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2022 Conference Schedule - Challenges to Opportunities

Sunday - September 18th

 Time  Description  Location - Sessions
 12-4 p.m.

 Vendor Setup
 First Come, First Served

 Matterhorn
 5-7 p.m.  Conference Check-in  Matterhorn Lobby
 6-7 p.m.  Welcome Reception  Vienna Room and Patio
 7-9 p.m.  Opening Session

 Vienna Room
Leadership Game - Lisa Nowak

Monday - September 19th

 Time  Description  Location - Sessions
 8-4

 Conference Check-in

 Matterhorn Lobby
 8-9 a.m.  Breakfast  Matterhorn
 9-9:30 a.m.  President's Welcome & Vendor Intros  Matterhorn
 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday Keynote Address

 Matterhorn

Pandemic Part II: The New Abnormal, Radical Resiliency During Really Challenging Times

Lois Barth

 10:30-11 a.m.  Platinum Session 1  Matterhorn

The 16 Not-So-Obvious Things I Learned About Ransomware Remediation

Daniel Heidt, Access Interactive

 11-11:30 a.m.  Vendor Visits  Matterhorn
 11:30-12:15 p.m.  Sessions 1, 2, & 3
Arlberg 1

Productive Discussions with Elected Officials

Kris Tobbe, Livingston County
 Arlberg 2

Local Emergency Management Planning Considerations for IT

Therese Cremonte, Livingston County
Aurora/Victor

PowerShell I

Scott Graham, Access Interactive
 12:15-1:15 p.m.  Lunch Matterhorn
 12:45-1:15 p.m.  Platinum Session 2

Matterhorn

Cybersecurity for U.S. Local Governments Post 2020

Fadi Fahil, Palo Alto

 1:15-1:45 p.m.  Vendor Visits Matterhorn
 1:45-2:30 p.m.  Sessions 4, 5, & 6
Arlberg 1
Government Transparency & KPIs

Mike Timm, Oakland County
Tim Beck, Kent County
Arlberg 2

Courts Update - Case Management

Charlie Mercer, JIS
 Aurora/Victor

PowerShell II

Scott Graham, Access Interactive
 2:30-3 p.m.  Vendor Visits  Matterhorn
 3-3:45 p.m.  Sessions 7, 8, & 9
Arlberg 1

Book Club / Stressbusters

Deb Fett, Ingham County  (Articles available in Eventee App)

Arlberg 2
Succession Planning - Document for Future Leaders

Dan Rainey, Detroit Water & Sewerage
Jeffrey Small, GLWA
Steve Sedore, Allegan County

Aurora/Victor
PowerShell III

Scott Graham, Access Interactive
 4-6 p.m.  Vendor Happy Hour  Matterhorn

Vendor Happy Hour

Sponsored by Aunalytics

Dinner on Your Own 

Tuesday - September 20th

 Time  Description  Location - Sessions
 8-4

 Conference Check-in

 Matterhorn Lobby
 8-9 a.m.  Breakfast  Matterhorn
 9-10 a.m.  Tuesday Keynote Address

 Matterhorn

State of the State IT

Laura Clark, State of Michigan CIO

 10-10:30 a.m.  Vendor Visits Matterhorn
10:30-11:15 a.m.  Sessions 10 & 11

Matterhorn

Technical Debt Fireside Chat

Teri Takai, Former State of Michigan CIO

Aurora/Victor


CIS Controls & Other CIS Tools

Elijah Cedeno,  Center for Internet Security
 11:15-11:30 a.m.  Vendor Visits Matterhorn
 11:30-12:15 p.m.  Sessions 12 & 13

Matterhorn

Technical Debt Roundtable Workshop

Teri Takai, Former State of Michigan CIO

Aurora/Victor


Cyber Incident Response Planning Workshop

Luke Thelen, MC3
 12:15-1:15 p.m.  Lunch Matterhorn
 12:45-1:15 p.m.  Platinum Session 3 Matterhorn

The Truth About Zero Trust: How to Mitigate Cyber Risks

Mark Combs, Sentinel Technologies
 1:15-2:15 p.m.  Vendor Visits Matterhorn
 2:15-3 p.m.  Sessions 14, 15, & 16

 Arlberg 1

The Most “Advanced” Strategy in Cyber Security: Get the Basics Right
Gold Panel - ThinkGard / Sentinel Intrusion Prevention Services

Arlberg 2

Demystifying SharePoint / Teams / OneDrive
Laurie Prange

Aurora/Victor

Government Breaches + Insurance + PR Response - Notifying Peers
Andy Brush

 3-3:30 p.m.  Vendor Visits Matterhorn
 3:30-4:15 p.m.  Sessions 17 & 18

 Arlberg 1 & 2

Managing a Career in IT - 10 Questions in a Hat

Panel - Teri Takai, Laura Clark, Kathi Weigold

Aurora/Victor

Horton Hears a Hacker - a Seussian Tour of Vulnerability Management
T.J. Fields, Oakland County

 4:15-5 p.m.  Break
 5-8 p.m.  Cocktails & Zipline Vienna Room & Patio
Zipline 5-6:30 p.m. 
 6:30-9 p.m.  Dinner, Awards, & Vendor Drawings Vienna Room & Patio 
 9-11 p.m.  Networking Event  

Wednesday - September 21st

 Time  Description  Location - Sessions
 8-11 a.m.

 Conference Check-in

 Matterhorn Lobby
 8-9 a.m.  Breakfast Matterhorn
 8:30-9 a.m.Platinum Session 4 Matterhorn

Pursuing Your Community Broadband Initiative

Alexis Schrubbe, Merit Networks
 9-9:30 a.m.  Break

Matterhorn

 9:30-10:15 a.m.  Sessions 19, 20, & 21

 Arlberg 1

Crowdsourcing
Pierrette Dagg

Arlberg 2

Digital Inclusion

Ruthann Largent, Joshua, City of Detroit

Aurora/Victor

Business Intelligence - Tools & Tricks I
Bryon Wood, GLWA

 10:15-10:45 a.m.  Break Matterhorn
 10:45-11:30 p.m.  Sessions 22, 23, & 24

Arlberg 1

CJIS Compliance
Mitzi Goldstein, MSP

Arlberg 2

Using Infrastructure Grants to Improve Your Cyber Security

Andy Brush, State of Michigan

Aurora/Victor

Business Intelligence - Tools & Tricks II
Bryon Wood, GLWA

 11:30-Noon

 General Meeting

Arlberg 1 & 2
 11:30-12:30 p.m.  Lunch Arlberg Lobby

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