12th Annual WITX Conference - April 14


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The 12th annual Wilmington Information Technology eXchange Conference (WITX) will occur on April 14. This year’s conference will focus on growing technology businesses in southeast North Carolina and making IT departments more innovative.

Last year, over 400 Wilmington area professionals and students attended WITX to learn about technological innovations and advancements in such diverse fields as human psychology, mobile forensics, cyber defense and tablet computing. Conference exhibitors will include UNCW students, faculty, staff and representatives from leading technology vendors. Vendors will set up in the CIS building and will open to attendees at 4 p.m. Beginning at 5:30 p.m., WITX will hold the Ignite Speaker Series, where presenters will share their personal and professional passions in just five minutes using 20 slides. This popular series takes place in over 100 cities worldwide.

Access to exhibits and vendors is free and open to the general public. Keynotes will begin at 1:30 p.m., with approximately 30 minutes for each. Sponsored by Castle Branch and TekMountain, the conference will last from 1:30 to 7 p.m. Registration and further information.

Calendar

APR2-3

Holiday Break

No Classes

APR10

Volunteer Tax Assistance

CH 122 - 1 to 4 p.m.

APR13

CENTalks

Burney Center - 6 p.m.

APR14

WITX 2015

CIS Building - 1:30 to 7:00 p.m.

APR14

CEN Executive Committee Meeting

CH 102 - 10 a.m.

APR20

Entrepreneur Banguet

Madeline Suite - 6 p.m.

APR23

CEN Graduation Dinner

Bluewater Grill - 6 p.m.

APR24

Annual Business Plan Competition

CIS 1013 - 1 p.m.



Business Week Logo

The University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Cameron School of Business held its 33rd annual Business Week the week of March 23rd. Designed to help prepare Cameron School of Business students for the realities of the business world, this year’s program featured more than 100 sessions with prominent alumni and executives sharing their knowledge and experiences in the areas of business, marketing, entrepreneurship, information technology and more. List of full events.

2015 CSB Alumni of the Year recognized during Business Week 2015


Hugh CaisonVaughn ReynoldsShaun Olsen

Three Cameron Alumni were recognized during Business Week 2015. Hugh Caison (85), President and CEO of Caison Enterprises, Vaughn Reynolds (97 and 98), Client Manager for Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Shaun Olsen (02), CEO of CloudWyze were honored. Each recepient shared their personal keys to success and the impact of a UNCW/CSB education..

CSB Accounting Students Offering Free Assistance to Qualified Area Taxpayers


Vita Logo Students majoring in Accountancy are participating in the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). This program offers free tax preparation assistance for taxpayers with an income of $53,000 and below.

The public will have access to volunteers trained and tested in current tax laws as well as access to free federal and state tax return software. The last date is: April 10, 1 to 4 p.m. The location for all sessions is Cameron Hall 122. More information...

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