Florence, Italy

CEO Summit

June 26-29, 2023 | Florence, Italy
CEO Summit is an exclusive, invitation-only event that provides a casual, intimate environment for networking and learning from your peers.  

Event Details

CEO Summit will take place in Florence, Italy from June 26-29, 2023. This five-star experience will include executive networking, thought-provoking programming and in-depth discussions on trends affecting technology markets.

These invitation-only Summits provide unique and exclusive opportunities to make valuable face-to-face connections with your peers and participate in memorable cultural experiences not available to most travelers.


Sun., June 25
Arrivals and Rooftop Reception

Mon., June 26
Arrivals, Walking Tour

Tues., June 27
Program, Dragon Boat Race on the Arno and Dinner

Wed., June 28
Program, Uffizi Gallery or Food Market Tour and Dinner

Thurs., June 29
Day Trip to Siena

Families are welcome. Separate activities for children will be available.

CEO Summits includes behind-the scenes access not available to the average traveler.

Israeli desert

Networking in the Israeli desert

dinner in the Louvre

Private dinner in the Louvre and an exclusive viewing of the Mona Lisa

U.S. Ambassador's residence in Prague

Private dinner at the U.S. Ambassador's residence in Prague

CEO Summit Attendance Criteria

CTA Membership

This is an invitation-only event for CTA members. If you're interested in seeing if you qualify to attend, please contact us.

CEO, SVP and VPs only

All invited attendees must be senior-level executives or above.

Tech Industry

Invited attendees must be part of a company that is active in the tech industry.

What Attendees Think About CEO Summit

Stephanie Dismore, Managing Director, HP

“[CTA] created an environment where I could have meaningful conversations with longtime partners and meet new players in the industry… The event was highly valuable and a great way to build and connect with so many different people.”

Mike Fasulo, Former President & COO, Sony Electronics

“The agenda and topics are relevant, thought provoking and delivered by esteemed colleagues and local dignitaries. The attendees are successful business executives with families and guests that are a joy to be with. And maybe most important of all, each and every event I have attended resulted in a post business opportunity from the rich and casual networking opportunities that CTA provides.”

Eric Hsia, Venture Partner and Advisor, TransLink Capital

“At CEO Summit, I reconnected with old friends, met new ones and came away with new ideas and discussion points to follow up on.”

Bridget Karlin, Senior Vice President of IT, Kaiser Permanente

“CTA's CEO Summit in Prague was an extraordinary experience where we shared technology insights, learned about growth strategies, techniques for improving security in a connected, modern global world, all amidst enjoying the cultural wonders of the most captivating and historic Prague.” 

Jim Braun, President & Co-Founder, Dual Electronics

“The CEO Summit is without a doubt the best networking event I have ever attended. Over the years, I have forged some great relationships at this summit that have helped me personally, and have added great value to my company. I have also made some great friendships at the CEO Summit that I look forward to renewing each year.”