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Statewide Tech Event Sponsored by Collin College


Statewide Tech Event Sponsored by Collin College

July 2, 2007 – Collin College will sponsor the Texas State 2007 Working Connections IT Faculty Development Institute Monday-Friday, July 16-20.

The event, open to college and high school faculty, will be held at the Collin College Preston Ridge Campus, 9700 Wade Blvd., in Frisco. Registration fee is $325 and includes materials, lunch and snacks.

Working Connections session subjects will include:

  • Convergence technology
  • Ethical hacking
  • Fundamentals and wireless
  • Gaming programming
  • Intermediate voice over IP
  • Using social networking tools in the classroom

Attendees also will have the opportunity to participate in a number of other informative sessions including faculty discussion with IT managers from leading corporations in the state; networking sessions for faculty to share techniques in IT education; and presentations on IT pedagogy and emerging technologies.

For more information, visit www.convergencetechnologycenter.org or call 972.377.1582 or e-mail convergence_technology@collin.edu.

Collin County Community College District (Collin) serves more than 41,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.