OIT Hosts North SA Chamber of Commerce CIO Breakfast

June 23, 2016



by Rosalind Ong De Trevino at 1:59 PM in Campus Community, EventsProductivityStaff News

The Office of Information Technology hosted the June North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce CIO Breakfast June 23, 2016

 

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) hosted the North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce monthly CIO Breakfast on June 23. The event began in the John Peace Library (JPL) Assembly room and ended with a tour showcasing several OIT managed areas on campus. Several OIT staff members participated in this event, offering insight on technology at UTSA.

Interim Executive Director of Enterprise Systems and Deputy CIO Anthony Espinoza opened the event and welcomed attendees. Director of Customer Service and Operations Support Ben Garcia discussed UTSA and OIT at a glance and provided a tour overview.

 Director of Customer Service and Operations Support Ben Garcia addresses the attendees of the CIO Breakfast June 23, 2016

 

Manager of Communication Infrastructure Services Keith Trevino & Manager of Systems Infrastructure Services Ryan Key served as tour guides for the first stop of the tour, the Library Data Center. Following this, Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager Gilbert Cassiano led the group on a Research Data Center tour.

 Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager Gilbert Cassiano leads the Research Data Center tour June 23, 2016.

 

The tour concluded at the VizLab where Enterprise Research Solutions Engineer Jeremy Mann discussed the technology used with the VizWall, Oculus, and the Z tablet. Mann and Enterprise Research Application Support Analyst Zhiwei Wang assisted attendees during the hands-on device demonstration. During each tour stop attendees were able to ask questions of OIT staff to learn more about technology at UTSA.

 CIO Breakfast attendees had hands on interaction with VizLab technology June 23, 2016

 

The CIO Breakfast Series are monthly meetings hosted by the North Chamber of Commerce specifically for senior IT staff and executives. At the monthly meetings, speakers are invited to discuss current technology issues and share ideas with their peers.

 

To learn more about the North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, please click here to visit their website.