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SCUP 53rd Annual Conference

Join WTC Consulting, Inc., Booth 107, at the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) 53rd Annual Conference on July 14-17, 2018, at the Nashville Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee.  WTC is pleased to exhibit and be a sponsor at this annual event.  Over 1,500 attendees are expected to participate.

The theme for 2018 is “Setting the Stage for the Future of Higher Education Planning.”  Numerous educational sessions and intensive workshops will be conducted on strategic, academic, fiscal, technology, and facilities planning practices that will provide practical solutions and applications.

The Society for College and University Planning was established is 1965 and is a community of senior, higher education leaders who are responsible for, or are involved in, the integration of planning on their campuses and for the professionals who support them.  SCUP’s Annual Conference & SCUP Commons is a premier conference focusing on best practices in integrated planning.  Over 100 vendors will participate in the Commons, the focal point for exhibits, demonstrations, exchange, and learning.

To learn more about SCUP visit www.scup.org

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog www.wtcconsulting.info.

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WTC Consulting, Inc to sponsor and exhibit at CCISDA Spring 2018 Event

More than 325 members and exhibitors will attend the California County Information Services Directors Association (CCISDA) Spring Conference, April 15-18, at the Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center in Pomona.  The theme of the meeting is “Revving Up Government Technology.”  CCISDA is the official organization of the county IT directors and CIO’s throughout the State of California, and represents all 58 California counties in the area of information technology and county government.

Founded in 1957, the organization meets officially in conference twice a year.  CCISDA facilitates sharing of new computer applications and products, staff development and training, consulting services to member counties and support organizations, and systems integration work between counties, the State of California, and the federal government.  CCISDA also has a number of work groups that meet quarterly, including the Information Security Forum and Property Tax.

WTC Consulting, Inc. will host the group dinner and event on April 17th at The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum.  The Museum features an impressive array of vintage and historical racing vehicles–hot rods, customs, race cars, motorcycles, —along with photographs, trophies, helmets and driving uniforms, artifacts, paintings, and other memorabilia chronicling more than 60 years of American motorsports.

Founded in 1983, WTC delivers fact-based consulting to higher education, healthcare, and public sector clients.  We help organizations solve their most complex financial, technical, operational, and organizational issues related to information technology, facilities, and networking.

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog www.wtcconsulting.info.

For more information on the spring event, visit www.ccisda.org.

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CISOA & 3CBG 2018 at Ontario Convention Center

WTC Consulting, Inc. is proud to be a sponsor and exhibitor at the CISOA & 3CBG 2018 Conference.  This event takes place at the Ontario Convention Center on March 18-21 in Ontario, California.  Participating in our 27th year as a sponsor, WTC will host the Grand Opening Reception from 5:00-6:30 pm on Sunday night in the Conference Exhibit Hall.  More than 400 attendees and 125 vendors are expected for the conference.

The California Chief Information Systems Officers Association (CISOA) and the California Community College Banner Group (3CBG) have teamed up to hold this annual conference a fifth time.  The theme of “Pathways to Student Success” will highlight the importance of student information, how to capture, analyze, protect and store in a secured environment.  Created in 1967, the California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with over 2.1 million students attending 114 colleges in 72 districts.

Established in 1987, CISOA provides direction to information systems professionals in California community colleges and increases recognition of the value and necessity of information systems for effective planning and management of individual districts and the California community colleges as a whole.  The Organization offers its members a yearlong Certification Program that trains them to lead and manage technology organizations on their campus.

Founded in 1983, WTC delivers fact-based consulting services to higher education and healthcare clients.  We help organizations solve their most complex financial, technical, operational, and organizational issues related to information technology, networking, facilities, and telecommunications.  WTC has completed more than 1,200 engagements for 265 clients.

To learn more about the CISOA & 3CBG conference in Ontario visit www.cisoa.net.

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog www.wtcconsulting.info.

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WTC Consulting joins the CISOA 2018 Partners in Education Program

WTC is pleased to be one of ten firms chosen for the new CISOA 2018 Partners in Education Program.  This program was developed to facilitate CISOA members’ contact with the Partners.

Founded in 1983, WTC has participated in 27 CISOA conferences as a sponsor and exhibitor.  We help organizations solve their most complex financial, technical, operational, and organizational issues related to information technology, networking, facilities, and telecommunications.  Headquartered in Southern California, WTC is a California Corporation and a California Small Business.

Founded in 1987, the California Chief Information Systems Officers Association (CISOA) provides direction to information systems professionals in California Community Colleges, the largest system of higher education in the nation.  CISOA offers an efficient vehicle for communicating among many campuses and constituents, to ensure the network with over 2.1 millions students attending 114 colleges in 72 districts is up to speed on current IT programs and issues.

