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Rob Nail, Chief Executive Officer of Singularity University

Rob Nail, CEO of Singularity University
Peter High interviews Rob Nail, CEO of Singularity University. They discuss the accelerating pace of technology progress, why current frameworks are insufficient for keeping pace with these changes and the need for creative, long-term thinking, how corporations can take advantage of new technologies and shift to an abundance mindset, among a variety of other topics.

Bill Peduto, Mayor of Pittsburgh

Bill Peduto, Mayor of Pittsburgh
Peter High interviews Bill Peduto, Mayor of Pittsburgh. They discuss how the City of Pittsburgh forms strategic partnerships with technology leaders, how partnerships between municipal, educational, and private organizations facilitate innovation and growth moving forward, how Pittsburgh has used technology to correct an economic downturn over the last few decades, as well as a variety of other topics.

Mike Schroepfer, Chief Technology Officer of Facebook

Mike Schroepfer, CTO of Facebook
Peter High interviews Mike Schroepfer, CTO of Facebook. They discuss the three innovation pillars that underpin Facebook’s ten-year roadmap, the talent needs of Facebook extending beyond computer engineering and strategies for unifying a diverse talent pool to achieve a common goal, among a variety of other topics.

From Cost Center to Profit Center: The New IT

Don Lewis, Vice President and CTO of Group Health
Technology has significant business value, but CIOs often struggle to show the value IT delivers to the entire organization. One CIO changed that.

Disrupting Disruption: CIOs as Change Agents

Advice from Peter High
Consultant and author Peter High talks about why – and how – CIOs can become strategic pioneers in their organizations

Andre Mendes Path From CIO To CEO Of The Broadcasting Board Of Governors

Andre Mendes, Interim CEO of the Broadcast Board of Governors
Peter High interviews the interim CEO of BBG, a governmental organization tasked with providing the developing world with information where freedom of the press is a questioned right. They discuss his career path to the CEO position, and the challenges of transmitting information across the world in varied and chaotic areas, as well as a variety of other topics

You Have The IT Department You Deserve

Advice from Peter High
Peter High discusses why IT departments are successful, and why what IT leaders need to do to improve their standing within the overall organization

San Francisco Giants’ CIO Pitches Innovation, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

Bill Schlough, CIO of the San Francisco Giants, talks about how his team has used innovation as an integral theme to aid in becoming World Champions
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Bill Schlough about the role technology plays in the organization, the challenges of managing upgrades during a 182 game season (and beyond), and how his team has embraced innovation

Strategic CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This page is the hub to the ongoing Strategic CIO series in Forbes
Chief information officers are playing an increased role in running strategy for their companies. In this new series, Peter High profiles examples of this promising trend for current IT leaders.

Developing an IT Mission Statement, article in CIO Journal

Developing an IT Mission Statement
Peter High discusses the importance of crafting a mission statement to guide an IT organization, a key insight from his latest book Implementing World Class IT Strategy: How IT Can Drive Organizational Innovation