WITX

April 9, 2019
Growing the IT Community in Southeast North Carolina

About WITX

Registration

Featured Speakers

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Supervisory Special Agent
Michael Nauert

Supervisory Special Agent
FBI Cyber Division

Topic: Current Cyber Threats and Trends


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Retired Lieutenant General
William C. Mayville, Jr

Vice Commander,
US Cyber Command

Topic: The State of Cyber Security
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Learning eXchanges

Workshops / panels / presentations to increase your IT skills.
Topics include:
  • Agile Development Workshop
    Mike Claes, Cisco
  • Create your Business in the Cloud
    Albert Steed, Hybrid Athlete Foundation and Velocity Solutions
  • Data Privacy and Regulatory Environments
    Chris Bartosik, CastleBranch
  • Future of HealthCare and What it Means to be Human
    Chris Hillier, NHRMC
  • JavaScript, nodeJS, GraphQL
    Adam Larson, nCino
  • Security & Disaster Planning in a Hurricane Zone
    William Wetherill, UNCW
  • Technology Startup's - Getting to know the Investor that is right for you!
    Diane Durance, CIE

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Exhibitors

Over 25 exhibitors from UNCW, tekMountain, CIE and local industry.
Students, Faculty and Staff from UNCW
UNCW
tekMountain
CIE
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Ignite

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What is Ignite? Ignite is a geek event in over 100 cities worldwide. At the events Ignite presenters share their personal and professional passions, using 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds for a total of just five minutes

Presenters Include:
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Sponsors

Special thanks to the UNCW Cameron School of Business, Information Systems and Operations Management Department and the Computer Science Department for their support. WITX is underwritten by Castle Branch/TekMountain and other sponsors.

Castle Branch
Other sponsors include:

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Schedule

Tuesday, April 9 - Computer Information Systems Building, UNCW Campus

  • 12:30 p.m. - Learning eXchanges (students only)
    • JavaScript, nodeJS, OpenSource
    • Security and Disaster Planning
  • 1:30 p.m. - Learning eXchanges
    • Agile Development Workshop
    • JavaScript, nodeJS, OpenSource
    • Security and Disaster Planning
  • 2:30 p.m. - Learning eXchanges
    • Data Privacy and Regulatory Environments
    • Create your Business in the Cloud
    • The Future of Health Care and What it Means to be Human
  • 3:30 p.m. - Featured Speaker: Michael Nauert, Supervisory Special Agent ,FBI Cyber Division
    Topic: Current Cyber Threats and Trends
  • 4:15 p.m. - Announcement of UNCW's recognition of a "Center of Academic Excellent" for Cyber Defense Education
  • 4:30 p.m. - Featured Speaker: Retired Lieutenant General,William C. Mayville, Jr., Vice Commander, US Cyber Command
  • 4:45 p.m. - Exhibits Open
  • 5:45 p.m. - Welcome from CastleBranch / tekMountain
  • 6:00 p.m. - Ignite