Digital Officers. This diverse and vibrant community not only ignites innovative discussions and insights, but also facilitates exceptional executive networking opportunities. Experience inspirational events, connect with peers and industry leaders from diverse regions and industries, and get recognised through our prestigious awards. Contribute to industry-defining conversations, and gain access to a wealth of thought leadership content spanning across the most relevant tech themes.
Join our CDO Community today, fostering connections, inspiring action, and influencing the future of technology for a better tomorrow.
Connect and collaborate in our global C-suite network
Fuel your innovation at transformative events
Access cutting-edge insights from industry leaders
Awards & recognition
Recognise excellence with our prestigious awards
CDO community highlights
Live from Abbey Road Studios
Our hybrid events welcome leaders from all over the world to set the technology agenda on a global stage.
Meet the HotTopics
Our advisory board helps shape HotTopics' activities across the year, including The Studio.
CIO , GE Healthcare
CIO, 888 Holdings
CTO, Royal Pharmaceutical Society
CISO, Energy Australia
CDIO, Costa Coffee
CIO & CPO, OVO Energy
Global CISO, Ramsay Health Care
CISO, Delta Airlines
CIO & CISO, Petrofac
CTO, William Hill International
CIO, Acacium Group
Chief Innovation and Digital Officer, Halma
CISO, Standard Bank Group
MD Head Data Analytics UKI Europe, Accenture Song
CISO, UChicago Medical Center
Global CISO, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
CIO, National Grid
Former CTO, Cancer Research UK
Group CIO, Wrench Group
COO & NED, Virgin Money
Executive Head of Data Insights, Afrocentric Group
COO, Virgin Money
Global Chief Transformation and Technology Officer, Twinings
Chief Information Officer, Viridor
Chief Digital Transformation Officer, University of Sussex
Former CTO, H&M Group
Awards and recognition
Designed to celebrate and acknowledge outstanding innovation and leadership within our global community of C-suite executives. At the heart of the HotTopics Awards is the power of community recognition.
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What our community says
The opportunity to come together with other senior executives to network, collaborate and discuss the challenges, and opportunities facing industry in a non-competitive way is invaluable.
Lee Fulmer - Chairman - Bank of England
Genuinely beyond impressed with the HotTopics Community! Left inspired by the C-Suite Tech Leaders I had the privilege to meet as well as energized by the opportunity to participate as a panelist.
Joanna Pamphilis - CDIO - UniCredit
Meeting industry peers is a must in a hyperconnected, hyperaware, hyperfocused world. HotTopics enables exactly tha, a great community and I am proud to part of it.
Jon Buckthorp - Global Field Marketing Leader - Vodafone
HotTopics are true to their word when they say they deliver a completely different networking experience for the technology community.
Danny Attias - CDIO - London. Business School