You are here: Home

Welcome to the OCITA Site


The Ohio County/City Information Technology Association offers a comprehensive learning partnership that benefits all group members. The OCITA group creates a pool of trained and experienced individuals ready to share ideas. It provides the opportunity to develop working relationships among all members.

Why Should You Join OCITA?

OCITA is tremendous way to network with your peers. You can ask questions, share ideas, and learn about technologies that will help you do your job. Our membership is eager to help other members solve technology and business problems. The cost is very low, and the time commitment is open to whatever you want it to be. We meet quarterly, and we generally take a field trip annually.

Additionally, you are given free admission to the CIO Summit in Cleveland every year. This is a $995 value!

We also play a very proactive role in determining the content of the Ohio Digital Government Summit; an annual IT specifically for public sector IT employees that is hosted in Columbus.

View some of our testimonials.

Featured Events

OCITA Spring Event: 
OCITA’s Annual Spring Event is our conference during which top IT leaders from around Ohio join together for one day of exciting presentations from notable speakers, demonstrations from industry-leading vendors, and the chance to welcome the newest OCITA members. This year’s Spring Event will focus on cyber security and how it relates to the public sector. Additional sessions throughout the day will allow for an open forum for all to share experiences with peers from various counties and municipalities.

This year’s Spring Event will be held on Friday, May 8th at the Franklin County Data Center (9th floor, 373 S. High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215) from 10am – 3pm. Both members and non-members are encouraged to join. There will be an opportunity to become an OCITA member during the conference.

RSVP to by Friday, May 1.

Click here to view the flyer.

Cleveland Premier CIO Event:
The Cleveland Premier CIO Event will be held from June 11 - June 12, 2015 in Independence, Ohio.

This conference is targeted to meet the needs of CIOs and senior IT executives throughout the Ohio region, and occurs on an annual basis.

The Premier CIO Forum is developed by and for the leading CIOs and senior IT executives throughout the region in conjunction with the Executive Advisory Council in direct response to the concerns and critical topics of interest.

Click here for more information.

Click here to register.

Ohio Digital Government Summit 2015:
The 2015 Ohio Digital Government Summit will be held from September 16 - September 17, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio.

Government Technology’s passion is helping spread best practices and spurring innovation in the public sector. The Ohio Digital Government Summit is designed to do just that. The summit has an advisory board that gathers public- and private-sector leaders to create an agenda designed to make that passion relevant and actionable to the state and local government organizations attending the summit. Participants tell us they use the inspirational keynotes, leadership discussions, networking breaks, and the timely topics discussed in the numerous breakout sessions to help advance the goals of their organizations.

If you influence or participate in technology decisions or implementations at any level, you will want to attend. Don't miss this opportunity to see the latest in digital government solutions, keep abreast of current policy issues, and network with key government executives, technologists and industry specialists.

Click here for more information and to register.