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Ziff Davis Enterprise Announces 2008 Sino-American CIO Summit in Beijing
Jun 19, 2008 (10:06 AM EDT)


NEW YORK, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Ziff Davis Enterprise announced today it will hold its second annual Sino-American CIO Summit, themed "The Best of Both Worlds," October 24-26, 2008 at the Beijing Continental Grand Hotel and International Convention Center in Beijing, China. Produced by the editors of CIO Insight China in partnership with their U.S. counterparts, the invitation-only event is the only one in China where technology leaders from Asia's fastest-growing economy can discuss leading-edge IT practices and strategies with American CIOs and experts.

The two-day educational and networking program will include presentations, joint Sino-American panels, live interviews, and opportunities for Chinese IT executives to mingle with peers from both sides of the Pacific. Interactive sessions will address mission-critical issues faced by CIOs from both countries, including security, storage, mobile and wireless, ROI, alignment with business, and informatization. Special breakout session panels and discussions will focus on IT challenges and best practices in the financial, energy, and manufacturing industries, as well as in green computing.

"CIOs around the globe continue to rely on Ziff Davis Enterprise as the preferred resource for world-class IT thought leadership," said Steve Weitzner, Ziff Davis Enterprise Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Our commitment to international community building and knowledge sharing is best exemplified at the Sino-American CIO Summit. The Ziff Davis Enterprise Sino-American CIO Summit represents today's best opportunity for IT and industry leaders to discover new ways to advance business in the world's most exciting economy."

The Sino-American Summit will feature an international roster of Ziff Davis Enterprise editors, industry experts and U.S. vendors and CIOs as well as highly respected Chinese CIOs from top energy, government, telecommunications, manufacturing and organizations.

Sponsorship opportunities will offer enterprise IT marketers an unparalleled opportunity to connect one-on-one with a top-tier audience of international CIOs who are directly involved in strategic planning and product purchasing.

For sponsorship, event management or attendance inquiries, contact Robyn Duda, Director of Events, at +1 (212) 503-5633 or Robyn.Duda@ziffdavisenterprise.com. For speaker and program inquiries, contact Joe Maglitta, Editorial Director of Events, at +1 617-304-1000 or . For general information visit .

About Ziff Davis Enterprise, Inc.:

Ziff Davis Enterprise, Inc. is B2B technology's trusted information resource. Millions of technology buyers rely on our relevant, objective content to identify the right solutions for their organizations. Over 300 technology companies, from industry giants to emerging start-ups, rely on our contextual content, marketing, and audience development expertise to compress sales cycles and lower their go-to-market costs. Leading brands include Baseline, CIO Insight, eWEEK, Baselinemag.com, CIOInsight.com, eWEEK.com, WebBuyersGuide.com, and the Developer Shed network, as well as eSeminar, Virtual Tradeshow, Event, and Custom Media services. Ziff Davis Enterprise has a global database of 4 million users representing an unparalleled community of business and technology professionals, developers, and the channel.

CONTACT: Stephanie McCarthy of Ziff Davis Enterprise, +1-978-887-2246, Stephanie.McCarthy@ziffdavisenterprise.comx130,

Web site: http://www.ziffdavisenterprise.com/ http://www.ciosummitchina.com/