2016 InformationWeek Elite 100: Call for Nominations Open

Oct 8, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- InformationWeek has opened applications for the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100, a ranking of most innovative users of business technology in the United States. Winners will be announced at the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference, a two-day executive level event taking place May 2-3, 2016 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas. The theme for the 2016 conference will be "How to Build a World-Class IT Enterprise – A Celebration of the InformationWeek Elite 100."

2016 InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference, May 2-3, 2016, Four Seasons Hotel, Las Vegas

"Being named on InformationWeek's Elite 100 list is one of the most coveted accomplishments in the IT industry," said Brian Gillooly, Chair of the InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference and UBM Tech VP of Events Content and Strategy. "Each year, more companies recognize the value to entering and becoming a candidate for this list of leaders. We're moving up the deadline to December 18th so that for the first time, we can be sure to invite the best-of-the-best to participate as the marquee speakers at the conference."

The InformationWeek Elite 100 tracks the IT practices of the nation's most innovative organizations and examines the business practices of these firms across core areas of operations, including technology deployment, IT budgets, business technology infrastructure and strategies. Open to enterprises with $250 million or more in annual revenue as well as government agencies, the 2016 Elite 100 represents InformationWeek's 28th year ranking the country's most tech-savvy user companies. The deadline for applications is December 18, 2015.

In addition to the ranking, the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100 will recognize individual business innovation category winners, including:

  • Agility
  • Analytics
  • Collaboration
  • Customer Experience
  • Mobility
  • Productivity
  • Tech-Enabled New Product
  • Workforce Performance

To see a list of previous winners or for more information, please visit informationweek.com/elite100.  

About InformationWeek 

For more than 30 years, InformationWeek has provided millions of IT executives worldwide with the insight and perspective they need to leverage the business value of technology.  InformationWeek provides CIOs and IT executives with commentary, analysis and research through its thriving online community, digital issues, webcasts, proprietary research and live, in-person events.  InformationWeek's award-winning editorial coverage can be found at www.informationweek.com. InformationWeek is produced by UBM Tech.

About UBM Tech  

UBM Tech engages technology professionals live and online through its world-class brands, including Black Hat, InformationWeek, Enterprise Connect, Game Developers Conference (GDC), Dark Reading, HDI, GTEC, Network Computing and Interop. We're dedicated to fostering real engagement by creating environments where the technology industry can make connections, share insights, and network effectively. UBM Tech is the only media company that delivers large-scale industry events, leading online brands and content marketing services serving the Enterprise IT, Information Security, Game Development, Enterprise Communications and Technical Services and Support communities. UBM Tech is a part of UBM (UBM.L), a global provider of media and information services with a market capitalization of more than $2.5 billion. For more information, go to http://tech.ubm.com.

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