Discover Technology!


Ridley Student CenterWe are pleased to invite you to our regional technology showcase: Discover Technology!

When: March 22nd, 10am - 7pm
Where: ECSU Ridley Student Center
Topics: IT Management and Educational Tracks (details below).
Door Prizes: Samsung A7 Tablets

The show is free to the public -  refreshments served.


Our goal is simple: to bring a select group of the best technology vendors to our region. We believe that when technology innovators and influential users interact, there emerges the opportunity to use appropriate technologies to improve organizational and personal effectiveness.  

Show Presenters
Tech Show vendors

Presentation Summaries

Education Track Summary  |  All are Welcome

IT Management Track  |  Space is Limited, Register to Attend

  • Cloud Tools & Online Collaboration: Office 365:
    how it's different from Office 2016 and how to use
    it effectively in your business, academic and home
    Presenter: Lloyd Spruill with Microsoft Corp.

  • Collaboration: Working together, people can achieve extraordinay things.  Empower collaboration and
    innovation, everywhere.
    Presenter: James Brice with Cisco

  • Online Learning: (Free Trial):
    Leading online learning platform that helps anyone
    learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.
    Presenter: Faith Harper with, a LinkedIn company

  • Online Services: How to use this innovative service to research alumni, students, and focus attention for programs and major employers in your area.
    Presenter: Faith Harper with, a LinkedIn company

  • Cloud Engagement: IT Transformation, IT Empowering our region, and the Internet of Things
    Presenter: Clarence Williams with Dell Corp.
       Education Track Detail Schedule (pdf)
  • Cloud Services: Moving to the Cloud: MS Azure,
    AD in the Cloud. Fast Track approach to moving
    your enterprise to the Cloud.
    Presenter: Ed Chase with Microsoft Corp.

  • Cloud Services: IT Transformation, IT Empowering
    our Region, and The Internet of Things.
    Presenter: Dell Corp.

  • Security/Cloud Services: Datacenter
    infrastructure: delivering cloud-like economics and
    agility with the security and predictability of
    on-premises hyper-converged solutions.
    Presenter: Jonathan Adair with Nutanix

  • Security and Risk Management: Gain a true security
    partner to help protect your IT assets, comply with regulations and reduce costs — without having to build your internal security expertise from scratch.
    Presenters: Tracey Fries-Norris, Chris Hartley with SecureWorks

  • ECSU Network Upgrade - $6.5M Project
    An executive summary with insights and lessons learned shared.
    Presenter: Eric Zarghami, ECSU Deputy CIO

IT Management Track Detail Schedule (pdf)


Education Audience Track

No registration is required to attend the general audience presentations.  

IT Management Track

Register at the following short link for the IT Management Track presentations.  These will focus on Cloud Services and Security & Risk Management.

Contact Us

For further information, contact Sonya with the Regional Technology Showcase Committee.
Sonya Dixon  |  (252) 335-2340  |