2014 Technology Forum
Future Solutions & Best Practices:
On March 27, 2014, Ottawa County hosted its first Technology Forum to give local public sector leaders an opportunity to hear from government and private sector technology leaders and visionaries. Keynote speaker, David Behen, the State's Director of the Department of Technology, Management & Budget, and Chief Information Officer, kicked off the day with a look at the State of Information Technology in Michigan. Other speakers provided their vision of the future of technology and its impact.
The Future of IT in Michigan
Presented by Mr. David Behen, Director DTMB and CIO for the State of Michigan
Local Governments Joining the Merit Network
Presented by Mr. Elwood Downing, Vice President, Membership Engagement & Outreach
Grand Rapids Business Journal, Hear about Companies in West Michigan that are leading the way with commercial applications of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.
|8:30 a.m.||Welcome, Opening Remarks & Criminal Justice Technology|
|8:45 a.m.||Keynote: Mr. David Behen: The State of IT in Michigan|
|9:30 a.m.||Mr. Elwood Downing: Local Governments Joining the Merit Community|
|10:15 a.m.||Criminal Justice Technology|
|10:25 a.m.||Mr. Jim Carpp: Cutting Edge Technology & Implications|
|11:10 a.m.||Criminal Justice Technology|
|11:15 a.m.||Local Government Topics|
|1:00 p.m.||Criminal Justice Technology|
|1:15 p.m.||ISI/CISCO: Video Conferencing|
|2:00 p.m.||Criminal Justice Technology|
|2:10 p.m.||Mr. John Hwang: Adaptive Challenges & Innovation|
|2:40 p.m.||Criminal Justice Technology|
|3:00 p.m.||Mr. Gerald Nordlund, UAV Technology|
|3:30 p.m.||Criminal Justice Technology|
|4:00 p.m.||Closing Comments|
Thank you to JCI for providing the continental breakfast.
- BIS Digital
- Holland Engineering
- House Arrest Services
- Johnson Controls, Inc.
- Merit Network, Inc.
- MidState Security
- Simple Design Solid Solutions (AKA SolidCircle)
- WebTecs, Inc.