Leadership · Education · Networking


by Barry Diseth | 03/02/2019

Class of 2020

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The postponed, Wednesday, February 13th Cloud Migration Professional Development event has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 7, 2019.

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by Mace Maciejewski | 02/12/2019

Due to the inclement weather in and around Olympia, and concern for the safety of all participants, the Wednesday, February 13th Cloud Migration event has been postponed.  The event will be rescheduled for a date in the near future. All registrants will automatically be registered for the new date.

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by Mace Maciejewski | 12/18/2018

The IPMA Board of Directors selected three new board members for 2019. They are:

Scott West, Washington Technology Services

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by Mace Maciejewski | 12/18/2018

In October, the IPMA board selected a new Chief Operating

by Jim Hammond | 08/27/2018

Primary Purpose of the Chief Operating Officer Position

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Over 600 attended the annual IPMA FORUM technology fair and training conference on May 15th and 16th.  Employees from state and local government along with private sector staff came to St. Martin's Marcus Pavilion to learn from the 43 technology vendors present and attend seminars on topics ranging from Autonomous Vehicles, Artificial Intelligence, to Blockchain and more. 30 presentation and seminars were delivered over the two day conference.

Copies of many of the presentations are available on the FORUM 2018 agenda page.



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by Barry Diseth | 03/06/2017

Chair - Ann Bruner

Vice Chair - Adam Aaseby

Secretary/Treasurer - Gary Pratt

Complete list of Board of Directors

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by Bob Monn | 05/20/2014

On May 19, Governor Jay Inslee issued a proclamation recognizing the Information Processing Management Association; see attachment below.

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by Allen Schmidt | 04/09/2014

The IPMA has been serving the leadership, education, and networking needs of Washington State Government employees for over 50 years.

It started with a small group of IT managers who met in Olympia to discuss ways to solve common problems, share information, and get to know each other better. At the end of the meeting, they all agreed to keep the discussion going, and the IPMA was born.

The IPMA celebrated 50 years of service to the State of Washington in 2014.


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by Allen Schmidt | 03/25/2014

Cloud-based Application Platforms offer the ability for businesses to rapidly build and iterate on applications, to support their line of business processes and deliver working software significantly faster than traditional development tools.

Are you a Software Developer or Applications Manager who’s tired of spending most of their time creating data management and workflow applications?

Do you wish there was a better way to support desktop and mobile users in one application?

If this sounds like you, you owe it to yourself to attend this workshop!

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