Day 1

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Participants should fly into London before 4 pm at the latest.
Please arrange your own individual shuttle downtown to the hotel The Hoxton Shoreditch.
81 Great Eastern St, London EC2A 3HU – The Hoxton. Luggage can be stored at the reception for all participants arriving before 2 pm.

6:00 pm Guided tour

…through London’s trendy district Shoreditch.

We will meet in the lobby of the Hoxton at 6:00 pm. During a sightseeing tour you will have the first chance to become acquainted with your peer CIOs and their spouses.

© The Ten Bells Pub,
© The Ten Bells Pub,

8:00 pm Get-together

Location: The Ten Bells Pub (84 Commercial St Spitalfields London, E1 6LY)

Short review of last year´s “move” activities by Horst Ellermann, publisher of CIO magazine: job changes and promotions, last year´s “Petersberg Declaration” handed over to EU-commissioner G. Oettinger, Michael Nilles becoming “CIO of the year” in Germany, et cetera…

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Please note, that The Hoxton offers a special service: If you wake up in the middle of the night every room has its own library. Feel free to take along a book if you like.

dress code: casual
evening: casual