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Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Conference Day #1

Sponsor Time Session Presenter(s) Open/Closed
Plenary 8:00am - 10:00am Project Management When You Have No Time John Brennan
Open
  Description:
Not available
CCIO 10:00am - 10:45am SUNY CCIO General Meeting Sean Moriarity
CTO
SUNY Oswego

Eileen Wirley
CIO and Assoc. VP
Monroe Community College

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
CCIO General Business Meeting
COA 10:00am - 10:45am COA General Business Meeting Dr. T. John McCune
Director of Technology Support Services
SUNY Fredonia

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
Bringing SUNY Professionals Together: COA is comprised of technology professionals within the State University of New York system. The representative areas include those who implement, support, and manage technology on the 64 campuses, and administrative and support organizations throughout SUNY. COA's purpose is to promote professional development and collaboration. COA does this by facilitating the sharing of information amongst its members and through providing statewide and regional forums.This session is an open general business meeting. All SUNY attendees are welcome to attend this meeting. We welcome new members to attend to learn more about COA, or existing members to come and help discuss how we can best serve the needs of our members.
EdTOA 11:00am - 11:45am EdTOA General Business Meeting Mark English
Manager of Technology Services
SUNY Oneonta

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
EdTOA General Business meeting. Closed to non-EdTOA members.
TOA 11:00am - 11:45am TOA General Business Meeting Brett Southard
Assistant Director
SUNY Farmingdale

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
The SUNY Telecommunication Officers Association invites any current or prospective members to attend our Annual General Business Meeting. Come and find out what SUNY TOA is all about. You do not have to be a member to attend, only a SUNY employee with interest in SUNY TOA. We help our members with topics like Phones, Networking, Cable TV, Emergency Communications, Web/Audio Conferencing, Indoor/Outdoor Cabling, and more. We are SUNY TOA, More than just phones!
CCIO 11:00am - 11:45am CCIO Sector Meeting - CCIO Sector Meeting - Community Colleges Sector John Taylor
CIO
Finger Lakes Community College

Shady Azzam-Gomez
VP for Information Technology and CIO
Suffolk County CC

Tim Densmore
CIO
Tompkins Cortland CC

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
CCIO Sector Meeting - Community Colleges Sector Usually held at 11 AM on Tuesday
CCIO 11:00am - 11:45am CCIO Sector Meeting - Comprehensive and Technology Sectors Evan Kobolakis
CIO
SUNY Old Westbury

Steve Maniscalco
CIO
SUNY Oneonta

Michael Case
Director of Computing Center
SUNY Alfred

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
CCIO Sector Meeting - Comprehensive and Technology Sectors Usually held at 11 AM on Tuesday
11:45am - 1:00pm BREAK
1:00pm - 1:45pm STC Official Opening and Welcome Dan Sidebottom
SUNY Cortland

Open
AST 2:00pm - 2:45pm ITEC General Update and Work Management Mike Notarius
CIO
SUNY ITEC

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Find out what trails (new and old) ITEC is traveling in order to provide predictable, stable and cost effective services. As with the Adirondack Peaks, some of ITEC"s trails require traversing the terrain in an uphill motion celebrating when the summit is reached while we are on the backside of others as we descend. We will also share our latest thoughts and direction of how we take take ideas to demand items to actionable work efforts and finally to completion. This will include a process we went through to understand how we could do things better and the lessons learned! We are humbled, appreciative, and excited to take the journey with our SUNY colleagues.
COA 2:00pm - 2:45pm A Homegrown, Low-cost, Interactive Map and Campus Virtual Tour using Leaflet and MapBox Gian Carlo Cervone
Web Manager
SUNY Brockport

