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Here are just a few of the exciting educational sessions we have planned for IT Day.

IT Makes Smart Utilities
The IT revolution is transforming the distribution and use of electricity, natural gas, and water. The transformation is comparable to changing from a rotary dial telephone to a touch screen cell phone on a 3G network. Come learn more about this revolution, how it will give you more for less, and help save our environment.
Presenter: Matt Spaur, Itron
Windows 7 Sneak Peak and Microsoft Small Business Server 2008
An introduction to Microsoft's newest desktop operating system Windows 7 plus a look at Microsoft Small Business Server 2008, the newest member of the Microsoft server family.
Presenter: Sharjeel Noor, Partner Solutions Advisor, Microsoft

Utilizing IT in the Prediction of Dangerous Weather
Learn about how the National Weather Service utilizes information technology to provide mapping and web overlays to forecast flooding and severe weather trends throughout the United States. 
Presenters:  John Mittelstadt, Science and Operations Officer, National Weather Service
Brandon Terry, Technologist, Orion Network Solutions
Brad Wear, Sales Director, Orion Network Solutions

BlackBerry: Going Beyond Email
The BlackBerry, introduced over 10 years ago, started as the world's leading solution for wireless corporate email connectivity.  From those humble beginnings, the solution has progressed into a complete mobility platform designed to connect BlackBerry users to everything they love or need in life. Are you aware of all that BlackBerry can do for you or your business?  Please join us and discover the world of BlackBerry beyond email.
Presenter: Harjot Sidhu, Business Solutions Management, Research In Motion