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Tuesday, October 25
 

10:00am EDT

The Talent Magnet: Securing Super Substitutes
This session will explore the "dos and the don’ts for recruiting the best and the brightest for your district.

Speakers
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Melissa Livengood

Business Administrator, Florence Township School District
JW

James Wasser

Director of Professional Learning, Source4Teachers/MissionOne


Tuesday October 25, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

11:00am EDT

Maintaining Quality IT Support in a Difficult K12 Hiring Environment
Given the difficulty of finding, hiring and retaining quality IT talent in today's competitive environment, how can school districts maintain quality support for the systems used daily by teachers, staff and students? This session will discuss a variety of ways to keep staff and teachers focused on the work of teaching tomorrow's leaders, rather than focusing on basic IT functions. Participants will be able to identify ways to remove basic IT tasks from staff, so they can focus on work supporting the strategic aims of the school district.

Speakers
avatar for Scott Porter

Scott Porter

Senior Director Business Development, ePlus Technology, inc
Scott was Active in the Army for over 7 years, including 4 years enlisted service and 3 years as an Officer in Infantry and Military Intelligence, finishing as a Captain. Scott moved into the technology industry in 1998. Throughout his time in the technology industry, Scott has worked... Read More →


Tuesday October 25, 2016 11:00am - 11:30am EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

12:00pm EDT

Save Money by ControllingYour Output Environment
Controlling and managing your organization's fleet of printers and multifunction devices can be a daunting task. Learn how districts are using output management solutions to dramatically reduce costs, eliminate waste, and improve security and productivity, while freeing up IT resources.

Speakers
GB

Greg Bryan

CTO, KDI, Inc.


Tuesday October 25, 2016 12:00pm - 12:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

1:00pm EDT

Fast Track to Project Delivery: Exploring the Design-Build Approach
The new High Tech High School in Hudson County, part of the county's Schools of Technology system, will be one of the most technologically-advanced schools in the country. And, it's being delivered in less than two years. Hear from key team members who are making it happen, and understand how following a design-build approach has been a critical part of the project's success. Attendees will also learn more about the features and technologies that will comprise the $140 million facility.

Speakers
DC

Donna Coen O'Gorman AIA LEED Green Associate

Project Manager, DMR Architects

Sponsors
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DMR Architects

Silver Sponsor, DMR Architects
Architecture, programming, interior design, sustainable design, long range facility planning, needs assessments, feasibility studies, construction administration.


Tuesday October 25, 2016 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

2:00pm EDT

A Closer Look at Farm-to-Plate: Aramark and FarmLogix Partner for a Purpose
FarmLogix - the largest farm-to-school entity in the U.S. -- connects local farmers to school districts and students to expand local economies and nutritional choices. See how FarmLogix and Aramark Education are collaborating on innovative, farm-to-plate programs in K-12 districts in New Jersey and throughout the country. Learn about the unique nutrition education initiatives, marketing programs, seamless logistics and reporting tools that can be leveraged for a farm-to-plate solution in your district, regardless of size.

Speakers

Tuesday October 25, 2016 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401
 
Wednesday, October 26
 

10:00am EDT

Making the Cloud Safe for Educators
Migrating email and data to the cloud gives your organization the convenience of easy access with reduced management overhead. But trusting data to the cloud raises new concerns about security, compliance and data protection. Barracuda security solutions provide critical multi-layer security, archiving and backup for Office 365 and google Apps, allowing organizations to operate faster, safer and more efficiently in the cloud. Participants will be able to better understand the security risks that working in the cloud presents in an educational environment, as well as corresponding security solutions.

Speakers
avatar for Joe Crehan

Joe Crehan

Sales Engineer, Barracuda Networks, Inc. with e Plus
Joe is a Security Sales Engineer for Barracuda Networks, specializing in Next Generation Firewalls and Content Filtering. Joe has 21 year’s experience as an IT professional and within those year’s he has spent 11 years building highly available, virtualized and green data centers... Read More →


Wednesday October 26, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

11:00am EDT

Energy Savings Improvement Programs (ESIP): Lessons Learned
Come find out the dos and don'ts of implementing a successful ESIP. This presentation will provide insight to school districts on how to undertake capital projects such as boiler, unit ventilators, and window and light fixture replacements, at no additional cost to the taxpayers, through the use of Energy Savings Improvement Programs.

Speakers
Sponsors
avatar for Parette Somjen Architects

Parette Somjen Architects

Platinum Sponsor, Parette Somjen Architects
Architectural services ranging from Architect of Record "oncall/as needed' to energy measures sustainable pojects facility upgrades master plans additions renovations and new construction.


Wednesday October 26, 2016 11:00am - 11:40am EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

12:00pm EDT

Transforming Curricula and Facilities to Accommodate Tomorrow’s Initiatives
Explore how Middlesex County Vocational Technical School has initiated and grown two new programs focusing on pre-engineering and manufacturing technology, and green construction. Participants will discover how students are being engaged through these programs, which acknowledge how technology is changing manufacturing, construction, and ultimately the global economy. Presenters will discuss the multiple challenges and opportunities involved with making these transformations, from integrating the new concepts into established curricula, to generating staff and student interest, as well as the physical modifications required to convert 40-year-old rooms to support these new initiatives.

Speakers
BJ

Brian J Loughlin

Superintendent of Schools, Middlesex County Vocational & Technical Schools

Sponsors
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SSP Architectural Group

Silver Sponsor, SSP Architectural Group
Architectural planning and design; specialized in energy planning and sustainable design Celebrating 125 years of service!


Wednesday October 26, 2016 12:00pm - 12:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

1:00pm EDT

Sustainable Jersey for Schools: Implementing Energy and Indoor Air Quality Actions
The energy and indoor air quality actions in the Sustainable Jersey for Schools program are among those that can yield the highest energy cost savings while providing a healthy learning environment, but they can also be among the most challenging. This session will review the actions in these categories and explore how expert assistance can provide school district teams with the technical support they need to implement actions that provide measurable improvement.

Speakers

Wednesday October 26, 2016 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

2:00pm EDT

Executive Session
Presentation will focus on Board member conduct and privacy concerns when discussions take place in Executive Session, including how to go into closed session, which items to discuss, and how to handle public discussion once closed session is completed. 

Speakers
JR

Joseph Roselle Esq

Attorney, Schenck Price Smith & King LLP


Wednesday October 26, 2016 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

3:00pm EDT

Executive Session
Presentation will focus on Board member conduct and privacy concerns when discussions take place in Executive Session, including how to go into closed session, which items to discuss, and how to handle public discussion once closed session is completed. 

Speakers
JR

Joseph Roselle Esq

Attorney, Schenck Price Smith & King LLP


Wednesday October 26, 2016 3:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
ePlus Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401
 


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