27th & 28th of April 2023,

Sofitel Mexico City Reforma, Mexico City


CIO Edge Mexico - Sofitel Mexico Reforma

The 2nd edition of CIO Edge Mexico, will bring together the largest and most respected group of CIOs, IT leaders and technology decision makers in Mexico City over 2 days, on the 27th & 28th of April 2023 at the stunning Sofitel Mexico City Reforma. More than 32 presentations, workshops and panel discussions will be led by the most innovative CIOs who are driving business and technology initiatives for the most successful global brands in Mexico. The event themes are: Enterprise Tech, AI & Automation at Scale, Innovation in the Enterprise & Data Management to drive Business success.

Visionary Speakers
Enterprise IT Themes
Keynotes, Case Study's & Roundtables
Of Mexico's most innovative CIO & IT Leaders in Attendance

Confirmed Event Speakers

Francisco Carro – Novartis

IT Country Head Mexico

Ahide Contreras – Citibanamex

Mexico Head of Citi Technology Infrastructure

Elizabeth Juarez – OXXO

Head of IT Delivery Solutions

Robin Mata – Johnson & Johnson

Business Technology Leader

Marcos Dias – Juniper Networks

Business Unit Leader LATAM

Araceli Demetrio – Dupont

Global Infrastructure Services Senior Leader

Juan Edgar Martinez Requenes – Organon

Business Technology & Automation Director

Arturo E. Torres – Fortinet *

Threat Intelligence Strategist

Miguel Angel Azuara – Stanley Black & Decker

CIO & IT Director Latin America


Shift your perspective on digital business

How you transform your business as technology, consumer, habits industry dynamic s change? Find out from those leading the charge.

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Keynote 9:30 am

AI & Automation at Scale

How you transform your business as technology, consumer, habits industry dynamics change? Find out from those leading the charge. How you transform


Juan Miguel Olivares - PepsiCo

Keynote - 10 am

Enterprise Technology & Its Evolution Towards An Effective Customer Centric Model

How is Walmart balancing the need for a sound and solid Tech ecosystem with a need for speed never seen before..


Alonso Yañez - Walmart de Mexico y Centroamerica

Case Study - 10:30 am

Setting up for Successful Innovation in a Global Environment

Organizations are more and more focused and dependent on new Innovative solutions to keep up with market trends. These Innovative solutions might be great for a team or process, but how would they hold in a Global context? Will it be scalable and transferable? How do you ensure successful Innovation within a Global company? I will give you 5 key points to manage successful innovation in a Global landscape, and increase your chance of success where there are differences in local priorities, cultures, processes, and regulations across different region


Steven Ohannan - Citi

Case Study - 11 am

Relaciones con stakeholders. ¿Cómo recuperar la confianza?

Alguna vez sufrió la pérdida de confianza por parte de un cliente, ya sea interno o externo? ¿de un colaborador o manager? Estos tips nos pueden ayudar a reconfigurar nuestro camino


Francisco Carro - Novartis

11:30 am

Networking Break & Meet The Experts

Break Out Case Study - 12:20 pm

Transformation During Disruption

- Organizations that will survive and go on to thrive as tomorrow’s leaders will navigate these turbulent times successfully by adjusting their business and IT priorities, objectives, and investments NOW.

- Managing IT budget strategy, the smart way
- How can you save more than $30mm in TCO at the same time you strengthen your enterprise software security
- How to overcome the skill gaps in IT


Bill Allen - Rimini Street

12:40 pm

AIOps – A fundamental Pilar for Automation and Innovation


Marcos Dias - Juniper Networks

Networking Lunch 1:15 pm

Networking Lunch 1 pm

Case Study 2:20 pm

How to achieve a hybrid workforce, from anywhere, at any time but above all, safely

The way the world does business has changed.
In the midst of a global pandemic, businesses have faced the challenge of transitioning to a work-from-anywhere operating model: Enabling remote access with legacy infrastructure will put pressure on any IT organization. While a traditional VPN may support a small percentage of remote users, it can't scale easily, cheaply, securely, or fast enough to support a shift to a fully remote workforce.

Join us for the roundtable where we will hear views from different CIOs on real initiatives and where we should take our organizations on security issues to achieve a hybrid and secure workforce.


Juan Carlos Rivera - Zscaler

Case Study - 14:50 pm

The Future Of Work For The Modern Enterprise

Over the last years, all of us had questioned if we live to work or should we work to live, Yami’s unique perspective about how we should manage our resources in IT and in an organization as a whole provides great invites on how issues like the big resignation or quiet quitting are affecting people and companies and provides insights of improvements and changes we all can make easily to retain and develop talent.


