Deputy CIO, Philips IT SVP, Head of IT Operations & Infrastructure, Royal Philips Electronics
Joe Norton serves as Senior Vice President, Deputy CIO Phillips IT, and Head of Philips IT Infrastructure & Operations.  He is responsible for strategy, plans, delivery and operations for providing worldwide information technology capabilities throughout Philips and its supplier and customer base.  Joe’s organization supports 592 sites, 120,000 employees, an ecosystem of 10 strategic IT suppliers and +100M customers.
He is dual based at two of Philips largest operations centres located in Eindhoven, Netherlands and Andover, Massachusetts, USA. Joe lectures and teaches at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University,  the University of Chicago’s School of Business, the University of Illinois Business School and at DePaul University on a range of topics related to complex product development, delivery and operations, technology industry management, project management for executives, risk and IT investment analysis and IT contracting and sourcing.
He is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and is a past Vice President for Education and Member of the PMI Chicago Executive Council