Tour Schedule 2019

  • (Photo: Lufthansa)

    11:00 am – 1:40 pm FlyingLab

    On flight LH 400 

    CIOs who fly to New York via Frankfurt start the conference in a “FlyingLab” on LH 400 from FRA to JFK. Book your flight now on lufthansa.com or any other platform and tell us your confirmation number. You will be reseated then by Lufthansa to a designated area for CIOmovers on the upper deck of an A380.

     

    (Photo: David Ausserhofer)

    6:30 pm: Get Together in New York

    At Hotel Freehand, 23 Lexington Avenue, NY 10010,
    Tel: 001 212 475 1920

    CIOs from the Americas join the party here. We will welcome all newbies (approx. 20 CIOs). And we will celebrate a reunion of 40 CIOmovers who have not seen each other since last year.

  • (Photo: Columbia University, Eileen Barroso)

    9:00 am: Transfer from Hotel Freehand to Columbia University

     

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    10:00 am: Welcome by Prof. Art Langer,
    Director of the Columbia Center for Technology Management

     

    (Photo: David Ausserhofer)

    10:15 am: Presentation of New Topics 
    incl. time to select topics for CIO sessions

     

    (Photo: David Ausserhofer)

    12:00 am 1. CIO-Session (all topics concerning innovation)

     

    (Photo: David Ausserhofer)

    1:00 pm: 2. CIO-Session (all topics concerning integration)

     

    2:00 pm: Lunch

     

    (Photo: Columbia University, Eileen Barroso)

    3:00 pm: Guided Tours at Columbia
    Explore the campus and see the place where the “Manhattan Project” started

     

    4:00 pm Transfer from Columbia to the Sprint Offices

    1166 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036  

    5:00 pm  Welcome by Jan Geldmacher
    President of Sprint

     

    (Photo: David Ausserhofer)

    5:15 pm  3. CIO-Session (all topics concerning intelligence)

     

    6:30 Dinner at the Sprint Offices
    Reunion with spouses, who didn´t join us at Columbia

  • (Photo: UN Photo/Milton Grant)

     

    10:00 am: How IT improves the World, Speeches by CIO Atefeh Riazi et al.

     

    (UN Photo/Loey Felipe)

    12:00 pm: Guided Tour at UN (also for spouses)

     

     

    1:00 pm: Lunch

     

    (Photo: NY Tourism)

     

    2:00 pm: Walk to Grand Central

    (Photo: NY Tourism)

    2:43 pm: Departure of Train to Peekskill

    4:15 pm: Bus-Shuttle to Westpoint

     

    Photo: Thayer Hotel)

    4:45 pm: Checkin at The Thayer

     

    7:00 pm: Dinner

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    10:00 am: Welcome by Cindy R. Jebb
    Brigadier General and Dean of the United States Military Academy

     

     

    10:15 am: Speech: AI in Warfare

     

    (Photo: Public Domain/Leonard G.)

    11:00 am: Guided Tour

     

    01:00 pm: Lunch

     

    02:00 pm: Leisure Time

    Option 1: Arts – Russell Wright Design Center
    Visit Manitoga, the House, Studio and Woodland Garden of pioneer industrial designer, Russel Wright, see www.visitmanitoga.org

    Option 2: Nature – Hike the Hudson Valley
    Yes, there are bears 50 miles outside of Manhattan – “Bear Mountain State Park” may be your favorite trail, see
    https://hikethehudsonvalley.com/

    Option 3: Sports – American Football Training
    The US Military Academy has a long tradition in Football, get to know how, see https://goarmywestpoint.com/

     

    (Photo: NY Tourism BCE Hornblower Kate Glicksberg)

    05:00 pm: Transfer back to Hotel Freehand or to JFK airport

     

    08:00 pm: Dinner/Party

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