The Next AITP Johnstown meeting features a presentation from Brian Conboy -- President of Advanticom
Notice: This meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 13th.
Brian Conboy the President of Advanticom
is going to be giving a speech on Network Security. In the discussion he will talk about why integrating your security systems with the entire organization can best protect you from threats and mitigate risk. He will cover whats new, what others are doing, and what your organization can do to identify, prevent and adapt to these ever-evolving threats. He will talk about how to reduce network infections and how to protect businesses from worms, viruses, and take-over attempts.
The Next AITP Johnstown meeting features a presentation from Microsoft - Windows Vista Media Capabilities
This is a free open-house event. Anyone interested in AITP Johnstown or wants a chance to win a free copy of Microsoft Vista Ultimate is encourged to attend!
Although Windows Vista is being positioned as a more secure, stable, and manageable operating system, several enhancements have been made in the area of media management. Join this web presentation demonstrating the new picture views and tools that make home photography fun. We will also show the music and video support features along with the new organization and search capabilities.
Microsoft Vista Ultimate - Must be present to win
This month's meeting will be at the Blvd. Grill in Southmont starting 6:00. Please register for this meeting using the "Event Registration" link in the menu. Please register for this meeting using the Event Registration
Please see the informative presentation below. If you want to attend, please email John Miko at email@example.com
for complimentary tickets.
"The Future of the Marketplace, the Workplace and Our Lives" to be
Presented at SFU
Ken Dychtwald, PhD, will present "The Longevity Revolution: The
Future of the Marketplace, the Workplace and Our Lives" as part of the
Dr. Albert A. Zanzuccki Endowed Chair Program, on Wednesday, September
19, 2007 at 6:30 p.m. at Saint Francis University in the John F. Kennedy
Dr. Dychtwald is the founder and CEO of Age Wave. He is a visionary on
the lifestyle, marketing, and workforce implications of an aging
population. Over the past 30 years, Dr. Dychtwald has emerged as the
nation's foremost visionary and original thinker regarding the
The September AITP Meeting features a Presentation from Jim Stone - VMWare - WEB Only
VMware is the world's leading provider of virtualization solutions for x86-based servers and desktops. Through a pioneering approach to virtualization, VMware technology works to separate the software from the underlying hardware. This allows a single computer to run multiple operating systems and applications, delivering significant improvements in efficiency, availability, flexibility and manageability.
Founded in 1998, VMware is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with offices around the world. VMware's customer base consists of more than 20,000 organizations of all sizes, including 100% of Fortune 100 companies. VMware delivers technology designed to substantially lower IT costs, provide more flexibility in choosing operating systems, and offer a more automated and resilient systems infrastructure capable of responding to variable business demands.
CTC will be hosting a career reception on September 14th in Johnstown. Please see this flyer for more details and the website to register at.
The July 2007 meeting has been cancelled. Our meetings will start back up in September. Stay tuned.
The Pittsburgh AITP chapter
has invited us to their annual golf outing on August 11 at Butlers Golf Course
in Elizabeth, PA. The proceeds from this outing benefit scholarships for deserving students. The contribution for the event is $79 which includes cart, buffet, refreshments, and prizes. Businesses may also want to consider sponsoring a hole. Please download the Word documents below for more information and registration forms.
Information and Registration Form
The Next AITP Meeting on June 21st, 2007 will present Bart Ratliff - Identity Theft: A New Challenge for Companies and their Employees
Bart Ratliff is a Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist and the President of CYA Compliance, LLC, located in Pittsburgh, PA.. For over two years Mr. Ratliff has worked in the Identity Theft arena where he educates and counsels employers, Chambers and Associations, providing them with an Affirmative Defense Plan that helps mitigate their liability should a data breach or a loss of employee, client or vendor information occurs. After spending the first 16 years of his professional career in the insurance and mortgage industries, and upon realization of the devastating effect identity theft can have on individuals and business owners, Mr. Ratliff has focused his attention on educating others concerning identity theft and ways to mitigate individual and corporate liability. Mr. Ratliff is a member of InfraGuard, the Information System Security Association and the Pittsburgh Technology Council, and also serves on the Board of Directors of the Association of Information Technology Professionals and the Extreme Strings Orchestra, all located in Pittsburgh.
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The Next AITP Meeting features a Presentation from James Gerraughty Electronic Classroom / Video Production Manager - CERMUSA
James F. Gerraughty is CERMUSA's Electronic Classrooms & Video Production Manager. Currently, James is researching media production and deployment for high-bandwidth applications over Internet2, and low-bandwidth continuing medical education onto handheld media devices for just-in-time training for medical professionals. Previous employers he has worked for were WPSX-TV (now WPSU-TV) and AccuWeather, both in State College, PA. He received a B.A. in Telecommunications from Penn State in 1998 and a Masters in Business Administration from Saint Francis University in 2006.
James will give a presentation on video production. Video production is a useful tool for corporate communications and education. With the cost of both equipment and software coming down, this field is exploding, both in terms of corporate usage and public websites like YouTube. James will showcase the equipment and software used in video production.