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South Sound Technology Conference 2019

08:30 Registration Opens

09:00am

Welcome and Thank you

Mark Pagano, Chancellor of the University of Washington Tacoma

Dr. Raj Katti, Dean of the Institute of Technology

Andrew Fry, Director of Industry Partners and Lecturer, Institute of Technology

 

09:15am

Congressman Derek Kilmer

Addressing the Conference via video

 

09:20am -9:45

Creating a Technology Industry Ecosystem

Eli Moreno, Developer, Entrepreneur, and Investor

Matt Knox, CIO of Sound Physicians

Terry Gifford, Manager over Operational Systems and Critical Infrastructure Protection for TPU

Chris Kradjan, Partner, National IT Practice Leader, Moss Adams

 

09:50am – 10:40am

Resources and Initiatives for Creating a Tech Industry Ecosystem

Moderator: Andrew Fry Director/Lecturer at UW Tacoma, School of Engineering and Technology

Lee Reeves, Thomas Kuljam, Kristine Grace, Samantha Allen

 

10:45 Namatad Update

Dr. Matt Tolentino, CEO Namatad

Student Senior Projects in AI and Machine Learning

 

Break 11:55

Congressman Denny Heck

Video Greeting

 

12:00 Lunch Keynote

Women in the Technology Industry

Nancee Winslow CTO Propel Insurance

 

12:25 Lunch Panel

Moderator Alex Nutter
Megan Cohill, Melanie Stanley, Monika Sobolewska, Nancee Winslow

 

01:15pm Industry Spotlight and Student Projects

Jerry Bui, Executive Director, Digital Forensics

 

02:00pm Birds of a Feather and Conference Close