PORTLAND — The Maine Technology Users Group (MTUG) invites IT professionals, managers and technology enthusiasts from all industries and sectors to the 32nd annual Information Technology Summit and Tradeshow from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Holiday Inn by the Bay, 88 Spring St.
The MTUG IT Summit is Maine’s largest business technology conference with 14 educational sessions, 59 vendor booths and ample time to explore a broad range of IT topics, products and services.
Workshop tracks include IT Infrastructure, IT Career Development, IT Management, Security and “Tech Maverick” (out-of-the-box technology trends) on topics such as disaster recovery, Amazon Web Services, “roaming printing,” IT Risk Frameworks, Blockchain, automating cybersecurity, retaining cybersecurity talent, computer science in Maine schools and much more
Keynote speaker Ravi Srinivasan, vice president of solutions and platform at Forcepoint, will give a presentation on the security implications of modeling user behavior with machine learning.
Admission is $55 advance and $60 on the event day. Student discount of $25 is available. Fee includes workshops, tradeshow floor access, continental breakfast, lunch and door prizes. Space is limited; please pre-register at the event website at mtug.org.
Support for MTUG’s 2019 Summit and year-round educational programming comes from our Premier/Gold Sponsors Avaya, Consolidated Communications, Fortinet and Lincolnville Communications, and Silver/Bronze sponsors including Carbon Black, Carousel Industries, Extreme Networks, Headlight Audio Visual, Juniper Networks, New England Communications, PCM, Presidio, Pulse Secure, SonicWall, Thrive Networks, TPx Communications, Verkada, WEI and Zerto.
MTUG Co-Sponsored Technology Scholarship Donors to be recognized at the Summit Lunch this year include: Connectivity Point, Consolidated Communications, FirstLight, Great Works Internet, IDEXX, Lincolnville Communications, Maine Fiber Company, Norway Savings Bank, Presidio, Systems Engineering, Tyler Technologies and WEX.