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21st Annual

December 1-2, 2004


Wednesday, December 1, 2004

7:30 a.m. Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:20 a.m. Welcome
8:30 a.m. George S. Eccles Distinguished Lecture
Clain Anderson, Program Director, Security & Wireless
IBM Personal Computer Division
Security Rise and Solutions for Enterprise PCs
9:45 a.m. Concurrent Session

Matt Asay, Director, Linux Business Office
The Next Decade of Software: Open Source and the Future of High-Tech Capitalism

John Pestana, Co-founder and Executive Vice President
Leveraging Web Site Intelligence to Improve Online Initiatives

Dan Woodward, Sr. Manager, Storage & Regional Product Marketing, Enterprise Administration
Symantec Corporation
Information Integrity: Keeping your business up, running, and growing, no matter what happens.
11:00 a.m. Andrew S. Grove Distinguished Lecture
Dan E. Stickel, Executive Vice President and General Manager,
Software Technologies Division, Macrovision Corporation
The New Business of Software: How the Shift to Digital is Changing All the Rules
12:00 p.m. Networking Luncheon
1:15 p.m. Repeat of Morning Concurrent Session
2:30 p.m.

George H. "Herb" Champ Distinguished Lecture
Scott Berkun, Author and Consultant, UIWEB
Former Lead Program Manager, Microsoft
Myths of Innovation: The Truth about How Progress Happens

3:45 p.m.

M. Anthony Burns Distinguished Lecture
Wyllstyne D. Hill, Vice President of Information Technology and CIO
Raytheon Missile Systems
Our Lean Journey and The Changing Role of 21st Century CIO

Thursday, December 2, 2004

7:30 a.m. Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Apple Computer Company Distinguished Lecture
David Berg, Senior Vice President and CIO
O.C. Tanner
Agility in Information Technology
9:45 a.m.

Concurrent Session

Ajit Nair, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Provia International
IT Outsourcing

Weston W. Swenson, President and CEO
Forum Systems
XML Web Services & Data Level Networking – The Next Major Evolution of Information Technology

John Merriam, Senior Internet Project Manager
Moore Wallace BCS - A company of RR Donnelley
Security Issues with Alternative Communication Channels

11:00 a.m. Hewlett-Packard Distinguished Lecture
Sudha Ram, Eller Professor of MIS, Eller School of Management,
University of Arizona
Enterprise Data Management: Advances and Challenges
12:00 p.m. Networking Luncheon
1:15 p.m. Repeat of Morning Concurrent Session
2:30 p.m.

Robert Noyce Distinguished Lecture
Steve Wildstrom, Technology & You Columnist
Technologies That Will Disrupt Your Business

3:30 p.m. Seminar Adjourns: Aggie Ice Cream Social
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