Who Should Attend:
IT professionals and others who are responsible for information technology programs; also, members of the operations and engineering functions who would like to build a stronger relationship with IT.
IT Conference Pre-Session Class: Technology, Leadership, Planning, and Decision Making in a Changing Business Environment, April 20, 2020
Join us for the 2020 IT Conference, Technology Disaster Preparedness, in Hood River, Ore. This year’s conference will feature sessions on vector attacks, cyber mutual assistance, CIRST lessons learned, virtual reality, PCI DDS common challenges, a NERC CIP overview, 5G small cell updates, data center designs, Microsoft updates, and more.
Our pre-conference session, Technology, Leadership, Planning, and Decision Making in a Changing Business Environment, will be led by Eric Cody. You’ll want to bring your manager to this one. Separate registration required.
Please check back as the agenda and program are developed.
Registration will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day; the conference will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on days one and two, and 8:30 a.m. to noon on day three. Lunch, as well as morning and afternoon breaks, will be provided on days one and two.
Conference Location and Hotel Information:
Best Western Plus Hood River Inn
1108 E. Marina Way
Hood River, OR 97031
Room rates: economy queen non-view $116; economy two queens or non-view king $134; or riverview two queens $179
Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than March 20, 2020, to secure this rate. Mention
that you are coming in with the NWPPA group when booking your reservation.
Utility Member Early Bird (ends 3/21/2020): $670
Utility Member Standard: $745
Associate Member Early Bird (ends 3/21/2020): $1,005
Associate Member Standard: $1,080
Non-member Early Bird (ends 3/21/2020): $2,010
Non-member Standard: $2,085
Cancellations are accepted, with full refund, if request is made at least 30 days prior to the course. Within 30 days, fees are as follows: 15-29 days, $100; 1-14 days or "no show," 100% of registration fee. When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling. NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.
This conference qualifies for 15 continuing hours. Certificates are issued upon full completion of the event.