Online Presentations for Orlando 2009


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Monday, March 30
9:00 am–12:00 pm
Choices in Unified Communications: Comparing Microsoft Office Communications Server to IBM Lotus Sametime
Instructor - Brent Kelly [ Presentation], Senior Analyst & Partner, Wainhouse Research
IP Telephony System RFP: Who Delivers the Goods?
Instructor - Allan Sulkin [ Presentation], President, TEQConsult Group
Panelist - Mark Pendleton [ Presentation], Director, Product Marketing, NEC Unified Solutions
Panelist - Ralph Riley [ Presentation], Strategic Marketing, Siemens Enterprise Communications, Inc.
Panelist - Bill King [ Presentation], Senior Manager, Cisco
Panelist - Gary Mading [ Presentation], Senior Product Manager, Aastra
Panelist - David Marshak [ Presentation], Senior Product Manager, IBM Lotus Software
Panelist - Stephen Brown [ Presentation], VP, US Systems Engineering, Mitel
Panelist - Jeff Ridley [ Presentation], Director - Product Management, ShoreTel
Panelist - Robert Zimmerer [ Presentation], Senior Manager - Technical Marketing, Avaya
Building Business Cases for IP Telephony and Unified Communications
Instructor - Robin Gareiss [ Presentation], Executive Vice President & Sr. Founding Partner, Nemertes Research
IP Telephony/UC Basics to Best Practices—Part 1: Technology Issues
Instructor - Gary Audin [ Presentation], President, Delphi, Inc.
1:30 pm–2:45 pm
Opening Session: Videoconferencing Endpoint Strategies
Speaker - Andrew Davis [ Presentation], Managing Partner, Wainhouse Research
1:30 pm–4:30 pm
SIP Fundamentals and Prospects
Instructor - David Bryan [ Presentation], Internet Communications Strategist
Comparing UC Options and Vendors --Who's Offering What?
Instructor - Marty Parker [ Presentation], Principal, UniComm Consulting
IP Telephony/UC Basics to Best Practices—Part 2: Procurement Issues
Instructor - Gary Audin [ Presentation], President, Delphi, Inc.
VoIP Troubleshooting, Monitoring and Metrics
Instructor - Terry Slattery [ Presentation], Principal Consultant, Chesapeake Netcraftsmen
3:15 pm–4:30 pm
Supporting Video on the Enterprise Network
Speaker - John Bartlett [ Presentation], Principal, NetForecast
Tuesday, March 31
8:00 am–8:45 am
Which Device Will Win in the Enterprise -iPhone, Blackberry, or ????
Moderator - Michael Finneran [ Presentation], Principal, dBrn Associates, Inc
Network Management: Finding the Right Tools
Speaker - Terry Slattery [ Presentation], Principal Consultant, Chesapeake Netcraftsmen
UC Market Update
Speaker - Blair Pleasant [ Presentation], President & Principal Analyst, COMMfusion LLC
Enterprise Videoconferencing: The Products and the Players
Speaker - Andrew Davis [ Presentation], Managing Partner, Wainhouse Research
2:30 pm–3:45 pm
UC Leadership Roundtable: How Far Have We Come? What's Next?
Moderator - Jim Burton [ Presentation], CXO, CT Link/UCStrategies
Integrating Mobility with UC
Speaker - Mario DiPrizio [ Presentation], Senior Director, Engineering and Architecture, Converged Enterprise Communications, Motorola
Speaker - Sean McManus [ Presentation], Manager, Voice Solutions, Research In Motion
Speaker - Ross Sedgewick [ Presentation], Director, Large Enterprise Marketing, Siemens Enterprise Communications
Moderator - Michael Finneran [ Presentation], Principal, dBrn Associates, Inc
Troubleshooting IP Telephony Networks
Speaker - Mike Hollier [ Presentation], CTO, Psytechnics
Speaker - Brian Gollaher [ Presentation], Senior Product Manager, Empirix
Speaker - John Dunne [ Presentation], Senior Manager - Strategic Marketing, Prognosis
IP Telephony Market - Who's Winning and Who's Losing?
Speaker - Allan Sulkin [ Presentation], President, TEQConsult Group
Videoconferencing Support Issues and Strategies
Speaker - Andrew Davis [ Presentation], Managing Partner, Wainhouse Research
Wednesday, April 1
8:00 am–8:45 am
Communications-Enabled Apps in Action: Case Studies
Speaker - Marty Parker [ Presentation], Principal, UniComm Consulting
Web 2.0 and Enterprise Communications - Fad or the Future?
Speaker - Irwin Lazar [ Presentation], Principal Research Analyst and Program Director, Unified Communications and Collaboration, Nemertes Research
The Future of Voice Messaging
Speaker - Blair Pleasant [ Presentation], President & Principal Analyst, COMMfusion LLC
IP Telephony in Crisis Situations
Speaker - Nicholas Maier [ Presentation], SVP, RedSky Technologies
Speaker - Lev Deich [ Presentation], Director, 911 Enable
Assessing Your Financing Options: Buy vs. Lease
Speaker - Gary Audin [ Presentation], President, Delphi, Inc.
2:30 pm–3:45 pm
Leveraging VOIP for UC
Speaker - Kevin Gavin [ Presentation], Vice President of Marketing, ShoreTel
Speaker - Gary Gordon [ Presentation], Product Manager, NEC Unified Solutions
Four Flavors of Fixed-Mobile Convergence
Speaker - Luc Roy [ Presentation], Vice President, Enterprise Mobility, Enterasys
Speaker - Christine McKenna [ Presentation], Leader, Enterprise FMC Mobility, Nortel
Speaker - Dan Jacobson [ Presentation], Product Development, Sprint
Speaker - Sean McManus [ Presentation], Manager, Voice Solutions, Research In Motion
Moderator - Michael Finneran [ Presentation], Principal, dBrn Associates, Inc
Hardphones, Softphones and Next-Gen Systems
Speaker - Stephen Leaden [ Presentation], President, Leaden Associates
Upgrading Your Data Nets for Voice and Video
Speaker - John Bartlett [ Presentation], Principal, NetForecast
Thursday, April 2
8:00 am–8:45 am
UC Results From the Test Lab
Speaker - Rob Smithers [ Presentation], CEO, Miercom
Organizing IT for Next-Gen Converged Networks
Moderator - Gary Audin [ Presentation], President, Delphi, Inc.
QOS & QOE: Voice Quality Across Distributed Networks
Speaker - John Bartlett [ Presentation], Principal, NetForecast
Pricing and Licensing for IP Telephony and UC
Speaker - Doug Carolus [ Presentation], Director, N'compass