BOSTON, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("iSoftStone" in below,NYSE: ISS), a leading China-based Global IT services provider, today joined CIOs and senior IT executives from around the world as a featured sponsor at the tenth annual 2013 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium (www.mitcio.com) at Kresge Auditorium in MIT. Nearly 700 CIOs and senior IT executives attended the symposium. This premier international event provides CIOs with high level insight from leading academic research combined with the counsel of successful business leaders on how to operate in today's world of complex and dramatic change.
The annual event offers a day of interactive learning and thought-provoking discourse on the future of technology, best practices, and business that is not available anywhere else. The portfolio of speakers includes more than 50 presenters from a wide range of industries, as well as leading academics from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
iSoftStone Senior Vice President, Mr. Karl Pessinis, participated in the symposium with a team from the company's Boston branch. In addition to consulting services, the iSoftStone team demonstrated their Data, Mobile, and Digital Marketing capabilities at the conference. Karl said, "iSoftStone has supported the MIT CIO Symposium for our third consecutive year. Our Centers of Excellence provide unique and innovative solutions that deliver client value with transformative solutions. The CIO Symposium is an ideal locale to showcase our capabilities."
"Now more than ever, the CIO must be nimble and navigate not only the technology playing field, but the entire changing business enterprise," said Kathleen Tetrault, the 2013 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Chair. "Our speakers provide direction on embracing change caused by economic, social, political, environmental and technological forces, to lead organizations in an increasing adaptive and upward path."
iSoftStone (NYSE: ISS) is a leading China-based IT services provider, serving clients in both China and the world. iSoftStone provides an integrated suite of IT services and solutions including Consulting & Solutions, IT Services and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services. Its comprehensive end-to-end service offerings support expansion to fit the scope and scale of client engagements. iSoftStone focuses on key industry verticals including technology, communications, banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI), healthcare, and energy, transportation and public sector (ETP).
About the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium
The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is the premier global event for CIOs and senior IT executives to become better business leaders. In one day, CIOs and senior IT executives receive actionable information that enables them to meet the challenges of today's changing global economy. The annual event offers a day of interactive learning and thought-provoking discourse on the future of technology, best practices, and business that is not available anywhere else. The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is organized and developed by a team from the MIT Sloan Alumni Club of Boston and the MIT Center for Digital Business. Visit www.mitcio.com for more information.
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