NY Tech Summit Advisory Committee: Driving force behind business technology conference content

NY Tech Summit Advisory Committee: Driving force behind business technology conference content

Posted on 10/24/2017

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Members of the 2018 New York Tech Summit  advisory committee, have one goal in mind for the 14th annual event, scheduled for June 6-8 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, provide the most relevant thought-provoking topics for  IT industry professionals to learn from and understand.

“Each year we assemble an advisory committee comprised of IT professionals from a cross section of industries, with diverse backgrounds and at various career levels to guide the development of NY Tech Summit,” said Renee Duffy, vice president of marketing for TERACAI and CXtec. “This year’s group is quite enthusiastic about developing content that will align with what’s really challenging businesses today.”

The 2018 NY Tech Summit advisory committee includes individuals with a wide-range of professional and industry experiences, including:

  1. Roger Benn, Director, Provider Solutions & Health System Performance, Excellus: Blue Cross Blue Shield
  2. Janet Billington, Vice President of Performance Excellence, Nascentia Health
  3. Rodney Bowers, CIO, Georgia Aquarium
  4. Derek Dyson Assistant Vice President, Support Services Officer, Generations Bank
  5. Aaron Fields, IT Director/Networks Administrator, Episcopal Senior Life Communities
  6. Peter Hoernle, Network Engineer, Lafayette College
  7. Michael Larche, CIO, St. Ann’s Community
  8. Jason Lewin, Manager of Member Technology Infrastructure, AmeriCu
  9. Paul Lutwak, IT Director, Madison County
  10. Nick Munger, Senior Manager of IT Networking and Communications, Aspen Dental Management, Inc.
  11. Jim Wilson, Systems Administrator, Utica College
  12. Jeff Wood, Technical Services Manager, Samaritan Medical Center

The 2018 NY Tech Summit agenda will focus on the following topics:  IT Evolution: The New Normal; Lifecycle of IT Employees; Transformational Leadership: From the Basement to the Boardroom.

NY Tech Summit is currently searching for engaging speakers to share their insights, challenges, and successes with the IT community. The call for speaker application deadline is December, 1, 2017. To submit an application, visit Call for Speakers page on the NY Tech Summit website.

To learn more about the NY Tech Summit advisory committee, visit advisory committee page on the NY Tech Summit website.

About NY Tech Summit

NY Tech Summit is an educational event for IT and business professionals focused on technologies that drive business value. The event provides classroom sessions with experienced industry speakers, an extensive tradeshow, and several networking opportunities. Topics to be covered include corporate awareness, cloud strategies, IT evolution, and transformational leadership. The 14th annual NY Tech Summit will be held June 6-8, 2018 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, N.Y. For more information, visit www.nytechsummit.com.



This is a great time to network. It’s a great time to come out and see what the new products are… I find this very informative.

- James
Manager, IT Services