May 2016  /  Memorial Union  /  Washburn University  /  Topeka, KS 66621

Conference Agenda

The CHECK Conference will be held in the Washburn Memorial Union.

Tuesday, May 24th

11:00-12:30 Registration/Check In
12:30 - 2:00

Keynote Address
Ben McGuire, Senior Research Analyst, EAB

Washburn A & B

2:00 - 2:30 Vendor Exhibits and Break
  Vogel Room Washburn A


Kansas Room Shawnee Room
2:30 - 3:15

Bringing New and Legacy Applications into a Unified Portal with ADFS
John Kuefler
Pittsburg State University

Collaborative Learning Spaces
Andrew Feldstein
Kristin Rupp
Jeff Bitikofer
Fort Hays State University

Flipping the Desk: Redesigning a Help Desk Schedule
Darin Challacombe
Noel Field
University of Kansas Medical Center

Can you eat the elephant all in one bite?
Russ Kromminga
Century Business Technologies
3:15 - 3:30 Break      
3:30 - 4:15

Phishing - not just for days at the lake!
Kathleen Adams
Kansas State University

Help for the Helpdesk: How to structure a student helpdesk with policies, training, and supervision.
Becky Qualls
Tracy Holzem
Pittsburg State University

Centralizing and Simplifying Application Management in Windows
Nick Brown
Andrew Kuehler
Kansas State University

Gallagher: Redefining what's possible in School Security
Gallagher North America
4:15 - 4:30 Break      
4:30 - 5:15

HornetTV: The Digital Pulse of Emporia State University
Brian Osbourn
Tyler Gastineu
Emporia State University

Superchicken Pot Pie: A Recipe for Help Desk KPIs, PPIs, and SLAs
John Godfrey
Anurag Patel
University of Kansas Medical Center

PSU Learns Valuable Lessons when Sharing through SharePoint
Luecrita Haraughty
John Kuefler
Pittsburgh State University

College students today. How do you keep them happy, engaged and becoming a future alum?
Lisa Qualls
IBM Corp
5:30 - 7:00 Tour and light reception at the Kansas Bureau of Investigation
6:30 - 10:00 Social at Burger Stand located at 1601 SW Lane Street, Topeka, KS 66604

Wednesday, May 25th

7:30 - 8:15 Coffee, etc
  Vogel Room Washburn A


Kansas Room Shawnee Room
8:15 - 9:00 No Stagefright: The Value of Theatrical Training in IT Service
Carl Dillman
Washburn University

CyberSecurity Education and Certification Opportunities
Melinda Stanley, Kansas Research and Education Network

Jason Brown, CISO for Merit Network
Jameka Williams, CyberRange/Merit Network

Whatddya Mean I'm a Service Provider
Elizabeth Shannon
Kansas State University
Century Business Technologies
9:00 - 9:15 Break      
9:15 - 10:00

$$ Leverage Partnerships to s t r e t c h Your Budget $$
Angela Neria, Pittsburg State University
Cory Faldine, Emporia State University
Tom Erwin, Butler Community College
John Dunning, Wayne State College

Smile! You're on Campus Camera: Leveraging IP Surveillance Technology to Make College Campuses Safer
Lyall Ford
Capt. Chris Enos
Washburn University

Lightboards for Teaching
Anna Catterson
Emporia State University

Blue Coat: Cloud Generation Security Platform and Uncovering Shadow IT
Blue Coat

10:00-10:15 Break      

Architecting Oracle for High Availability and Failover
Jason Holmes
Andy Speagle
Wichita State University

Skype for Business Deployment at KU
Thomas Roderick
Dru Walstrom
University of Kansas

Moving to the Cloud...A Journey Through the Fog
Joyce Scheck
Washburn University

Observations on Successful Cloud Adoption Strategies
Steve Chase
IBM Corp
11:00-11:30 Vendor Exhibits and Break - Washburn A
11:30 - 1:00 Closing Remarks
Lunch (Buffet)