State of IT in Maine

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, November 9, 2012, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
USM Abromson Center, Portland Campus
Contact Name: 
Cathy Virecci
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On behalf of The Maine Cyber Security Cluster and the Information & Innovation Special Projects Group at USM, you are invited to attend the first annual State of IT in Maine Conference to be held in the Abromson Center at the University of Southern Maine on November 9, 2012. This conference is the first annual State of IT in ME event; it will provide insights into current state of the art technologies, upcoming events, and "disruptive technologies" that are occurring in Maine and beyond. It is also the kick-off event for the Maine Cyber Security Cluster, the hub for cyber security related education and workforce development resources in Maine.

Join us to launch the Maine Cyber Security Cluster and meet your colleagues from business, industry, education, government, and research.
Register by visiting the conference website: you can call 207-780-5960 to register. Admission: $80 general public; $50 USM faculty/staff; $25 studentsIncludes breakfast and lunch the day of the event. Download event flyer here.

Research Mission

To support research, scholarship and creative activity to: promote knowledge, discovery and practical application to advance Maine's economy, communities and the quality of life for Maine citizens; to strengthen classroom education and transform the lives of students through real world learning opportunities; and to support faculty and staff commitment to excellence in scholarly accomplishments regionally, nationally and internationally.