2011 Conference - IT to the Rescue!

ACPE 2011 Conference Agenda

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Scramble Golf Tournament, 9 holes
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Croquet Tournament
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Putt-Putt Golf Tournament, 18 holes
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Bocce Ball Tournament
12:15–2:55 p.m.Garage Workshops (includes box lunch)
  • Cloud Computing: District-wide Implementation, Deployment, Administration and Integration
  • Server Virtualization
  • Wireless Latest and Greatest
10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.Registration
12:30–2:45 p.m.SIS Migration Seminars Three back-to-back sessions ˜45 minutes each
3:00–3:55 p.m.Sponsor Preconference Seminars
  • Apple: Deploying and Managing iPads for Your Classroom
  • CTL: Using Intel Learning Series
  • Microsoft: Free Hosted Exchange 2010 and Collaboration Solutions
  • Motorola: Delivering Multimedia Content Over Wireless to Enable Visual Learning
4:00–4:55 p.m.Diamond Sponsor Preconference Seminars:
  • CDWG: Transitioning from Novell to Microsoft
  • Cisco: Video to the Rescue: IT's "sidekick" in the Heroic Effort!
  • Ednetics: Leveraging Virtualization for Premise Security in the K–12 Environment
  • INX: Using ROI/IRR to break Datacenter Gridlock
  • Mountain States Networking: Delivering on the Promise of a Virtualized Dynamic Data Center
5:30–11:00 p.m.Product Showcase & Sponsor Hospitality, Rock Residue Band

Thursday, May 5, 2011

7:30–8:45 a.m.Breakfast Buffet
8:00–9:00 a.m.Registration
9:00–9:15 a.m.Welcome & Introductions
9:15–10:45 a.m.Keynote Address: Cameron Evans, Microsoft
10:45–11:15 a.m.Break
11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.Sessions
  • Keynote Speaker Follow-up: Cameron Evans
  • Cloud Computing
  • SharePoint 2010
  • Collaboration Tools in the Classroom
  • Low cost Servers and Workstations Backups
12:30–1:15 p.m.Lunch and Tournament Awards
1:30–2:45 p.m.Sessions
  • Mobile Computing in the Classroom
  • Cloud Computing: What are the real costs?
  • VOIP is more than a phone system
  • Wireless: How Do I Get High Density?
  • Minimizing Administrivia in IT: Policy vs Responsibilities
2:45–3:00 p.m.Break
3:00–4:15 p.m.Sessions
  • Using Social Media as a Communication Strategy
  • Saving Money—Learn from Each Other
  • Supporting Collaborative Tools and Social Media in the Classroom
  • Digital Forensics
  • How to Deploy 78 iPods and 20 iPads to 18 Classrooms: A Case Study
5:30–6:30 p.m.Social
6:30–7:30 p.m.Dinner
8:00 –11:00 p.m.Desserts, Rockaraoke Band & Sponsor Hospitality

Friday, May 6, 2011

7:30–8:45 a.m.Breakfast Buffet
8:00–9:00 a.m.Registration
9:00–9:15 a.m.Welcome
9:15–10:45 a.m.Keynote Address: Jaime Casap, Google
10:45–11:00 a.m.Break
11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.Sessions
  • Keynote Speaker Follow-up: Using Google Apps in Your School
  • E-Discovery: What Does It Mean?
  • Social Media in the Classroom
  • Virtualization of Desktops
  • TCO—Saving Costs
  • What does storage mean?
12:15–1:15 p.m.Lunch and Business Meeting
1:15–2:30 p.m.Sessions
  • Weathering the Recession Storm
  • Video Solutions—from capture, to streaming, to backup
  • Private Cloud Computing: Strategies for Implementation
  • Instructional Technology Buffet
  • Have I Got An App For That!
2:45–3:15 p.m.
  1. Ice Cream & Prize Drawings