Open To Everyone
  Description:
SUNY Brockport had a well-developed interactive campus map, built on the Google maps framework. When Google changed their licensing model, after investigating possibilities we decided to go with leaflet, a free js framework, and rewrote our map using that. When Admissions wanted to replace the costly commercial virtual tour product we were using, we jumped at the chance to save money by expanding the capabilities of our interactive map. We ultimately used the MapBox framework, which has a much lower cost than Google"s, for the tour project because we needed additional functionality that Leaflet could not provide.
These projects were coded almost entirely by two members of our student WebTek team over several years, with assistance from our Web Designer and Web Manager, and we are proud of their professional work. The map UI is still in infancy, but does allow users to create custom maps, and the print css developed for it will allow it to replace the parking and campus pdf maps that are difficult to maintain. The multilingual tour, with support for panoramas, video, and audio, has fully satisfied expectations. We also developed a simple CMS using CakePHP to allow easy update of the map and tour.
COA 2:00pm - 2:45pm Welcome to the TEAMS! Bill Grau
Executive Director
SICAS Center

Aimee Swan
Assistant Director for Application Services
SUNY Oneonta

Open To Everyone
  Description:
The SICAS Center went kicking and screaming from Skype to Teams. In 2019 our host campus, Oneonta, pried Skype from our hands and forced us to move to Teams. The journey went great and we have discovered some new things that have made us more productive. We will take you on our journey and share how we are using Teams to increase productivity but most of all to stay connected as we are now working from home.
TOA 2:00pm - 2:45pm OSP Documentation Zachary Jones
Associate Director of Telecom
Binghamton University

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Binghamton reviewed 3 OSP documentation software packages and after looking at the feature, function, and cost. We have selected OSPInsight and our in the process of transferring our data from paper records to electronic.
AST 3:00pm - 3:45pm SUNY SOC Update Kevin Stillman
SUNYNet & SUNY SOC Administrator
System Administration

Ken Runyon
CISO
System Administration

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
An update on SUNY SOC & related Cybersecurity Initiatives.
CCIO 3:00pm - 3:45pm SUNY COVID Lessons Learned - Panel Discussion Sean Moriarity
CTO
SUNY Oswego

PANEL:
Evan Kobolakis
CIO
SUNY Old Westbury

F. Meena Lakhavani
CIO and Vice Provost, Information Technology Services
SUNY Erie

Walter Kerner
AVP and CISO
SUNY FIT

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
SUNY COVID Lessons Learned - Panel Discussion with CIOs about evolving landscape associated or long term impacts of the pandemic
COA 3:00pm - 3:45pm Building Capacity for ITServices Through Remote Support Ryan Swan
Service Desk Manager
SUNY Oneonta

Open To Everyone
  Description:
When starting a project it's important to ask "what is our goal?". For us at SUNY Oneonta, our service desk wanted to increase work capacity for other areas of IT. Said differently the service desk's student staff should be able to take on the tasks and incidents that other areas of IT devote an inordinate amount of time to. To accomplish this, we built a new arm of the Service Desk to support our users remotely.
This project included building a workspace which included new walls, electric service, lighting, HVAC, sound reduction, computer and phone workstations. But also included expanding our hiring and training process for our student staff to include new skill sets. Finally, we went live with a new service to accomplish our goal, and through simple metrics and KPI's we are able to prove it!
COA 3:00pm - 3:45pm To Aspire or not to Aspire: That is the Leadership Question. Maria Garrity
Senior Programmer/Analyst
Buffalo State

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Do you aspire to be a great leader? We are relying on technology and our exceptional leaders more than ever, especially during these unprecedented times. This presentation will go through the process of being an aspiring leader, to enhance the skills needed to thrive in higher education. I will be referencing training at the SUNY SAIL Institute CIO Leadership Academy. One difference between managers and leaders is that managers manage groups, but leaders have the vision to create & lead teams. Let's explore the process of preparing the next generation of IT professionals to become extraordinary leaders of tomorrow.
AST 4:00pm - 4:45pm ITEC Technology Update Joe Hoot
CTO
SUNY ITEC

Open To Everyone
  Description:
We are 1.5 years into our Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) journey. Come hear which summits we have been reached, where we are on the summits to be journeyed as well as our future peaks to be climbed. You will also hear what this means to you today, tomorrow and next year!
COA 4:00pm - 4:45pm The Azure AD Consent Framework: Why Understanding it is Important James Onley
Client Systems Administrator
SUNY Brockport

