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CIPS Golden Horseshoe Event: A Holistic Approach To Optimization
Wed, 02/27/2013
Event Location: 


Presented by: Wayne Balardo, ISP, President of Balardo Group


Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 6-8pm


Mohawk College <>

Room <to be advised>- look for direction signs to the room

Fennell Campus, 135 Fennell Avenue West, (at the corner of West 5th St)
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L9C 1E9 - phone: (905) 575-1212

Map: <>

Parking instructions: Park in Visitors or General Parking (also indicated on the link) for $5


A Holistic Approach to Optimization

Infrastructure& Operations services are now an integral part of most business services and products. Cost, service quality, agility and risk are all factors that the IT professional is attempting to address. This presentation outlines a holistic approach to optimization which will require strong executive support and teamwork.


Wayne Balardo, ISP, President of Balardo Group

Wayne has over 40 years industry experience and is the founder and President of Balardo Group. Established in 1989, this firm has grown from a one person organization to a team of over 80 professionals. Before establishing Balardo Group, he was a Principal with DMR Group Inc., a Senior Project Manager with BMO, and has had various line management and technical responsibilities with Canada Packers Ltd., RBC and the Prudential Assurance Company.

Wayne holds a C.A.A.T. in Computer Technology, a B.A.S. in Administration, ITIL Fundamentals and has the professional designation of I.S.P. (Information Systems Professional).



Presented By:


Golden Horseshoe Section

Normally meeting Monthly on the 4th Wednesday

Location - Mohawk College (see details above)

Evening Format:

Peer Networking 18:00 - 18:45

Presentation & Discussion 18:45 - 20:00

CIPS Members: $0
CIPS Guests: $10
(cash or cheque payable to CIPS Golden Horseshoe)
Students: FREE with current student ID card

Reservations required to attend.

Space is limited - reserve a seat now; please make reservations by

Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 5:00pm.

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