2018 Annual Conference Agenda

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Sunday - August 19, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Pre-Conference Training: Windows 10 Deployment

Lou Melograna

Hosted by: Starnet Logo

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Baseball Outing

Sponsored by: SHI logo | Commvault Logo

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration

Sponsored by: MCCi logo

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm President's Reception

Sponsored by: Pure Storage Logo

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Function

Monday - August 20, 2018
8:00 am - 9:00 am First Time Attendee Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast Presentation

Sponsored by: Palindrome Logo

9:00 am - 9:15 am Welcome
9:15 am - 10:30 am Keynote Presentation

Get Up | The Art of Perseverance

Adam Greenberg - CEO & Former Pro Baseball Player, Lurong Living

10:30 am - 10:45 am AM Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Management Track

Connecting the Dots: Digital Transformation to Civic Innovation

Alexis Blue - Business Development Leader, MCCi
Keith Macedo - Director of Information Technology, City of Fayetteville, Arkansas

Technical Track

Implementing a Scalable Virtualized Desktop Infrastructure for a Multi-Site Setup

Brian Johnson, MS - Senior Network Manager, University of South Carolina
Daniel Brown - Senior IT Director, University of South Carolina

Specialty Track

Effective Communication in IT

Felina L. Harris, MBA - IT Customer Relationship Manager, Mecklenburg County Government

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm General Session

Sponsored by: SHI logo 

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Awards Luncheon

Sponsored by: MRA International Logo

1:45 Pm - 2:45 pm
Tech Lab 1

Presented by: SHI logo

Tech Lab 2

Presented by: Pure Storage Logo

Tech Lab 3

Presented by: Commvault Logo

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm PM Break
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Vendor Speed Dating

Sponsored by: Commvault Logo

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall Opening Reception
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Dinner & Social Event

Tuesday - August 21, 2018
8:00 am - 9:30 am State Chapter Presidents Breakfast
8:00 am - 10:00 am Breakfast with Exhibitors
10:00 am - 10:15 am AM Break
10:15 am - 11:30 am Around the Horn
11:30 am - 1:30 pm Lunch with Exhibitors
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm General Session: To Be Announced
2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Management Track

Preparing for the Recovery

Collin Boyce - CIO, City of Lansing
Chris Loveall - City of Lansing

Technical Track

Cybersecurity Best Practices and Free Resources to Help

Eugene Kipniss - Senior Program Specialist, Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center
Kateri Gill - Senior Program Specialist, Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center

Specialty Track

Full Access. No Barriers. Total Community Engagement.

Jeanette Lampe - Senior Solutions Advisor, Public Sector, eSolutionsGroup

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm PM Break
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
Tech Lab 1

Presented by: Dell EMC logo | SHI logo

Tech Lab 2

Presented by: Thinkgard Logo

Tech Lab 3

Presented by: Citrix Logo

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Members-Only Happy Hour
5:45 pm - 9:00 pm Dinner on your own
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Function

Sponsored by: Pure Storage Logo


Wednesday - August 22, 2018
8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast/GMIS International Business Meeting
9:00 am - 10:15 am Keynote Presentation

Leading on the Edge: 4 Vertical Lessons to Commit Beyond Circumstance, Realize More Momentum, and Make it all Worth It

Manley Feinberg, Vertical Lessons

10:15 am - 10:45 am AM Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Management Track

Digital Transformation of a City Office Through Parking

Jerry Walker - Director of IT, City of St. Louis Treasurers Office

Technical Track

#TANGODOWN: In the Crosshairs of a Hacktivist

Justin Cure, GISP, CGCIO, CPM - Information Services Manager, City of Longview, Texas
Joshua Gamble - Enterprise Solutions Designer - Infrastructure, City of Longview, Texas

Specialty Track

To Be Announced

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm General Session: To Be Announced
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Luncheon
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm General Session: Data Dive
2:45 pm - 6:00 pm Explore St. Louis
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Casino Night at Busch Stadium

Sponsored by: SHI logo


Thursday - August 23, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm CGCIO Program

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