Yami Hagg - Lactalis Group

Case Study 3:30 pm

Intelligent Automation in the Supply Chain - Automatizacion Inteligente en la Cadena de Suministro

Intelligent Automation (IA) has changed the game in Supply Chain. Como to learn practical IA examples on how J&J has applied it to continue supplying 330,000 different SKUs, 600 mfg. partners in 30 countries, 100,000 orders to more than 300,000 commercial customers reaching 1.2 billion patients and consumers every day


Robin Mata - Johnson & Johnson

Networking Break & Meet The Experts 4:10 pm

Networking Break & Meet The Experts 4:10 pm

Case Study - 4:30 pm

Everyone Wanted To Be Innovative (Todos queríamos ser innovadores)

In this talk we will explore the reasons why it is necessary to be innovative, when innovation is really necessary, and when it is not. Innovation models and how to use them.


Mauricio Amaro - Grupo Avante Textil

Closing Panel - 2023 Tech Trends - 5 pm

Panel Debate - "Tomorrow's World: Where Is The Next Disruption Coming From?"


Bill Allen - Rimini Street


Juan Carlos Rivera - Zscaler


Hilario Lopez Nava - Bank Of America Mexico *


Ahide Contreras - Citibanamex

Case Study

Industria 4.0 o Transformación digital

Transformación Digital en la línea de producción, digitalización del 100% de la documentación en la línea incluyendo instrucciones de trabajo y videos tutoría les, automatización de las llamados de alerta por estación de trabajo tomando de base el sistema ANDON, emisión de alertas de calidad, mantenimiento, materiales, etc. registro de entrada & salida, registro de capacitación, interfaz con ERP, analíticos y dashboard gerencial, incremento del 10% en productividad y eficiencia


Armando Méndez - Kiekert de México

Case Study

Araceli Demetrio - Dupont Speaker Session Confirmed Soon


Araceli Demetrio - Dupont

Case Study

Acelerar la entrega de soluciones de software desde el arranque a través de DevSecOps

Como integrar los controles de seguridad en el ciclo de vida del software desde fases tempranas, aportado mayor velocidad, agilidad y valor al negocio.


Elizabeth Juarez - OXXO

Case Study

IT Strategic Planning - Do's & Don't

Miguel will share some insights into what works best when doing IT Strategic planning and some lessons learned from his position as the LATAM CIO at Stanley Black & Decker


Miguel Angel Azuara - Stanley Black & Decker

Case Study

Leadership Attitude across IT functions for enhanced experiece during solutions and functionality delivery to the business.

The Information Technology area increases its participation in business decisions every moment, increasingly it is a fundamental part in the design, implementation and delivery of solutions to the business, this includes, improvements in use to end users in the use of tools seeking to be transparent in the experience. The IT representative must know how to communicate, motivate and enable the business, hence the importance of having leadership skills to make possible the start of solutions, have feedback, and be able to react by enabling and modifying technological solutions, supported by the business and the General Management, this will ensure success in obtaining benefits and return on investment made. None of these skills should be considered available, even having to be measured to know the level of the members of the IT team.


Juan Edgar Martinez Requenes - Organon

Roundtable Session

Enterprise and Data Management to Drive the business

Data as a value asset drives recent successful cases among several industries, IT as a business partner became a key player to provide data management tools that enforce, guide, and assure business áreas success


Gustavo Saravia - Univar Solutions

Case Study *

Cybercrime in Latin America

* Subject to final confirmation

As threats evolve and become more complex, cybersecurity strategies must be designed through the use of Threat Intelligence as a defensive measure to face the risks associated with the business environment, allowing the organization to adapt to new threats and cybercriminal groups. During this talk, topics such as the global threat landscape will be addressed, as well as some recent examples of cybercrime in Latin America


Arturo E. Torres - Fortinet *


Hilario Lopez Nava - Bank Of America Mexico - Speaker Session Confirmed Soon


Hilario Lopez Nava - Bank Of America Mexico *

Case Study

Citizen Development: Releasing the Power of Innovation through Low Code

Thanks to Low-Code No-Code, your organization’s business users (typically called “Citizen developers”) are now able to deliver solutions and experiences with minimal involvement from the technology organization. As organizations accelerate their digital transformation journey, enabling and empowering their employees, or citizens, will be the critical component of a successful transformation culture. Come and learn best practices to conform, train and deploy a successful Citizen Development Team in your organization!


Robin Mata - Johnson & Johnson

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