Registration for STC 2023 is now open!
The SUNY Technology Conference returns to beautiful Lake Placid.
This year’s conference will take place Monday June 19 – Thursday June 22.
Visit the Attendees page for more information on hotels, rates, professional development workshops, and more!
Call for Presentations
Online presentation submission is open. To submit your presentation proposals, go to the STC Session Submittal Portal. Submissions are due by April 9, 2023.
Miracle on Campus: Building Winning IT Teams
In 1993 members of the three technical communities of practice, COA, EdTOA and TOA, saw their roles beginning to overlap. While computing, educational technology, and telecommunications each play a vital role, STC’s founders knew that it’s when people in these communities work closely together that a campus runs most smoothly. The founders came together to host an all-encompassing conference to allow for networking and idea exchange across the three groups. In the intervening thirty years the lines between these communities have blurred even more and today, to keep SUNY competitive, we need to work together more than ever.
This year we’ll explore how to build great teams. The best ones include rookies and veterans, so how do we recruit and retain fresh talent as a generation of senior staffers are retiring? Recruitment and retention are especially difficult in the current environment where we compete with higher paying remote and hybrid work options. We also need to engage new talent in our communities of practice, in SUNY wide collaborations, and groom them to be the next generation of chairs, directors and CIO’s.
1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team Captain; Portrayed in Disney’s “Miracle”
Millions of Americans remember Mike Eruzione as the captain of the US Hockey Team that beat the odds to win the Gold Medal at the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid, NY. It was his decisive winning goal that beat the Soviet team and stunned the world. That victory against the Soviets advanced the US Hockey Team to the gold medal game where they beat Finland…