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The iSchool offers a number of events related to career and professional development, technology and information talks, research seminars, field trips, alumni panels, socials, and more. We also promote relevant opportunities on and around campus. 

We encourage students to also visit additional calendars and websites:

HandShake EventsResearch ParkNCSATechnology Entrepreneur Center (TEC),

The Career CenterOffice of Undergraduate ResearchLeadership CenterSiebel Center for Design,

Office of Technology ManagementCenter for Innovation in Teaching & Learning,

Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts & Sciences.

National & International Scholar's ProgramsStudent Wellness

iSchool Calendars: Study Abroad Hours, iSchool Events

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IT Professionals Forum Fall 2020 Conference

Event Type
Technology Services, Administrative Information Technology Services, Library Administration, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning
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Nov 12, 2020 - Nov 13, 2020   All Day

The IT Professionals Forum (ITPF) is a conference that brings IT professionals together for hands-on workshops, posters, and keynote presentations on best practices and lessons learned with IT strategic planning, IT governance, educational technologies, enterprise systems, infrastructure management, customer service initiatives and cross-team collaboration.

Further, ITPF is a platform for IT professionals to share updates about innovative and far-reaching projects, facilitate dialogue, and catalyze networking among IT professionals.


2020 Fall IT Professionals Forum: Share The Vision
Thursday-Friday, November 12-13, 2020

Continuing from the spring, this fall's theme, "Share the Vision," examines ways technology enables research and innovation, connects our infrastructure and architecture, provides opportunities for us to learn, grow and collaborate, and focuses on current services, projects, and promising opportunities. 

The Fall IT Pro Forum is an online two-day event. 

  • (Main) Thursday, November 12: Our primary online IT Pro Forum event.
    This will be a full day of sessions online via Zoom.
  • (Optional workshops) Friday, November 13: Your choice of online multi-hour workshops. Space may be limited for these sessions.

The deadline for registration is 11:59 p.m. CST on Tuesday, November 10, 2020. You will receive email notification of your registration including  Zoom calendar information. 


  • Migrating Workloads and Databases to the Cloud
  • macOS "Imaging" with Mac Provisioner
  • Introduction to Networking at UIUC
  • Accessibility Tools & Resources for IT Pros
  • University of Illinois System Shared GitHub Service
  • Software Integration with AuthMan Access Policies
  • Research Data and Networking BoF
  • PowerShell User Group Q&A
  • Enterprise Integration UpdatesDigital Publishing and Pedagogy in the Humanities
  • Adaptive Narration Technique in Online Teaching
  • WCAG 2.0 Vs. WCAG 2.1
  • Using AWS Savings Plans to Reduce Cloud Expenses at the University Library
  • Upcycled Apps: Adapting Existing IT Resources for Nontraditional Use Cases
  • Upcoming Email Relays Migration - What to Expect
  • UIUC AnyWare - Overview and Next Steps
  • Securing Windows with PowerShell DSC
  • Photo Roster as the LMS Dashboard
  • Meeting Teaching Needs in a Pandemic
  • macOS/iOS at Illinois
  • Introducing Adobe Sign
  • Interacting with Customers with Disabilities
  • Illinois Drupal Framework: Coming Together to Create Powerful Websites
  • From Vision to System: Prototyping with Ease
  • Discovering & Accessing Your Data - ATLAS DSC
  • Chatbot in the LMS - AI for Academics
  • An Overview of Illinois REDCap
  • ACT - All COVID Test Pipeline
  • Accessible Chat and Communications Platforms
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