Open To Everyone
  Description:
What does distributing authorization powers really mean on the Microsoft Cloud platform? The Consent Model is enabling amazingly simple integrations. But it's also upending commonly established organizational controls.
Please join me for a presentation on how the Azure AD Consent Model works and why it is so important to understand when managing and supporting Microsoft Cloud services. We will look at the model from an app developer's point of view by showing some example code segments and API responses. We will look under the hood at what saying yes really means.
5:00pm HAPPY HOUR

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Conference Day #2

Sponsor Time Session Presenter(s) Open/Closed
AST 9:00am - 10:00am System Administration Update Brian Digman
Karen Geduldig
Kim Scalzo
Open To Everyone
  Description:
Not available
AST 10:15am - 11:00am SUNY Online Update Kim Scalzo
Executive Director Open SUNY
System Administration

Dr. Kristyn Muller
Open SUNY Impact Analyst
System Administration

Dan Feinberg
Manager of Campus Partnerships
System Administration

Open To Everyone
  Description:
SUNY Online is a bold initiative designed to dramatically extend SUNY's reach to those student seeking to complete the next step of their education entirely online. Through technology investments, marketing and recruitment outreach, innovative academic programing, and a focus on the student experience, SUNY Online looks to reach new audiences of life-long learners and become the preeminent online learning provider. During this session, join members of the SUNY Online team for an update on lessons learned during the pilot, and plans for the official launch in Fall 2020. Topics covered include the pilot assessment plan, student and faculty support models, new program development, and the financial model.
COA 10:15am - 11:00am Follow the Marked Trail to the Top of the Mountain: A Panel Discussion Kris Caspari-Lynch
Program Coordinator
SUNY Center for Professional Development

Christa Glassman
IT Project Manager
SUNY ITEC

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Join a group of likeminded SUNY technical staff who will discuss the different project management processes that worked best for them, which processes they skipped and how these tactics impacted project success. If you attended the "Project Management When You Have No Time" Pre-Conference workshop on Project Management, or a Project Management Foundations class at CPD, this will be a great follow-up for you. Come hear about how the steps described in the workshop are actually used to help ensure success on a technical initiative/project. The panel will be facilitated by Jon Brennan, CIO, Hudson Valley Community College, and the presenter of the Project Management Pre-Conference Workshop.
TOA 10:15am - 11:00am Where are the capes that go with these masks? TOA Superheroes Respond to a Pandemic Lesley Bidwell
Director ITS Networking & Telecommunications
SUNY Oneonta

Brett Southard
Assistant Director, Information Technology
SUNY Farmingdale

Stephen Clark
College Director of Infrastructure Services
SUNY Suffolk

Open To Everyone
  Description:
In response to Covid-19, we called on all our superpowers to migrate from providing collaboration, voice and data services on campus to making them, along with hardware and support, available in homes and parking lots across the state. This will be a roundtable discussion for participants to share their stories and lessons learned.

We'll use these questions to guide discussion:
  • What was your biggest challenge to overcome in response to the pandemic?
  • What was the biggest impact on your campus community?
  • How do you see your operations shifting as a result of COVID-19?
  • What new strategies have you implemented that you believe will transcend this event?
  • What is your campus planning for the fall and what will you differently?
  • How has your budget been affected and how will you compensate for decreases?
AST 11:15am - 12:00pm CISO Round Table Ken Runyon
CISO
System Administration

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
An open discussion of information security topics, programs, and issues of the day. The primary goal is to provide the CISO/ISO community an opportunity to engage each other in open discussion. In the past this forum has led to the adoption of new technologies and has served as a springboard for change throughout the information security community. This is also an opportunity to discuss current initiatives and to provide constructive comments and recommendations for improvements.
AST 11:15am - 12:00pm View from Mount SICAS Bill Grau
Executive Director
SICAS Center

