Schedule Subject to change

 

Monday, November 18, 2019
1:00  – 4:30 p.m Pre-Conference Workshop (Topic TBA)
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception

 

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
 7:00 – 8:00 a.m.  Breakfast & Networking 
 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  SCTC Conference Welcome & Introductions     
 9:00 – 9:45 a.m.  Keynote Speaker, Eric Krapf
 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.              Digital Experience and its impact on Customer Experience
Jamshid Rezaei, Mitel
 11:00 – 11:45 a.m. Building 21st Century Cloud Networks 
Patrick Flanagan, Norstar Networks

 11:45 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. VAC Session
 12:05 – 1:15 p.m.  Lunch 
 1:15 – 2:00 p.m.      VAC Sessions (2)
 2:15 – 3:00 p.m.     What a True Enterprise Solution Should Look Like
Cyrus Nooriala, Cywest Communications

 3:15  – 4:00 p.m.  VAC Sessions (2)
4:15 - 4:30 p.m. Group Picture
 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.      Consultant Appreciation Night, presented by the VAC     

 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
 7:00  – 8:00 a.m.      Breakfast & Networking
 8:00 – 8:45 a.m.

 SD-WAN
Kevin Butler, Vertical Communications

 9:00  – 9:45 a.m.  VAC Sessions (2)
 10:00  – 10:45 a.m.  CIO Panel
Gary Czubak, Association of IT Professionals - Chicago Chapter
 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.  Transformation Journey from Distributed Telecom to a New Way of Communicating - Saving Money Along the Way 
Greg Pittman & Amy Goldsberry, Pittman & Associates
 12:00 – 1:15 p.m.  Lunch with Martha Buyer
 1:15 - 2:00 p.m.  VAC Sessions (2)
2:00 - 2:45 p.m.  UCaaS-Cloud
Mark Straton, Cisco
 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.  SCTC Membership Meeting & Emeritus Recognition
 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Evening Event w/ the SIP TONES

 

 

Thursday, November 21, 2019
 7:00 – 8:00 a.m.  Breakfast & Networking
 8:00 – 8:45 a.m.  Digital Transformation - from a backoffice function to boardroom priority (contact center)
Jitender Singh, Conduit Global
  9:00 – 9:45 a.m.  IoT - Bringing IT and Facilities Together
Cheryl O'Brien, Technology Management Corporation
 10:00 - 10:45 a.m.  Enhancing the Vendor/Consultant Relationship
Frank Tersigni, Altivon LP & Kevin Butler, Vertical Communications
  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 VAC Sessions (3)

 12:00 - 12:30 p.m.  Locknote Address     
 12:30 p.m.    Conference Closing – Boxed Lunch

 

 Registration