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Tech Leader Summit

Date/Time
November 2
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Strand
Technology Infrastructure
Audience
Technology Leaders/Support

Join your fellow technology directors, coordinators, and technology decision-makers for a breakaway event centered on empowering technology departments in all Illinois school districts.

Throughout this multi-hour gathering, we’ll focus in on answering some of today’s most pressing technology department challenges. Programming will include presentations, panels, and tabletop discussions on:

  • Strategic Planning
  • Asset Management
  • Budgeting and Purchasing
  • Technology Implementation
  • Leadership and Training
  • Ethics and Policies

Participants will also have an unmatched opportunity to connect with peers, share resources, and learn first-hand what’s working in other districts around the state.

Audience: The event is designed for technology leaders and tech support, but all administrators and educators who play a role in school technology are invited. Attendees must pre-register for this event.

Tentative Agenda
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch and Exhibit Hall
1:00 – 1:15 Welcome
1:20-1:45 Presentation
1:50-2:00 Break
2:00-2:25 Panel/Tabletop Discussion
2:30-2:55 Panel/Tabletop Discussion
3:00-3:25 Vendor Panel/Tabletop Discussion
3:30-3:55 Panel/Tabletop Discussion
4:00-4:20 Full Group Presentation
4:20-4:30 Closing

Presenter
Chris Wherley
Chris Wherley
Director of Technology Services, Learning Technology Center

Chris provides leadership, expertise, and support related to network infrastructure, data privacy, cybersecurity, technical support, and technology services.