NY Tech Summit Announces 2016 Conference Agenda

NY Tech Summit Announces 2016 Conference Agenda

Posted on 03/21/2016

Contact Jamie King, NY Tech Summit

March 21, 2016

NY Tech Summit Announces Conference Agenda

Educational opportunities to help IT professionals drive business success on June 8-10


SYRACUSE, N.Y. – NY Tech Summit has released the agenda for its 12th annual technology conference, taking place June 8-10 at Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona. The event will feature more than 35 educational sessions led by IT professionals and industry thought leaders.

The NY Tech Summit conference agenda focuses on several topics, including navigating IT, transformational leadership, cultivating the team, strategic relationships, and leveraging the cloud. Highlighted sessions include:

  • “Building the Bucket-List IT Shop” – Eric Caballero, Byrne Dairy
  • “Approaching the C-Suite with Confidence and Results” – Mary Ann Drumm and Colleen Rudy, CRA Medical Imaging
  • “Are Conflicts in Data Center Fiber Optic Structured Cabling Standards Putting Your Organization at Risk?” – Rick Dallmann, CABLExpress
  • “The Mobile Learning Experience: Strategies for Integrating With Cloud Technology” – Laurie Burruss, Lynda.com
  • “Turning the Partnerships We Have Into the Relationships We Want” – Theodore Love, Phoenix Central School District
  • “Trends – What’s New and How is it Relevant to Me?” – Nick Munger, Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

“The quality of session topics and the variety of industry experts we have presenting this year is outstanding,” said Renee Duffy, conference producer and director of marketing for the event’s presenting sponsors, TERACAI and CXtec. “Our team aims to develop a well-rounded educational experience that will positively impact the organizations that our attendees represent.”

The NY Tech Summit keynote address will be delivered by Mark Schulman, talented drummer for world-class rock and pop artists. Schulman’s presentation, “Conquering Life's Stage Fright: Three Steps to Top Performance,” will encourage, challenge and inspire attendees to step beyond their perceived limitations.

In addition to the educational sessions, NY Tech Summit features an exhibit floor and networking opportunities. Pre-conference workshops will also be held on June 8 for attendees interested in further training. Workshops will cover the following topics:

  • “Does Your Critical Path Make You Agile Enough to Avoid the Waterfall? Project Management Methodology Basics and How You Survive Them” – Stephen Dell’Aversano, Visions Federal Credit Union, and Nathan Burgess, ABWE
  • “Growing Your Employees to Ensure Organizational Success” – Dale Carnegie
  • “HIPAA and PCI Regulatory Compliance” – Jim Shea, Cyber Defense Institute
  • “Designing Effective Cyber Security Risk Management and Education Programs” – Vikas Bhatia and Stacy Willis, Kalki Consulting

NY Tech Summit conference passes are available at an early bird rate of $395 if purchased by April 15, a $200 savings on the full price. For more information and to register, visit www.nytechsummit.com/register.

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 navigating IT, transformational leadership, cultivating the team, strategic relationships, and leveraging the cloud. The 12th annual NY Tech Summit will be held June 8-10, 2016 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, N.Y. For more information, visit www.nytechsummit.com.

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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