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
Bill will provide an update on SICAS projects, talk about what he learned at E-Live and discuss issues impacting Banner campuses
COA 11:15am - 12:00pm Interacting and Engaging with Students using Accessible Apps from EmTechWIKI Roberta (Robin) Sullivan
Teaching and Learning Strategist, University Libraries
University at Buffalo

Cherie van Putten
Instructional Designer
Binghamton University

Open To Everyone
  Description:
According to the National Center for Education Statistics, in 2015 about "11 percent of the Higher Education students in the United States have some kind of disability." Ensuring that the materials we use to interact and engage with our students are accessible is critical. This session will introduce participants to the Web 2.0 Tool Scorecard developed by Wendy Torres, a Sr. Instructional Technologist from Coppin State University, to evaluate the accessibility of web 2.0 tools from the EmTechWIKI website and the repository of freely-available emerging technology tools. EmTechWIKI is a component of the SUNY Exploring Emerging Technologies for Lifelong Learning and Success Massive Open Online Course. This discovery-based online learning opportunity aims to assist students, faculty, and staff to build lifelong learning strategies and to also identify the value and implications of using emerging technologies for personal and professional growth. This session will also include examples of how faculty have integrated #EmTechMOOC into student learning activities and for their own professional development. A major goal of the project is to assist students, faculty, staff, and anyone from across the globe who desires to keep pace with technology change.
12:00pm - 1:00pm BREAK
AST 1:00pm - 1:45pm ITEC Security Update Bill Kramp
ISO
SUNY ITEC

Open To Everyone
  Description:
ITEC has a dedicated Team traversing the various SUNY IT security trails. Please come and collaborate with us as we share what we have done, are doing and planning to increase our security posture and enhance our security initiatives and program. We welcome your feedback and input as we all want to continuously strengthen our security efforts.
CCIO 1:00pm - 1:45pm Educause 2020 Top 10 Issues ‐ the drive to digital transformation. How can we apply this learning in SUNY environment F. Meena Lakhavani
CIO and VP, Information Technology Services
SUNY Erie

Open To Everyone
  Description:
SUNY Colleges and Universities today face numerous varied challenges that has been exuberated by the introduction of COVID-19 these days. We as, Higher Education leaders know that with so much at stake, perhaps even with our own institution's survival, transformational change is needed (or could be helpful). We are hoping to serve different type of students/learners, offer more flexible credentials, and learning opportunities, expand programs, and develop new partnerships with other institutions, employers, industries, local schools, and communities. In short we are seeking to adapt and radically alter various business models and value delivered by our colleges and universities. An overview of the Educause 2020 Top 10 Issues could spark ideas to start thinking and planning about transformations for your institutions.
COA 1:00pm - 1:45pm Enterprise Systems/Banner Support Birds of a Feather Discussion Kristy Fitch
Manager of Enterprise Systems
SUNY Delhi

Open To Everyone
  Description:
We will discuss and brainstorm topics related to those listed below. We hope this will be a productive, organic discussion in which everyone is able to contribute and also walk away with new ideas. Do you have a Steering committee? Who is on? Who chairs? Meeting Schedule? How do you keep your meetings productive? What format works best? With an increase in requests for data to be sent to more third party vendors who manages what data is "allowed" to be sent? Is there a sign off (data security officer/data governance board)? Who on your campus represents this role? How do you manage changes to your systems? Is everyone allowed to enter tickets to SICAS? How do you track change management when you don't know about the changes? How do you educate users on proper use and security of school data (what they are allowed to email/to whom)? Who is responsible for user training related to your Student Information System? How are users trained? How often? If not IT, how do you handle requests for training issues? How do you handle/manage patches and updates? How often are they installed? What is your test process? (Student Information System, Argos, etc)
AST 2:00pm - 2:45pm Degree Works Program Update Dawn Bookhout
Assistant Director for Degree Works
SICAS Center

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
During this update information will be provided about future software upgrades and how the application changes will affect your campus, about the migration to the new VX Rails hardware at ITEC, and about the Ellucian Degree Works roadmap.
COA 2:00pm - 2:45pm Not Even 'Remotely' Funny- Transitioning to a fully remote service desk on-the-fly Ryan Swan
Service Desk Manager
SUNY Oneonta

