Chapter Calendar

 

January 2023

January 24
Member Event

Vision Night

Eddie V's Prime Seafood - Houston Citycentre • 12848 Queensbury Lane

Join HoustonCIO Member Tony Souza, CISO & Enterprise Architecture of CenterPoint Energy, on January 24th for an engaging conversation about the vision for the June 2023 launch of the HoustonCISO chapter.

February 2023

February 7
Award Event

National Finalist Event

Join Us Online!

For nearly 25 years, the ORBIE Awards have recognized technology executives for leadership excellence. Join CIO & CISO peers from around the country to celebrate the outstanding leaders eligible to compete in the 2023 National ORBIE Awards!

April 2023

April 5
Member Event

Vision Night

April 5
Member Event

Vision Night

The Capital Grille - Houston - The Galleria • 5365 Westheimer Road

Join HoustonCISO Founding Member Teresa Tonthat, CISO of Texas Children's Hospital, on April 5 for an engaging conversation about the vision for the HoustonCISO chapter.

May 2023

May 9
Leadership Unscripted

Leadership Unscripted: Inspiring Women

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Leadership Unscripted: Inspiring Women is a quarterly, virtual program connecting, recognizing, and inspiring the women of the Inspire Leadership Network. Members interact in the Imaginate Digital ExperienceTM, where CIO & CISO members from 25 Inspire chapters across the country can move around, find and chat with other members, and be inspired by live & unscripted member interviews, panel discussions, and table conversations.

June 2023

June 20
Member Event

Founding Member Dinner

Steak 48 • 4444 Westheimer Rd | Suite A100

Join Houston peers for a celebration in YOUR honor! Hosted by the chapter officers and advisory board, this is your opportunity to learn more about HoustonCISO’s vision, meet the members, and discover how to maximize your membership. Save the date!

August 2023

August 7
Conference

Converge23

Westin Boston Seaport

Converge brings together Inspire members across the country to connect with industry peers, cultivate shared knowledge and experiences of CIO and CISO members, and celebrate the significant achievements of their peers through the National ORBIE Awards.

August 9
Award Event

National ORBIE Awards (Virtual Access)

August 16
Member Event

Inside CenterPoint Energy Control Center

CenterPoint Energy - Addicks Operations Center • 3333 Brittmoore Road

September 2023

September 26
Member Event

Member Breakfast

Memorial Hermann Memorial City Campus • 920 Frostwood Drive

Join HoustonCISO member Randy Yates, VP & CISO at Memorial Hermann Health System, and your local CISO community for a discussion on AI security control strategies. This is a chance to engage & collaborate alongside peers and build meaningful relationships

October 2023

October 25
Member Event

Innovation Showcase

The Friedkin Group • 1375 Enclave Parkway

The Houston Innovation Showcase features member-invited, early-stage startups in a live, in-person, non-commercial format – specifically designed to create an efficient environment for evaluating new ideas and connecting with startups.

November 2023

November 7
Leadership Unscripted

Leadership Unscripted: Inspiring Women

Join Us Online!

Leadership Unscripted: Inspiring Women is a quarterly, virtual program connecting, recognizing, and inspiring the women of the Inspire Leadership Network. Members interact in the Imaginate Digital ExperienceTM, where CIO & CISO members from 25 Inspire chapters across the country can move around, find and chat with other members, and be inspired by live & unscripted member interviews, panel discussions, and table conversations.

December 2023

December 13
Member Event

Holiday Social

The Star Building • 1111 Rusk Street

January 2024

January 11
Award Event

HoustonCISO ORBIE Leadership Reception

The Houston Club • 910 Louisiana Street, 49th Floor
January 16
Member Event

Converge23 Encore Event

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February 2024

February 13
Award Event

National Finalist Event

Join Us Online!

The National ORBIE® Awards recognizes excellence in technology leadership on the national level.


Join members from across the country online on Tuesday, February 13 at 2:00 PM ET as prior National ORBIE winners reveal the 2024 National ORBIE Awards finalists.

February 28
Member Event

Cyber Insurance Panel

ChampionX • 2445 Technology Forest Boulevard Building 4 Ste 1200

Join HoustonCISO Member, Erica Connor, Senior Director, Global IT Security of ChampionX, on February 28th for a Cybersecurity Insurance panel discussion, featuring key cybersecurity insurance industry leaders.

March 2024

March 6
Leadership Unscripted

Leadership Unscripted: Developing Resilient Leaders Who Embrace Change

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Join SeattleCIO member Sanjay Srivastava for a conversation about developing resilient leaders who embrace change that is sure to create a leadership advantage for you and your team.

April 2024

April 2
Award Event

HoustonCISO Finalist Reception & Dinner

Houston Country Club • 1 Potomac Drive

Did you know that HoustonCISO’s finalists are the most interesting CISOs in the world? Join the 2024 HoustonCISO ORBIE finalists and prior ORBIE winners for a 4-course evening of laughter and entertainment.

April 18
Award Event

HoustonCISO ORBIE Awards

Marriott Marquis Houston • 1777 Walker St

The ORBIE awards are the premier technology executive recognition program of its kind. Join CISO peers from around Houston to celebrate the outstanding finalists competing in the 2024 HoustonCISO ORBIE Awards!

May 2024

May 21
Member Event

Liftoff! Welcome New Members

Truluck's - Houston • 5350 Westheimer

August 2024

August 13
Conference

Converge24

Converge brings together Inspire members across the country to connect with industry peers, cultivate shared knowledge and experiences of CIO and CISO members, and celebrate the significant achievements of their peers through the National ORBIE Awards.

August 13
Inspiring Women (National)

Inspiring Women Luncheon

OMNI Frisco Hotel at The Star • 11 Cowboys Way