CIO Symposium Contributor


Chip Gliedman

VP, Principal Analyst Serving CIOs

Forrester Research

Symposium Roles

Speaker/Panelist 2014


Chip Gliedman is a Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research. Chip serves CIOs. His research focuses on IT investment strategies, justifying technology investments, IT portfolio management, innovation, business technology (BT) alignment, and IT satisfaction. Chip developed the Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) model and program to help clients quantify and communicate the financial value of technology investments and strategies.
Chip has 25 years of experience in the IT industry. He came to Forrester through its acquisition of Giga Information Group. Prior to joining Giga, he was director of business development for Passport Designs. a music and multimedia software company. Chip also held senior positions at Ingres, where he was group manager of desktop and Unix platform marketing.
Chip has delivered presentations and workshops worldwide to audiences ranging from four to 400. His work on calculating and communicating the value of IT and IT projects was the subject of a cover story in PC Week and has been featured in numerous other business and trade publications.