Several members of the IT Services department, along with IT professionals from Arkansas and beyond, attended the in-person 2021 Arkansas IT Symposium held recently at the Doubletree Hotel in downtown Little Rock.
The Arkansas IT Symposium is the region’s premier single-day event designed for the IT leadership community. Dr. Thomas Bunton, Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer for UA Little Rock, serves on the Planning Committee.
This annual event is sponsored by local and national companies including TierPoint, Semperis, Palo Alto, Cyberreason, Varonis, Zerto, OPTIV, and others. The keynote and sponsored session speakers delivered highly informative presentations on important IT topics including; Cyber Security: What You Missed During the Pandemic, Growing the Talent and Capability of the Arkansas IT workforce, Perspectives on Dealing With Third Party Risk Management Parties, Building a Successful SASE Roadmap, and Data Governance.
The Arkansas IT Symposium is designed with the IT executive in mind and is meant to serve as a conduit for IT professionals to build a stronger professional peer network and attain real-world knowledge on business changing technology and management solutions.