Information & Communication Technology Summit 2017

24 Mar
Friday, 03/24/2017 9:00am to 3:00pm
Campus Center, Auditorium
Special Event

 

The Information Technology Program, at UMass Amherst, is holding its annual ICT Summit on March 23 & 24, 2017. This year's theme is 'Technology for All'. We will explore how IT is being used in the arts, humanities, social and physical sciences.

March 23 6:00 - 8:00pm - Cape Cod Lounge Professional & Career Networking 

Primarily for students

On the evening of the 23rd, there will be a Professional/Career Networking session with representatives and alumni present to meet with and provide information to students and interested faculty and advisors.

March 24 9:00am - 3:00pm - Campus Center Auditorium Demonstrations, Presentations, Talks

For all faculty, students, and 5 college community

On the 24th, the Summit will include a tech fair that showcases a wide variety of technologies, from 3D printing to mobile apps, developed by members of the 5 College community as well as innovations from the corporate world. The Summit will also include presentations and panel discussions on information technology across the disciplines.

http://www.umass.edu/itprogram/

itprogram@provost.umass.edu

Register here

The Information Technology Program is a campus wide academic program that administers the IT Minor which is available to students from any major in any college. Further, we support the Open Education Initiative; provide support for the development of new courses that serve the engagement of technology within the different disciplines; as well as, collaborating with various initiatives of the campus and the 5 Colleges.