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Tech Leader Summit

November 2
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Technology Infrastructure
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

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.