1st Annual Technology Leadership Conference
June 10, 2005

Evolving Technology by Building Partnerships

Hosts | Schedule | Keynote Speakers | Abstracts | RSVP Info | Hotels/Airlines | Map of Area

Why Should You Attend?
Technology is constantly changing. At this conference you will learn how your organization can keep up with the latest technology by building partnerships with key players in the technology industry.

Who is Invited?

  • Educational Institutions (K-12 and Higher Ed.)
  • Tribal Leadership
  • State and Local Government Agencies
  • Business and Industry
  • Community Leaders
  • IT Professionals and Decision Makers

Conference Hosts

Dr. Carol SpencerDr. Carol Spencer
President, San Juan College
"The understanding and use of technology has become a necessity in our lives. Today’s professionals need to find opportunities to broaden their vision and find ways to use technology to enhance their worlds."

Bill SandleyBill Standley
Mayor of Farmington
"Technology is the cornerstone of operating our businesses, as well as our personal lives. Learning more about what can be done, and more importantly, how to go about doing it, and where to get answers is the key to getting to the next level. Here’s a unique opportunity to learn how to take that next step."

Conference Schedule

Thursday, June 9, 2005
7:00 pm Reception & Early Registration
Courtyard Marriott
Friday, June 10, 2005
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration & Continental Breakfast in
Little Theater, San Juan College
8:30 - 9:00 am SJC Welcome: Dr. Carol Spencer, SJC President
9:00 - 9:45 am Keynote: Russ Griffith
President, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Datatel, Inc.
9:45 - 10:30 am Tom Huber, President, SunGard Collegis, Inc.
10:30 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 - 11:30 am Prema Barua, Sales Development Manager, Intel
11:30 - 1:00 pm Lunch (Room 9008 - 9010)
Greeting from the Mayor
Greeting from the Director of CHECS
1:00 - 1:15 pm Calvin Cooke, President CEO, Brainstorm Networks
1:15 - 2:00 pm Keynote: Bryan Cunningham
Principal, Morgan & Cunningham, LLC
2:00 - 2:45 pm Scott Bradly, Channel Manager,
Hitachi Data Systems
2:45 - 3:00 pm Break
3:00 - 3:45 pm Cisco Presentation
3:45 - 4:30 pm Todd M. Awtry, Senior Director
Gateway Professional
Saturday, June 11, 2005
7:30 am

Shotgun tee-off at Riverview Golf Course
or fly fishing at Quality Waters

Golf and/or Fly Fishing
On Saturday, special rates and arrangements are made for Conference participants to play golf at Riverview Golf Course or enjoy fly fishing at famous Quality Waters.

Keynote Speakers

Bryan CunninghamH. Bryan Cunningham
Principal Morgan Cunningham, LLC
Bryan Cunningham is the former Deputy Legal Advisor to National Security Advisor, Condoleezza Rice. He has been involved in advising high ranking officials on matters such as cyber security. He is the co-founder of the American Bar Association’s Cyber Security Privacy Task Force and is currently Principal at Morgan Cunningham, a law and corporate homeland security consulting firm.

“A Perspective From the White House Situation Room: How Your Information Security Impacts US National Security”

Network security is no longer about simple network firewall protection. Effective network security requires a sophisticated strategy involving physical protection, Layer 3 defense, host-based security, policy enforcement and regulatory compliance. Mr. Cunningham will discuss a comprehensive approach to network security from a legal perspective for companies who must adhere to Federal regulations such as FERPA, HIPPA and Sarbanes-Oxley. He will discuss the mitigation of legal risks for executives around the issue of network security.

Russell GriffithH. Russell Griffith
President and CEO and Chairman of the Board, Datatel, Inc.
Russ Griffith has served as Datatel’s President and Chief Executive Officer since 1992. Datatel’s focus is on “helping colleges and universities manage their business processes.” Russ is a frequent speaker on leadership and change for higher education and technology associations. He also serves as the president of the American Association of Community Colleges Corporate Council.

Please RSVP to Tiffany Kimball no later than May 31, 2005
by fax at 505-566-3523, by phone at 505-566-4321 or by e-mail at TLC@sanjuancollege.edu

Please provide the following information when you RSVP:
First and Last Name, Title, Company, Phone, Email
Will you be joining us for the reception on June 9? Would you like more information regarding golf and/or fly fishing on June 11?



Next Generation Mobility Solutions from Intel

Hitachi Presentation
Application Optimized Storage the foundation for your Information Lifecycle Management strategy.

Cisco Systems Presentation
"IP Communications Solutions"
Cisco IP-Telephony and Voice over IP solutions are front of mind for many of today’s company’s. These solutions lower costs and expand business capabilities by adding voice, and video to your data network. Come learn more about this technology and see the latest product and solution offering by Cisco Systems.


Hotel Information

Courtyard MarriottCourtyard Marriott
560 Scott Avenue
Farmington, NM 87401

A special room rate of $79 per night has been reserved for conference attendees. To make reservations call (505) 325-5111 and mention the Technology Leadership Conference. Rooms are limited and reservations must be made by May 18, 2005 to receive the special room rate.

Other Area Hotels:
Best Western Inn and Suites - 505-327-5221
Holiday Inn - 505-327-9811
Comfort Inn - 505-325-2626

The following offer flights to and from the Four Corners Regional Airport
Mesa Airlines 1-800-MESA-AIR
Great Lakes Airlines 1-800-554-5111
America West Airlines 1-800-2FLY-AWA

Map of Area
Map of Area