WATPA: FW: Invitation to Attend an IT event at the United Nations

From: Norm Jacknis <norm@jacknis.com>
Date: Thu Oct 26 2006 - 22:36:55 EDT

Perhaps you and/or some WATPA members would like to register and attend the
event described below. Please send to anyone you think might benefit.
Attendance is free, with pre-registration for security purposes.
Jeanne Betsock Stillman
Executive Director
United Nations Asociation of the USA Westchester Chapter
166 Edgars Lane
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706
Tel: 914-478-3450
Fax: 914-478-7859
Web: www.stratdev.com/UNA-USA/
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Attend the 18th Annual IT Infrastructure Conference & Exhibit
United Nations HQs, NYC


This Year's Event Covers the Relationship Between

IT Infrastructure & Web4Development

Web-based Communication, Collaboration, & Best Practices

United Nations Headquarters, NYC, Nov 20 - 22, 2006

Please join IBM, AMD, SUN Micro, InfoWorld Media Group, CIO and CSO
magazines, the Guardian and Cyber Angels, and more, at this hi-level IT and
Web4Development Conference and Exhibit.

To Attend At No Charge, Please Pre-Register At:


Pre-Registration is Mandatory, for Security Reasons

Our Event Partners , the United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and
Development, the UN Department of Public Information, InfoWorld, CIO and CSO
magazines, cordially Invite you to Attend and Learn more about how to use IT
Infrastructure to ensure your Web4Development Initiatives succeed.

You'll Join A Select Group of IT and Web4Development Senior IT Executives,
engage in interactive discussions with thought leaders on Best Practices,
Lessons Learned, Emerging Technologies & Applications, and more.

Conference highlights Include: Keynotes; Expert Panels; Workshops; Exhibits;
the opportunity to sit next to and Network with IT and Web experts from all
over the world; and much more. Think about how much you can learn, and how
you can share your knowledge to help global development through IT and

Here are just a few of the Presenters and Topics you'll hear from and about
at the Conference:

MSandy Carter, Vice President, SOA and WebSphere Strategy, IBM

The New Language of Business and Government: Service Oriented Architecture

Mario Rivas, Corporate Vice President, Strategy Management, AMD

The Role of Digital Inclusion in Economic and Societal Development

Steve Fox, Editor-in-Chief, InfoWorld Media Group

Marvelous Modern Day Web Browsers

Curtis Sliwa, Founder and President, Guardian and Cyber Angels; 77 WABC
Radio Personality
On-line Safety, for Our Children and Communities

Michelle Dennedy, Chief Privacy Officer, Sun Microsystems

Governance and Evaluation of Data

Ernest Schirmer, VP, AIT Global

The Current State of Internal And External Information Security Applications
and their Impact on Web4Development

Gary Beach, Group Publisher, CXO Media Inc.

Endnotes -- Executive Overview of the Day's Proceedings, in a CIO Level

Prof. Jeff Cole, Director Center for the Digital Future, USC Annenberg
School for Communication
Web4Development, the Global View

Workshops and Panels

> Content Management Systems

> Multilingual Web Sites

> Making the Web accessible to all

> Governance Models for Institutional Web Sites

> Collaboration Tools, Blogs and Wikis

> Andreas Damianou, Chief Web Development and Webcasting Unit, UN Web
Services Section Internet Broadcasting and the Future of the Web

> Ahmad Fawzi, Director, UN News and Media Division, Department of Public

Future of Web4Dev, Where we go from here

Success begins with knowledge and leadership. Your participation will help
you to gain a firm grasp on the essentials of IT Infrastructure and
Web4Development best practices. Based on experience, we know this enriching
experience will make you a more valuable asset to your IT and
Web4Development Team. That's why we're extending this personal invitation to
you to join our audience of experts, leaders, and thought leaders, on Nov
20-22, 2006

To Attend At No Charge, Please Pre-Register At:


Pre-Registration is Mandatory, for Security Reasons

See you at the UN! Carol Lackey, AIT Global, 631-269-6713

Received on Thu Oct 26 22:36:56 2006

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