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Auckland Event – IT Governance Unveiled – Why you and your board should care

Hello Insights: IT Governance Unveiled – Why you and your board should care With rapidly changing and evolving technological options that confront business leaders today, ensuring the right decisions are being made about any investments in IT is critical. Join us at our FREE Hello Insights event on Tuesday the 27th of September where our […]

The IT Shop – 23 and 24 November 2015

Book in for the IT Shop being held on 23 and 24 November 2015 in Auckland You can find further details at: http://www.conferenz.co.nz/conferences/it-shop Murray Wills will be talking on the following topics. 2.00 Extended Masterclass: Thinking like an executive • Understanding roles and responsibilities of an effective IT leader • Identifying principles of leadership and […]

Ascent of the digital board director

Here is a great article on why Directors with Technology skills are vital on Boards. Times have changed and unfortunately it has escaped the notice of many boards that every business process is now enabled by IT. Boards need to consider how they govern IT strategically, maximise resource utilisation, invest wisely in technology and manage […]

Mobile technologies as true business enablers

Inroads in mobile technologies have left no industry unspared. But only when internal and external users are included in mobility deployments do they become true business enablers, according to IT leaders at a CIO roundtable in Wellington. Murray Wills, recently joined this round table discussion. You can read more at the following link: http://www.cio.co.nz/article/552838/mobile_technologies_true_business_enablers/?fp=16&fpid=1 Tweet

The IT Governance Crisis

Follow his recent conference presentation at the Institute of IT Professionals Conference in Tauranga New Zealand, Murray Wills gives us an incite into the international IT Governance Crisis which is also affecting New Zealand and Australia. The article ia available at the following link: http://www.techblog.co.nz/589-TheITGovernanceCrisis Tweet

IITP National Conference

          The foremost conference for IT Professionals 23rd-25th October 2013, Tauranga Block out your calendar now!  We’re delighted to announce the dates of our National Conference, the foremost conference for IT Professionals, scheduled to take place October 23rd – 25th, 2013 in Tauranga. Click on here to be taken to the Conference website  […]

Think Like CIO

Once again Murray Wills is delivering the BrightStar Think like a CIO course in Wellington and Auckland this year. Successful CIOs are finding their roles expanded across the enterprise — to finance, human resources, property management, procurement and vendor management. In a recent survey, analyst firm Gartner Inc. found that 15% to 20% of CIOs […]

IT Governance Courses 2013

The Institute of IT Professionals Programme of IT Governance Courses for 2013 has been released. These will be facilitated once again By Murray Wills. This year we will be taking courses for IT Professionals and for Directors. Visit www.iitp.org.nz/courses for further details and to register. Tweet

2012 ITEX Computerworld Award Finalists Announced

The 2012 ITEX Computerworld Award Finalists have been announced. Details of each  can be found here: http://www.conferenz.co.nz/conferences/itex-new-zealand Murray Wills, Managing Director of Maxsys is one of three judges in the Project of the Year Award. This year the finalists in the Project of the Year Award are: Fulton Hogan – IT establishment for SCIRT (Stronger […]

What does successful IT governance look like?

Come and find out from Murray Wills, who will be talking on this topic on Nov 8 at the 2012 ITEX Computerworld Conference. You can register for this event here: http://www.conferenz.co.nz/conferences/itex-new-zealand Murray will also be leading a half day Masterclass on Nov 9 from 1.30pm – 5.00pm on the topic of Designing and implementing successful […]