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Welcome the our new home!

Welcome to the New York Chapter of the Society for Information Management (SIM), home to New York’s top senior Information Technology professionals.

Recognizing the unique needs of the industry, SIM collects the intellectual capital of IT leaders nationwide and offers the resources you need to do business better.

We offer an exciting and informative program for our membership. Monthly meetings are planned from January to December. Most meetings typically feature a presentation by a leading Chief Information Officer or a panel discussion. In addition, each meeting provides an informal opportunity for networking.

Have you renewed your NY SIM membership for 2015?

Log on to the SIM Website
* Sign in using your Member username and password
* Click ‘Membership Info’ on right-hand side of the screen
* Click ‘Securely Renew Your Membership’
* Select your Membership Information level from the drop down menu
* Your Member information should already be populated
* Please fill in the Billing Information
* Finally click Submit Securely

You don’t want to miss out on SIM’s year-round benefits, including:

  • Networking: SIMposium 2015 (Charlotte); roundtables and seminars
  • Knowledge Sharing: Advanced Practices Council research; Working Group deliverables;
  • SIM Connect; SIM News Extra; Webcasts and SIMnet.org
  • Education: Access to SIM Regional Leadership Forum, providing industry-specific training for future IT leaders
  • Advocacy: The collaborative “voice” of SIM on issues such as cyberspace security and software licensing
  • Industry Leadership: Access to peers who understand and manage similar challenges and issues 
 Renew today if you haven’t already done so!

Resolve to Help Yourself  … or Someone Else … in 2015

The coming holidays mark the end of the year and the time when people  often reflect on how they can improve in the New Year. Many set personal  goals and make “New Year’s resolutions” – and forget about them by March

The Regional Leadership Forum (RLF) challenges you to make a New  Year’s resolution that is guaranteed to stick: invest in your own personal and  professional development, or nominate someone else to do so, by  participating in the 2015 RLF program. The RLF takes high potential  individuals and helps them develop their own authentic leadership style and  the emotional intelligence, personal strengths, and core competencies that  define true leaders.  The results are often life changing.

This is what some recent graduates have to say about the value of the RLF  program.  Read more…

Register Now!

Older News Items

NY SIM member Mark Polansky was recently interviewed by Forbes.com.  You can read the article here.

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In May, VP of National Programs Jim Tosone conducted his “Improvisation for Leaders” workshop at the SIM Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, NY Metro, and Midwest Regional Leadership Forums.

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NY SIM VP National Programs Jim Tosone was interviewed for The Transformation CIO blog: “Improvisational Skills Can Elevate Innovation Leadership Capabilities” and for the No Limits podcast: “Episode 1.”

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NY SIM member Mark Polansky was quoted in Network Worlds article “CIOs, CTOs shed more techie cred

BPO Innovations Conference

October 30th, 2014

New York City

The BPO Innovations Conference 2014, hosted by the Outsourcing Institute, taking place on Thursday, October 30 in NYC, will provide a roadmap to changing market dynamics and how to obtain true innovation value add in your existing and future outsourcing relationships. Spend the day networking, learning and connecting with leading BPO industry decision makers, influencers and thought leaders.  Sessions at BPOI will touch base on: Innovative Case Studies; Shifting from Cost to Business Transformation; Leveraging BPO to Enable the Digital Enterprise; Multi-shoring: Managing Service Delivery and Geo-political Risks; and, more! Register today. Admission is complimentary for Buyers. If you are a Buyer, please use code BuyerSIM to receive your complimentary admission. For full event details, visit the BPOI website.