syndeo CIO-Xchange 2021

23-26 September 2021
Parkhotel Bremen, Im Bürgerpark 1, 28209 Bremen, Germany


Kian Mossanen
- Siemens Energy Global
The second syndeo CIO-Xchange was characterised once more by a confiding atmosphere with a well prepared and technically demanding exchange. I'm already looking forward to the next event in April 2021!
Hans Pezold
- Uniper
For me personally, the extremely high-level content of the roundtable discussions has been particularly valuable as well as the high-quality group of participants. An exchange among like-minded people that takes place in a secure environment full of trust. Great setup!
André Scheidhammer
An exciting event with plenty of room for networking. At the same time, a very good and balanced mix between strategic and operational topics. A very valuable meeting!
Stefan Latuski
- Siemens Mobility
A very exclusive group in which it is fun to exchange ideas and take away best practices from other companies. I'm looking forward to our next meeting!
Jürgen Stoffel
Managing Director IT
- Hannover Re
A very inspiring event with exceptionally open discussions. Great compilation of participants and topics. Good mix between CIOs and providers. I was able to reap the rewards in terms of content and will definitely be back. Highly recommended!
Christian Niederhagemann
Group CIO
- GEA Group
Great people and an excellent blend of subjects of interest and participants! I find the closed-door roundtables very valuable. Perfect group size for an open exchange between colleagues! I would love to be part of the CIO-Xchange 2021 again!
Daniel Hartert
- Bayer
A fascinating event with substantial discussions thanks to great participants. The topics were vital and the exchange among colleagues was incredibly fruitful. I’ve rarely witnessed an event like this, highly recommended!
Phillipp Lübcke
- TEAG Thüringer Energie
The discussions were of great content and took place in a wonderful ambiance! I find the trustworthy interaction with other colleagues particularly valuable, especially in the CIO closed-door roundtables. I would gladly participate again any time!
Markus Bentele
Group CIO
- MAHLE International
With the CIO-Xchange we have managed to establish a confidential space for CIOs in which one can exchange ideas with colleagues openly and trustingly as well as discuss best practices. I will definitely be there again next time!

syndeo CIO-Xchange

In an era of accelerating digital transformation, syndeo CIO-Xchange brings together an elite group of IT decision-makers to assess today’s and tomorrow’s challenges, trends and concepts in computing evolution.
In our syndeo CIO-Xchange format, you will be part of a small yet dynamic group of CIOs forming closed-door roundtable sessions with no suppliers involved. Select the topics of discussion that are of importance to you and be part of thought-leading exchanges with no restraints.

We provide a setting where CIOs gather in a friendly and interactive environment which inspires brainstorming and promotes networking and collaboration.  

Connect with your peers and engage in frank and thought-provoking discussions. Share your concerns freely and exchange best practices to break down silos and foster excellence for your career and your company!

Key Values

  • Closed-door CIO roundtables (for CIOs only)
  • Actual CIO business case studies
  • High-level networking opportunities
  • Limited number of participants 
  • Topics selected by the participants
  • Participation by invitation only   
  • Limited number of sponsors 
  • Participation of an accompanying person 
  • Cultural & recreational tours
  • Unique venues
Next syndeo CIO-Xchange
23-26 September 2021 - Bremen, Germany
March 2022 - Germany
September 2022 - Location TBD

Sponsorship Opportunities

CIO-Xchange has established itself as an exclusive discussion forum only for CIOs and IT decision-makers. If your company’s goals are to enhance your business’s credibility and authority, increase your brand exposure and reach your target audiences personally, then this is the best opportunity for you! CIO-Xchange always takes place in relaxing environments that facilitate the communication between people and nurture profound connections.
Only limited positions.