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Our students went on Spring break the week of 3/9. It was during that time which COVID-19 was drastically changing what it means to be working in or taking classes in higher ed. Our service desk transitioned to a fully remote model with a short runway, competing priorities, new challenges, and difficult decisions. We had to answer: How will we provide the same level of support? How will we assist faculty transitioning to online only delivery? Can our student staff work remotely? Will they be paid? What resources do we have? What do we need? Is this indefinitely sustainable? How we answered these questions has shaped the service desk moving forward in ways we had not expected!
EdTOA 2:00pm - 2:45pm Supporting 3D-Printing at SUNY Geneseo Brian Bucar
Learning Spaces Technician
SUNY Geneseo

Open To Everyone
  Description:
3-D printing technology has really taken off in the last five years! In fall 2015, CIT at SUNY Geneseo opened its first 3-D printing lab. It originally started out with one Makerbot 3-D printer, grew to a 6-printer lab in 2015 with a student running the service 10 hours a week. The 13 printer lab is now supported by CIT, and is manned by a group of students (now open 3 hours every day of the week). Learn how we got here from there, and what it takes to support this lab for our students.
TOA 2:00pm - 2:45pm NYSERNET IAS - Campus Experience Brett Southard
Assistant Director
SUNY Farmingdale

Rick Coloccia
Network Manager
SUNY Geneseo

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
Farmingdale State College and State University of NY College at Geneseo will share their experience with the new NYSERNet IAS SUNY Contract. Topics covered will be the contract process, costs, Internet Services factors, and traffic flows.
AST 3:00pm - 3:45pm Managing Virtual Teams: Communicating effectively with your colleagues at a distance. Lisa Raposo
Open
  Description:
This presentation will cover effective practices as well as digital tools to consider when working and managing remotely. This will be an interactive session where we will facilitate discussion on employee engagement, measurement and creating a remote collaborative culture.
CCIO 3:00pm - 3:45pm Different Approaches/Models for Addressing Information Security Needs and Compliance Eileen Wirley
CIO and Assoc. VP
Monroe Community College

PANEL:
Sue Chichester
CIO & Director, CIT
SUNY Geneseo

Kevin Stillman
SUNYNet & SUNY SOC Administrator
System Administration

Ken Runyon
CISO
System Administration

Open to SUNY Employees Only
  Description:
Panel Discussion with CIOs about strategies and tools available to address changes and expansion in Information Security compliance, management, and practice.
AST 4:00pm - 4:45pm Digital Transformation ‐ New Opportunities for SUNY Publishing and Scholarship Carey Hatch
Interim Senior Associate Provost for Academic Service and Information Services
System Administration

Timothy Stookesberry
Director
SUNY Press

Mark McBride
Senior Library Strategist
System Administration

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Publishing is a key function of every university, for the purposes of communicating scholarship, assessing scholars and providing instructional materials. The impact of digitization and digital distribution are profoundly impacting the ecosystem of scholarly communication. SUNY is uniquely positioned, with a new alignment of the SUNY Press, OER Services and the Office of Library Services to offer mechanism to support traditional and innovative forms of scholarly publishing and digital scholarship. This session will explore the opportunities for campuses to take advantage of these new opportunities to highlight and promote SUNY research, scholarship and instruction.
COA 4:00pm - 4:45pm Microsoft Teams: A new way to work for Brockport Krystal Perlman
IT Service Desk Manager
SUNY Brockport

Shawn Maher
Client Systems Administrator
SUNY Brockport

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Over the last two years SUNY Brockport has started finding a new way to work through the use of Microsoft Teams. From what started out as a product with minimal features to the full featured service we are supporting and offering to the campus today, Teams is both inspiring us and challenging us to do things differently at Brockport. As a campus that is working to take full advantage of the Microsoft package we already own, Teams has helped us provide several solutions to the Brockport community without additional expense. This session will cover all of the stages in our journey to campus adoption including how it helped with our COVID-19 response to help business continuity. If you are asking yourself: where do I get started? What am I missing? What security pieces should I think about? What will I need to train and support users through the use of Teams? How can I empower my campus to take advantage of Teams? What does the care and feeding of this environment look like? This is the place for you!
COA 4:00pm - 4:45pm Software Deployment using PDQ deployment Clifford Peters
Application Specialist
Jefferson Community College

