8:45 am - 9:15 am

Welcome and Registration at LIU (Post Campus)

 Tilles Center of the Performing Arts

9:15 am - 9:30 am

Welcome Remarks from the Founders

George Baroudi, Jack Chen, and Robert Juckiewicz

9:30 am - 9:45 am

Keynote Address

LIU Guest Speaker

Ice Breaker Activity

9:45 am - 10:15 am

Community of Practice/Panel - LIU Kahn DISCOVERY CENTER

Panel Discussion - Women in IT 

Community of Practice Leaders: Laura Martin (Hofstra), Melissa Klos (LIU), and Laurie Harvey (NYIT)


Community of Practice - Network Services: Top 10 Issues for Network and Systems Strategies for Large Infrastructure upgrades

Community of Practice Leaders: Kevin Guinn (LIU), Fred Hicks (Adelphi), and Ryan Monroe (Adelphi)


Community of Practice - Information Systems: The Changing Face of System Monitoring

Community of Practice Leaders: Al Brussey (LIU) and Daniel Lindenmeier (LIU)


Community of Practice - Instructional Technology & Design

Community of Practice Leaders: John-Paul McCaffrey and Dev Mondal (LIU)


Community of Practice - Helpdesk Services: IT Helpdesk Raising the Bar on Service

Community of Practice Leaders: Deanna Malloy (Hofstra) and Cheuk Liu (LIU)


Community of Practice - Web Development: Emerging Technology 

Community of Practice Leaders: Scott Finkelstein (Adelphi) and Ryan Montgomery (LIU)


Community of Practice - Project Management 

Community of Practice Leaders: Sherley Beausoleil (St. Joseph's) and Luc-Philippe Paulemon (Hofstra)


Community of Practice - Empowering Student Employees/ Career Competencies

Community of Practice Leaders: Diana Voss (Stony Brook U), Joe Zona (Hofstra) and Rose Tirotta (Hofstra)

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Energy Break

11:00 am - 11:15 am

Executive Roundtable

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Networking Lunch

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Ice Breaker Activity

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Community of PracticeS - LIU Kahn DISCOVERY CENTER

LIU Campus Walking Tour


Community of Practice - IT Talent Acquisition & Management

Community of Practice Leader: Terry Maighnath (NYIT)


Community of Practice - Network Services: VOIP

Community of Practice Leaders: Carlos Siverio, Kevin Guinn (LIU)


Community of Practice - Information Security: Multi-Factor & Emerging Threats

Community of Practice Leaders: Al Brussey (LIU), Daniel Lindenmeier (LIU)


Community of Practice - Help Desk Services

Community of Practice Leader: Cheuk Liu (LIU)


Community of Practice - Data Analytics- Modeling and Analysis for Strategic Planning

Community of Practice Leader: Yongxin Ma (NYIT)

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm

Energy Break

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Technology Showcase Presentations

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning

Presenter: Gavi Narra, Long Island University

Virtual Reality

Presenter: Kiichi Takeuchi, Long Island University

Browse - LIU's Technology Store

Presenters: Esther Cho, Long Island University; Lynne Gerde, Long Island University; Albert Donor Long Island University; Chyna Browne Long Island University

2:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Closing Remarks, Raffle, and Happy Hour

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

NYHETF Conference 2018 is for IT professionals working at higher education institutions in the New York metropolitan area. The conference agenda is continuously evolving to be relevant to industry trends and to offer all participants productive, exciting and engaging programming. Have specific ideas in mind that you’d like to see? Email us at NYHETF@gmail.com.

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