To learn more about CISOA visit www.cisoa.net.

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog www.wtcconsulting.info.

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Road Show 2017

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American Council on Education 98th Annual Meeting

Be sure to visit WTC Consulting, Inc. in Booth #105 during the 98th Annual American Council on Education (ACE) meeting and exposition at the San Francisco Marriot Marquis, March 12-15, 2016.

ACE 2016 is the country’s premier higher education event, bringing together nearly 2,000 higher education leaders to network with one another and hear from College and University presidents discussing the most pressing issues of the day.

ACE is the nation’s most visible and influential higher education association.  ACE represents the presidents of more than 1,700 member accredited, degree-granting institutions, which include two-and -four year colleges, private, and public universities, and nonprofit and for-profit entities.  The organization collectively promotes, protects, and advocates for students, faculty, and administrators in higher education.  ACE members represent almost 70% of all students in accredited, degree-granting institutions.

WTC Consulting, Inc. is a leader in fully integrated activity based consulting, rate and funding models, and rate implementation for information technology.  Since 1983, WTC has helped many ACE members with the facts they need to make informed decisions for IT strategic planning and the annual budget process.  The success of the WTC approach is based on four characteristics:  Structure, Understanding, Simplicity, Experience.

To learn more about ACE and ACE 2016 visit www.aceannualmeeting.org.

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog www.wtcconsulting.org.

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CISOA & 3CBG 2016 Conference

WTC Consulting, Inc. is proud to be a sponsor and exhibitor at the CISOA & 3CBG 2016 Conference.  This event takes place at the Hyatt Regency Orange County on February 21-24 in Garden Grove, California.  More than 350 attendees and more than 100 vendors are expected at the conference.  The theme of the conference is “The Future is NOW.”

The California Chief Information Systems Officers Association (CISOA) and the California Community College Banner Group (3CBG) have teamed up to hold this conference for a third time.  The conference attendees are IT professionals from the California Community Colleges, the largest system of higher education in the nation with 2.1 million students attending 112 colleges.

The organizations have come together to present a unified set of sessions that will address many of the topics of the IT professional in management, security, information systems, and IT curriculum.

Founded in 1987, CISOA provides direction to information professionals in California community colleges and increases recognition of the value and necessity of information systems for effective planning and campus management.  CISOA offers its members a yearlong CISOA Certification Program, which certifies individuals for roles as Chief Information Systems Officers in the California community college system.

WTC delivers fact based consulting services to higher education and healthcare clients.  Since 1983, WTC has helped organizations solve their most complex, financial, technical, operational, and organizational issues related to information technology, networking, and telecommunications.  The success of the WTC approach is based on four characteristics:  Structure, Understanding, Simplicity, Experience.

To learn more about the CISOA & 3CBG Conference visit www.cisoa.net.

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog at www.wtcconsulting.info.

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WTC Participates in EDUCAUSE 2015 Annual Conference

Be sure to visit WTC Consulting, Inc. in Booth #1624 during the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference at the Indiana Convention Center on October 28 – 29, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  The show theme is titled “The Best Thinking in Higher Education IT.”  More than 4,000 attendees and 275 exhibiting companies will participate.

The Annual Conference program is derived from member-driven content organized into six program domains:

  1. Advancing the Academic Missions (includes Teaching and Learning).
  2. Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Data Management for Planning.
  3. Digital Scholarship, Libraries, Publishing, Curation, and Open Access.
  4. Enterprise Service Delivery.
  5. Leading and Partnering Strategically across the Academy.
  6. Risk Management.

EDUCAUSE helps those who lead, manage, and use information technology to shape strategic decisions at every level.  EDUCAUSE actively engages with colleges and universities, corporations, foundations, government, and other non-profit organizations to further the mission of transforming higher education through the use of information technology.

Through various programs and activities, EDUCAUSE and its members contribute to thought leadership on major issues, help clarify the current environment, document effective practices, and highlight how emerging trends and technologies may influence the evolution of IT in higher education.

EDUCAUSE members are at the crossroads of important higher education issues and address a spectrum of challenges including enterprises systems, strategic leadership, teaching and learning, cybersecurity, identity management, and more.

Membership is open to institutions of higher education, corporations serving the higher education information technology market, and other related associations and organizations.  A comprehensive range of resources and activities are available to all interested employees at EDUCAUSE member organizations.