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Silently deploy almost any Windows patch or application (.exe, .msi) to multiple Windows PCs simultaneously. Deployments can install, uninstall, execute scripts, reboot, copy files, sleep, send messages, etc. Instructions and files are sent to the target computer, executed, monitored, and reported.
EdTOA 4:00pm - 4:45pm FLEXspace: A timely space planning resource for COVID and beyond. Dr. Lisa Stephens
Asst. Dean and Sr. Strategist
University at Buffalo

Dr. Rebeca Frazee
Managing Director, FLEXspace
San Diego State University

Laurie Fox
Director of Educational Technology
SUNY Geneseo

Open To Everyone
  Description:
COVID is driving technology classroom models to focus on combining social distancing, HyFlex/Hybrid and plain lecture capture. The SUNY-led FLEXspace.org platform has responded with galleries and toolkits of shared exemplars to assist AV/IT, faculty and facilities designers to model safer alternatives to traditionally seated classrooms. This presentation will focus in general on an integrated planning model that leverages LSRS and FLEXspace to prioritize effort, and to demonstrate features to help "make the case" to faculty, technologists and facilities managers to support good classroom design and provide a common toolset to diverse advisory groups. The goal is to encourage sharing our solutions and thought leadership on a broader stage, which in turn lightens our collective work when exploring new approaches.
5:00pm HAPPY HOUR

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Thursday, June 18, 2020
Conference Day #3

Sponsor Time Session Presenter(s) Open/Closed
AST 9:00am - 9:45am ITEC Banner Roadmap Matt Tamburello
Team Lead for Service Delivery Managers
SUNY ITEC

Open To Everyone
  Description:
In this session, the Banner SDM team will share insights into upcoming projects that have an impact on the ITEC Banner Service. Topics will include: Banner migrations to Tomcat, SDDC Data Center Migrations, Zen Data center migrations, Oracle 19c database upgrade, migrating SSO to SAML, and more.
COA 9:00am - 9:45am Seamlessly migrating from on premises SSO to Hybrid Cloud SSO using Azure AD Shawn Plummer
Systems Manager
SUNY Geneseo

David Warden
Systems Analyst
SUNY Geneseo

Open To Everyone
  Description:
SUNY Geneseo tranistioned our on premises CAS/SimpleSAML SSO server to one that uses Azure AD. This was done with very little impact on our customers or Service Providers. We were able to then leverage Multi-factor authentication, self-service password reset, and other Microsoft security enhancements. We are now able to migrate our over 80 service providers to use solely Azure AD and remove reliance on our in premises SSO provider over the course of months without impacting our customers.
COA 9:00am - 9:45am VDI Deployments throughout SUNY - Round-table Kevin Stillman
SUNYNet & SUNY SOC Administrator
System Administration

Open To Everyone
  Description:
This discussion is for campuses that are currently doing VDI, have done it and abandoned it, or are looking into doing it. We want to share the experience and find synergies where we can, as this kind of technology may be more necessary in the future than we may have thought.
9:45am - 10:15am BREAK
AST 10:15am - 11:00am Academic Technology Implementation for SUNY Online Harry Cargile
Larry Dugan
Meghan Dinan
Open
  Description:
The SUNY Online team will talk about technology and support from an Academic Technology perspective with a focus on the use of Blackboard Learn, Slate, and Starfish. We will discuss what we have done from the initial implementation to how we have evolved up to this point. We will reflect on the SUNY Online Pilot and talk about what worked well and the challenges that we have encountered. We will conclude with a discussion on how we are addressing these challenges going forward before turning the session over to an open discussion for any questions.
COA 10:15am - 11:00am Slate Constituo and Banner, Oh My! Randy Harvey
Programmer Analyst
SUNY Broome

