Oct. 20 – 21

Better Buildings through Integrated Intelligent Systems

This workshop, sponsored by Industry Canada and organized by Precarn Inc., will focus on the challenges associated with introducing intelligent technologies into buildings. Plenary and breakout sessions will encourage a frank exchange of views. Participants, including technology developers, equipment suppliers, building designers, owners, operators, contractors and tenants, will be asked to propose specific initiatives to overcome risk or to foster collaboration. Proceedings will be published and distributed to decision-makers in industry and government.



Oct. 20 – 24

Enterprise Architecture – Framework, Business Modelling & Implementation Fundamentals

The paradoxical challenge of IS responsiveness and IS infrastructure has been voiced by many managers. While new technology drives initiatives in organizations, a parallel architecture-driven approach is emerging to integrate the IS environment for better response to change. Join seminal thinker John Zachman for a unique educational experience on Understanding Enterprise Architecture. You will learn how an architectured approach is essential to effective IS and enterprise management. This course will lead you through the Zachman Framework to illustrate its utility in providing a complete enterprise perspective. This updated program will also feature an in-depth session led by Stan Locke. Your team will learn business-modelling fundamentals, advanced framework concepts and strategies for successfully implementing enterprise architecture.



Oct. 29 – 30

Calgary Computer & Technology Showcase

With the current climate of the technology industry, it has never been more crucial to utilize and educate IT departments and personnel to maximize efficiency. The 7th Annual Computer & Technology Showcase offers IT executives the ability to review the latest technology solutions, as well as gain valuable education on the latest technology advances. With over 5,500 IT professionals in attendance last year, the Computer & Technology Showcase has a history of delivering solutions for an organization’s technology needs.