07.05.12

Samsung CIO Summit explores consumerisation trend

Samsung Electronics has pinpointed consumerisation, convergence and virtualised end-point technology as key concerns for business during its first UK CIO Summit on May 3, 2012.

The event at Waldorf Astoria Hotel, London Syon Park, brought together the country’s business leaders as well as strategists and stakeholders from Samsung partners including Gartner, Microsoft and Citrix.

Mobile technology and digital signage was discussed alongside a recognition for the need to connect any device at any time.

"This event is a milestone for Samsung UK & Ireland because it’s the first of its kind and gives us a great opportunity to demonstrate to our customers and partners how cutting edge technology and partnership plays a huge role in the success of both teams and individuals in business," said Andy Griffiths, managing director, Samsung UK & Ireland . "Hosting all of these key stakeholders at the CIO Summit confirms Samsung’s pivotal role as a driver of innovation in business through technology."