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NERCOMP 2015 in Providence

WTC Consulting, Inc. will exhibit at the NERCOMP 2015 annual Conference, held on March 31-April 1, 2015 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode Island.  The theme for this year’s conference is “In IT Together.”  The theme reflects that everyday IT actions and decisions impact one another and the future of our higher education IT community.  From the frontline staff up to the CIO, we are all “in IT together.”

2015 Key Program Topics include:

  • IT Services:  Support Models and Practice
  • Leadership and Organizational Development
  • Libraries and Scholarship in the 21st Century
  • Policy, Regulation, and Security
  • Systems and Solutions
  • Teaching and Learning

NERCOMP’s mission is to enhance the communications and dissemination of information related to the use of computers, networks and information technology in education, academic research and educational administration throughout the Northeastern United States.  Its 280 plus member institutions are in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont.  NERCOMP is an associate of EDUCAUSE.

To learn more about NERCOMP visit www.nercomp.org.

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net and our blog www.wtcconsulting.info.

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WTC Participates in EDUCAUSE 2014 Annual Conference

Be sure to visit WTC Consulting, Inc. in Booth #1130 during the EDUCAUSE 2014 Annual Conference at the Orange County Convention Center on September 30 – October 1, 2014 in Orlando, Florida.  The show theme is titled “The Best Thinking in Higher Education IT.”  More than 4,500 attendees and 260 exhibiting companies will participate.

The Annual Conference program is derived from member-driven content organized across seven overarching IT domains:  1.  Analytics and Data-Driven Decision Making, 2.  Digital Content Libraries, 3.  Enterprise/Administrative IT, 4.  Leadership and Management, 5.  Security Compliance, Privacy, and Risk Management, 6.   Service Management and Support, and 7.  Teaching and Learning.

EDUCAUSE helps those who lead, manage, and use information technology to shape strategic decisions at every level.  EDUCAUSE actively engages with colleges and universities, corporations, foundations, government, and other non-profit organizations to further the mission of transforming higher education through the use of information technology.  More than 500 speakers will be participating in 300+ sessions, 60+ webcasts and online sessions.

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SCUP’s 49th Annual, International Conference

Join WTC Consulting, Inc., Booth #634, at the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) 49th Annual, International Conference on July 12-16, 2014 in the David Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  WTC is pleased to exhibit and be a sponsor at this annual event.  Over 1,500 senior-level higher education leaders and design professionals are attending.

The theme for 2014 is “Plan for Transformation” in Higher Education.  More than 100 educational sessions and intensive workshops will be conducted on strategic, academic, fiscal, technology, and facilities planning practices that will provide practical solutions and applications.  Topical areas include:

  • Academic Program Prioritization
  • Leading through Disruptive Change
  • Institutional/Educational Effectiveness
  • Stewardship of Resources
  • Engagement and Inclusiveness in the Planning Process
  • IT and Learning Environment
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Town/Gown

The Society for College and University Planning was established in 1965 and is a community of senior, higher education leaders who are responsible for, or are involved in, the integration of planning on their campuses and for the professionals who support them.  SCUP’s Annual, International Conference & The Corner is a premier conference focusing on best practices in integrated planning.  Activities throughout the conference will inform, challenge, and give you take away knowledge you can immediately apply on your own campus.  Attendees will include a broad range of people in higher education who have responsibility for, or interest in, planning issues on their campus, including Chancellors, Presidents, Vice Presidents and Chief Operating Officers, Provosts, Principals and Partners, Deans, department heads, faculty, project directors, architects, engineering, and more.

To learn more about SCUP visit www.scup.org\annualconf49

To learn more about WTC Consulting, Inc. visit www.wtc-inc.net

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SCUP’s 46th Annual, International Conference

Join WTC Consulting, Inc., in booth number 527, at The Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) 46th Annual, International Conference & Idea Marketplace on July 23-27, 2011 at the Gaylord National Hotel in National Harbor, Maryland.  WTC is pleased to exhibit and be a sponsor at this annual event.

The Society for College and University Planning was established in 1965 and is a community of senior, higher education leaders who are responsible for, or are involved in, the integration of planning on their campuses and for the professionals who support them.  SCUP’s Annual, International Conference & Idea Marketplace is a premier conference focusing on best practices in integrated planning.  Activities throughout the conference will inform, challenge, and give you take-away knowledge you can immediately apply on your own campus.  Attendees will include a broad range of people in higher education who have responsibility for, or interest in, planning issues on their campus, including Chancellors, Presidents, Vice Presidents and Chief Operating Officers, Provosts, Principals and Partners; Deans, department heads, faculty, project directors, architects, engineering, and more. 

For more information visit www.scup.org/annualconf/46

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