A UNF 25th Anniversary Event organized and sponsored by the UNF Advisory Council for Computer and Information Sciences (ACCIS) held Friday October 24, 1997 from 11:30am to 6:00pm. James W. Milligan, President of Residential Lending & Professional Services Divisions of ALLTTEL Information Services, Inc. was the keynote speaker. Three workshops were held: 1. The Network Battleground moderated by Kevin Hursey). The panel included Phil Cormier, Joe Nackashi , Barry Brown, Art Picus , Bruce Dillon and Dan Perry 2. Application Development Tools –In the Trenches moderated by Doug Underhill. The panel included Jim Crane, Scott Baldwin, Joe Pisula and Bob Touchton. 3. Software Engineering Culture – Finding and Keeping the Talent moderated by Mark Veyette. The panel included Steve Jarecki , Cheryle Touchton, and Tom Solano. The forum also included a luncheon, poster sessions, career fair, and a mixer sponsored by ALLTEL. Advisory Council for Computer and Information Sciences: Kevin Hursey –Chair, Bob Touchton –Vice Chair, Rolie Sayward –Secretary. ACCIS Member Companies: ALLTEL Information Services, Barnett Technologies, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CMSI, Crowley American Transport, DataCom, Dell Advanced Systems Group, Enterprise North Florida, IBM Global Services, Information Systems of Florida (ISF), J.E.A., LANDATA Technologies, MediaOne, PATHTECH Software Solutions.
University of North Florida. 1997 Technology Forum: The Practitioner's Perspective Program. 1997. UNF History. University of North Florida, Thomas G. Carpenter Library Special Collections and Archives. UNF Digital Commons, https://digitalcommons.unf.edu/anniversary25_materials/17/