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2013 IPMA Forum

Event Date and Time: 
May 21 2013 - 8:00am - May 22 2013 - 5:00pm

Welcome to Forum 2013

The IPMA Forum program for 2013 is now available. It is scheduled for May 21-22, 2013 at Saint Martin's University in Lacey WA. The theme for Forum this year is:

"Providing Business Solutions Using Technology"

On May 21-22 there will 36 breakout sessions addressing multiple topics. On May 22, there will also be 44 vendor exhibits to visit. All Forum events are free and open to everyone to attend. Pre-registration closed at approximately 5 pm, Monday, May 20, but walk-in registrations on Tuesday and Wednesday are welcome.

Welcome Message from IPMA Chair

Calendar of Events

The IPMA has partnered closely with the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), Consolidated Technology Services (CTS), the Department of Enterprises Services (DES), our IPMA Corporate members and participating vendors to bring you a series of sessions that are relevant, timely, and informative. The sessions will be related to the hot topics of the day for Information Technology and Business professionals in Washington State and Local Government. The 36 Forum breakout sessions are organized into four themed tracks. There are three vendor neutral tracks that include presentations on Business Solutions, Strategic Directions, and Implementing Technologies. The fourth tract is for Vendor focused presentations. Forum sessions include discussions about: developing business cases, business intelligence, data management, and security strategies, cloud solutions, mobile applications, improving team performance, and many other timely topics. For additional information about Forum's calendar of events please check out the following links.

Paticipating Vendors

The 45 vendor exhibit booths will be open from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm on Wednesday, May 22nd. They include:

Corporate Members: Amazon Web Services, Cerium Networks, Cisco, CGI, CodeSmart, Comcast, Denali, Gartner, General Micro Systems, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Net App, Nexus IS, Oracle, Presidio, RSI, SAP, SAS, Six Degrees Consulting, Symantec, and VanderHouwen

Vendors: Actian, Actian, Attachmate, BTPI, Bit 9, Capitol Business Machines, Cayzen, Dell, DES Training, EMC, Esri, Estrada, ImageSource, Informatica, IVOXY, Lexmark, New Horizons, Nimble Storage, Quickstart, TSS Redmond, VMware, and Zones

Other organizations: SPSCC, IPMA, and IPMA LeaderPath

See Vendor Booth Layout


Saint Martin's University, Worthington Center
United States