Presented by the Information Technology Research Institute of the Sam M. Walton College of Business
University of Arkansas
The Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development [directions and parking] Please park in the Harmon Parking Deck ONLY
145 N. Buchanan
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Although they are still remodeling, The Cosmopolitan is offering a University of Arkansas room rate of $99 for a King or Double.
Whether you are an executive, a manager, at entry level, or an entrepreneur - someone looks up to you. Who did you follow? How will you lead? The 5th Women in Information Technology Conference focuses on women in information technology and technology-related business professions. Attendees will participate in professionally led break-out sessions covering a variety of technical, professional, and lifestyle topics. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from one another and form connections they can leverage long after he conference ends.
Ronnie Caropreso is a Senior Vice President & Business Unit Executive, Technology and Operations, at Bank of America. As the technology infrastructure executive, Ms. Caropreso oversees the nationwide network of computing platforms for Bank of America. Before joining the Bank in 2002 she was Senior Vice President of Technology Solutions for First Data Corporation. She began her career with IBM and led the development effort of the US Treasury's Electronic Federal Tax Payment System. She holds a B.B.A in Business Administration from the University of Denver -- Daniels School of Business.
|8:00||-||9:00||Registration and Continental Breakfast (Informal Networking Time)|
|9:00||-||10:00||Keynote - Ronnie Caropreso|
Breakout Session 1
Dr. Theres Stiefer - Dir of Center for Mgmt. & Executive Education, The University of Arkansas
Breakout Session 2
Blake Woolsey - Executive Communications Consultants, Mitchell Communications
Breakout Session 3
Janet K. Ply, PhD, PMP - President, Pendére, Inc.
Sheila Posey, Sr. Training Specialist, Tyson Foods, Inc.
Michele Holloway, Project Lead IS Program Management, Tyson Foods, Inc.
Panel Discussion - "Paving the way"
Registration is handled online via the Walton College secure server. The registration link will open a new window. If you have any questions, please contact the ITRI. From February 16th - 23rd, $50 of the fees are refundable. After February 23rd, registration fees are non-refundable.