2000 Conference on Information Technology
Keynote Speakers

Conference on Information Technology

2000 Conference on Information Technology
November 15-18, 2000

Anaheim Convention Center

Anaheim Hilton and Towers

Anaheim, CA


5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 15, 2000

  Bill Hill, Chief E-Book Developer, Microsoft Corporation

"From Molecules to Electrons: Changing the Way We Read"

Also of interest, e-Books article in USA Today and E-Books at Barnes & Noble.com.


5:45 - 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, November 16, 2000

Don TapscottPresident, New Paradigm Learning Corporation; Chairman, Digital 4Sight; and author

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"The Rise of the Net Generation in Higher Education"

Also of interest, Tapscott interview in Converge Magazine.


10:45 a.m. - 12:00 Noon

Friday, November 17, 2000

Scott McNealy, Chairman and CEO, Sun Microsystems

Scott will discuss how Sun's technology, driven by the vision, The Network is the Computer, can help address the challenges and opportunities facing community colleges in the network economy.


10:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon

Saturday, November 18, 2000

Kenneth C. Green, Founder/Director, The Campus Computing Project and Visiting Scholar, The Center for Educational Studies, Claremont Graduate University

"Playing Catch-Up: The e-Service Challenge to Higher Education"

Also of interest, Dr. Green's monthly column from Converge Magazine and his working paper, Compelling, Competing, and Complementary Visions for the Instructional Role of Technology in Higher Education. (Adobe Acrobat Reader required, download for free.)