Scot Beekman
Assistant Director of Administrative Information Systems
SUNY Broome

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Like many of you, SUNY Broome acquired the Slate Admissions CRM and IT was tasked with passing the data back and forth between Slate and Banner. We will discuss the process by which we selected Constituo, discuss the implementation and integration, along with the challenges, successes, and lessons learned along the way. We will also leave time for questions and discussion about how other schools are handling this and other integration challenges on their campuses.
EdTOA 10:15am - 11:00am The continuing saga of turning a classroom into a cyber laboratory Mathew Heath Van Horn, PhD.
Assistant Professor
SUNY Delhi

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Last year I gave the presentation "Turning a Classroom into a Cyber Laboratory: How SUNY Delhi transformed cyber learning from lecture to hands-on." At the end of the presentation I was asked if I would give an update in 2020 and I agreed.

Much has changed in the last year:
  • Leveraging raspberry pi's for varius functions in learning cyber security and networking fundamentals
  • More flipped classroom instruction
  • Course in the order of classes taken
  • Moving Classroom's to facilitate cyber learning
  • Early successes has justified the purchase of better equipment so there is less downtime
  • Various new ideas
TOA 10:15am - 11:00am Navigating Partial ICT Rehabs Jesse Arno
Telecommunications Service Manager
SUNY Oneonta

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Navigating through a partial building rehab presents ICT challenges and coordination on many levels, but if managed properly, does not need to become a stressful situation. I am going to walk you through some challenges and successes of SUNY Oneonta's most recent partial rehab of the Hunt College Union.
AST 11:15am - 12:00pm SUNY Strategic Identity Initiative (SSII) Update Ken Runyon
CISO
System Administration

Open To Everyone
  Description:
During this session we will review the progress of the SSII project, to include first hand experiences from campuses that have already participated.

The focus will be towards overall project goals listed below:
  • Enhance collaboration between SUNY Campuses
  • Leverage Microsoft technology to facilitate enhanced collaboration between organizations
  • Provide secured access to shared resources and applications
  • Share global address lists and calendars
  • Architect and deploy a Hybrid Identity Model that leverages a shared identity strategy
  • Provide consistent, uniform identity framework that could be implemented across the entire SUNY system
  • Provide access to resources between affiliated organizations and their associated Azure tenants using existing Azure B2B and B2C infrastructure.
  • Provide automated, federated access for users that exist in disparate Active Directory environments to applications and services hosted by SUNY admin.
  • The solution must support and integrate with Active Directory and Azure Active Directory, and must provide Federated Account Management and enhanced security to protect user identity.
COA 11:15am - 12:00pm SUNY Oneonta: Modernizing Identity and Access Management Deborah McClenon
Director, ITS Systems
SUNY Oneonta

Justin St. Onge
Systems Administrator
SUNY Oneonta

Open To Everyone
  Description:
SUNY Oneonta is in year 3 of our project program to replace our homegrown identity and access management solutions with vendor based products. This presentation will discuss the background work required to replace our existing processes, how we came to define just what we're trying to fix, and our dynamic project teams' experiences thus far. We'll talk about identifying existing processes and roles, attributes vs. groups, types of accounts, how many weird business processes we've identified, and some unintended consequences of our work. We'll also discuss past processes that put " too many cooks in the kitchen", big wins, and futures. Please join us for this session to discuss IDAM and what we've learned in our project.
EdTOA 11:15am - 12:00pm Developing Individual Strengths to Build a Great Team (Leadership Skills / Employee Management) Laurie Fox
Director, Educational Technology
SUNY Geneseo

Open To Everyone
  Description:
Join me to discuss the importance of developing individual employees and building great teams. I will share ways to coach struggling team members, how to have tough conversations with a positive focus, tips to developing rock stars, and my approach to creating a supportive team environment for diverse employees. Takeaways from the session will include strategies for difficult conversations, positive reinforcement examples, and team-building ideas.
STC 12:00pm STC 2020 Conclusion Dan Sidebottom
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