2019 GMIS MEETS Agenda
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7:00 am - 12:30 pm Golf/FootGolf Outing

Disney's Palm and Oak Trail Golf Courses
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Pre-Conference Training

Next Gen Network Technology

Lou Melograna - Chief Technology Officer, StarNet Solutions

Presented by: Starnet Logo

Coronado M/N
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Registration

Sponsored by: MCCi logo

North Reg Counter
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm President's Reception

Casitas Courtyard
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Function

Sponsored by: Granicus logo

La Mesa Patio
Monday, August 26, 2019
7:30 am - 8:30 am First Time Attendee Breakfast

Coronado P/Q
7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast

Coronado L
8:30 am - 8:45 am Welcome

Coronado L
8:45 am - 10:00 am Keynote Presentation

How is the Weather in your Kingdom?

Dan Cockerell

Hosted by: Tyler Technologies logo

Coronado L
10:00 am - 10:15 am AM Break

Sponsored by: Scale Computing logo

North Registration Foyer
10:15 am - 11:30 am Management Track

Communicating with Confidence the Value of IT to Non-Technical People

Marc Thorson - Executive Director of Regional Technology Services, Northern Illinois University
Omar Sandoval - Director of Information Technology, Naperville Park District

Coronado M/N
Technical Track

To be announced

Durango 1
Specialty Track

Getting Hacked

Janice Zelnock - Supervisor of IT, Brick Township Municipal Utilities Authority
Eugene Kipniss - Senior Program Specialist, Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC)

Durango 2
11:30 am - 12:15 pm General Session

Presented by: SHI logo

Coronado L
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Awards Luncheon

Coronado L
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm Tech Lab 1

Presented by: SHI logo

Coronado M/N
Tech Lab 2

Durango 1
Tech Lab 3

Is Ransomware in your Budget? How to Justify the Cost of Data Protection

Kevin Fuller - CTO & President, ThinkGard

Presented by: ThinkGard logo

Durango 2
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm PM Break

North Registration Foyer
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Vendor Speed Dating

Sponsored by: SeamlessDocs logo

Coronado L
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Opening Reception

Coronado K
6:30 pm - 9:15 pm Dinner at Epcot® & Fireworks Dessert Party

Sponsored by: SHI logo

American Adventure Rotunda - Epcot®
9:15 pm - 10:30 pm Surprise In-Park Activity

Sponsored by: Commvault logo SHI logo

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
8:00 am - 9:30 am State Chapter Presidents Breakfast

Coronado P/Q
8:00 am - 10:00 am Breakfast with Exhibitors

Coronado K
10:00 am - 10:15 am AM Break

North Registration Foyer
10:15 am - 11:30 am GMIS Round Table Panel Discussion

Coronado L
11:30 am - 1:30 pm Lunch w/ Exhibitors

Coronado K
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm General Session

Presented by: Darktrace logo

Coronado L
2:15 am - 3:30 pm Management Track

Inspiring Results: How Impactful Leaders Catalyze Change in a Multi-Generational Workforce

Jen Roberts - CEO, Difference Consulting

Coronado M/N
Technical Track

SecureSuite/Configuration Assessment Tools and the Malicious Code Analysis Platform

Eugene Kipniss - Senior Program Specialist, Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC)

Durango 1
Specialty Track

Developing an Accessibility Driven Digital Strategy for Government

Thomas Logan - Chief Access Advisor, SeamlessDocs

Durango 2
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm PM Break

North Registration Foyer
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm Tech Lab 1

Presented by: SHI logo

Coronado M/N
Tech Lab 2

Presented by: Pure Storage logo

Durango 1
Tech Lab 3

Presented by: Commvault logo

Durango 2
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Members-Only Happy Hour

Casitas Courtyard
5:45 pm - 9:00 pm Dinner on your own

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hospitality Function

La Mesa Patio
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast/GMIS International Business Meeting

Coronado L
9:00 am - 10:15 am Keynote Presentation

'Impossible' is Just a Word: Why Innovation is More Fun When You Think Like a Magician

John Duke Logan

Coronado L
10:15 am - 10:45 am AM Break

North Registration Foyer
10:45 am - 12:00 pm Management Track

The Proper Care and Feeding of your IT Team: Employee Retention Strategies

James C. Duckett - Technology Division Manager, City of St. George

Coronado M/N
Technical Track

Are We High Tech Enough to be a Smart City?

Bernadette Kucharczuk, CGCIO - Director of Information Technology, City of Jersey City
Tolonda Griffin-Ross - Administrative Analyst, City of Jersey City

Durango 1
Specialty Track

How to Become a Data Storyteller

Brian Aylward - Manager, Association Marketing, Tyler Technologies
Justin Bruce - Project Manager & Performance Management Practice Leader, Tyler Technologies

Durango 2
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Data Dive

Coronado L
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Luncheon

Coronado L
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm General Session

Coronado L
2:45 pm - 5:30 pm Explore Orlando

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Dinner & Krazy Keys Dueling Pianos

Atlantic Dance Hall - Disney's BoardWalk Inn
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm Closing Event After Party

Upstairs at the Atlantic Dance Hall - Disney's BoardWalk Inn
Thursday, August 29, 2019
9:00 pm - 4:00 pm CGCIO Program - Program registration required

Acapulco Room

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