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Date Start End Room Title Presenter Co-presenter(s)
9/18/2012 10:00 AM 11:45 AM Cumming Introduction to Data Warehousing, Cumming
9/18/2012 10:00 AM 4:00 PM Lamar A/B Banner Boot Camp, Lamar A/B/C
9/18/2012 12:00 PM 1:00 PM LUNCH (on your own)
9/18/2012 1:00 PM 4:30 PM Oglethorpe F/G Banner Partner Meeting, Oglethorpe A/B, D, F/G
9/18/2012 1:15 PM 4:00 PM Cumming Introduction to IBM Cognos, Cumming
9/19/2012 8:30 AM 11:30 AM Estes B Desire2Learn Instructor Tools and Good Pedagogy, Estes B
9/19/2012 8:30 AM 11:30 AM Banner Partner Meeting, Oglethorpe A/B, D, F/G
9/19/2012 9:00 AM 12:00 PM PeopleSoft Campus Consolidation Project, Lamar A
9/19/2012 9:00 AM 11:00 AM INGRESS Institutional Meeting, Estes A
9/19/2012 9:30 AM 11:30 AM Introduction to Business Intelligence Programs, Cumming
9/19/2012 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Keynote Address: Making a Difference: Seeing the Big Picture and Your Role in It, Sheila Margolis, Workplace Culture Institute ,Oglethorpe D/E
9/19/2012 2:00 PM 3:00 PM Public Agenda and Strategic Plan Houston Davis, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 3:00 PM 3:20 PM REFRESHMENT BREAK & EXHIBITORS
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Estes A Building and Implementing a Repeatable Framework for Campus Communication Kathy Kral, University of West Georgia
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Estes B Introducing Georgia Institutional Intelligence Marco Cestaro, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Lamar A/B Banner Algorithmic Budgeting Linda Neel, Ellucian
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Lamar C Learning from the Past and Planning for the Future: FY 2012 in Review and FY2013 Planning Vikki Williamson, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Oglethorpe F/G Shared Services Center - Back to the Future Becky Prince, Shared Services Center
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Cumming GeorgiaVIEW: Desire2Learn Demonstration Harold Powers, Board of Regents Jeanne Davidson, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 3:20 PM 4:10 PM Oglethorpe H Coming on Board with Ingress: Tips and Lessons Learned Krista Smith, Georgia Southwestern State University
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Estes B DegreeWorks Maintenance Mark Nichols, Ellucian
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Oglethorpe A/B Banner 9 Experience Ed Hauser, Ellucian
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Cumming Online Education: Campus Commitment to Compliance, Academic Excellence & Student Success Kristen Betts, Armstrong Atlantic State University
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Oglethorpe C G2I Business Intelligence Tool Set Lance Dowling, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Lamar C The GeorgiaFIRST Marketplace – The Final Piece of the eProcurement Puzzle Kurt Collins, Board of Regents Teresa Page, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Oglethorpe F/G Birds of a Feather: Sponsor Point (Online Third Party Billing) through TouchNet Jackie Lovejoy, Gordon State College Gregory Moore, TouchNet Information Systems
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Estes A Payroll Standardization Beth Brigdon, Georgia Health Sciences University Julie Harris, Shared Services Center
Barney Woods, Georgia Perimeter College
9/19/2012 4:20 PM 5:10 PM Lamar A/B Health Care Reform: The Final Frontier John Haslinger, ADP
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Oglethorpe H Best Practice: Pre-Employment Documentation and I9 Management Brian De Groodt, ADP
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Lamar C Managing Grants with PeopleSoft Grants John Kostecki, Oracle
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Estes A National Student Clearinghouse Transcript Services: Your Global Electronic Transcript Solution Joseph Roof, National Student Clearinghouse
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Estes B Facilitated Scribe Tips & Tricks and Q&A Mark Nichols, Ellucian
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Lamar A/B Open Enrollment Survival Guide - 2013 Panel Thomas Scheer, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Oglethorpe F/G Application of Payment...Have It Your Way! Charmaine Daniels, Georgia State University
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Oglethorpe A/B Next Generation of Banner Student Registration Ed Hauser, Ellucian
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Cumming Course Revision: Project Management within the LMS Tanacha Gaines, University of West Georgia Lorin Jones-Heaton, University of West Georgia
9/19/2012 5:20 PM 6:10 PM Oglethorpe C USG Data Stores & New Data Submission Application Update Marco Cestaro, Board of Regents
9/19/2012 7:00 PM 10:00 PM DINNER/SOCIAL EVENT
9/20/2012 7:00 AM 8:15 AM BREAKFAST
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Lamar C Financial and Budget Reporting Workshop – Part 1 Jason Beitzel, Board of Regents Julie Thompson, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Lamar A/B Making It Happen: Best Practices for Increasing Participation in Consumer Driven Health Plans Bernadette Nace, ADP
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Estes A GeorgiaBEST Update Karen Nunn, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Estes B Payroll – A Day in the Life! Ann Dinkheller, Shared Services Center
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Oglethorpe F/G Automate the Refunds Process Charmaine Daniels, Georgia State University Dawn Fulmer, Georgia Health Sciences University
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Oglethorpe A/B Using Process Workflows to Solve HR Challenges Leon Wheeler, Clayton State University
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Cumming DegreeWorks BOF - Production Todd Milam, Board of Regents Zachary Hayes, Georgia Institute of Technology
9/20/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Oglethorpe C D2L Implementation Strategies Maureen Akins, Augusta State University Lance Stuckey, Augusta State University
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Estes A Lost in Translation: How to Tell IT What You Need So You Actually Get What You Want Nicole de Vries, Columbus State University
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Estes B INGRESS Processing: Banner, INGRESS, and the LMS Kay Gray, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe A/B Banner to PeopleSoft Reconciliation: TGRRCON Megan Davidson, Georgia Highlands College Jamie Petty, Georgia Highlands College
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Cumming The Adult Learning Consortium Changes Focus Mary Ellen Dallman, USG Adult Learning Consortium Gerald Merwin, Valdosta State University
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe H DegreeWorks BOF for New and Implementing Institutions Todd Milam, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Lamar A/B eTIME Historical Edits – When and How to Use Them Vikki Fitzgerald, ADP
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Lamar C Financial and Budget Reporting Workshop – Part 2 Jason Beitzel, Board of Regents Julie Thompson, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe C Argos Case Studies and Examples Alice Levy, Evisions
9/20/2012 10:20 AM 10:40 AM REFRESHMENT BREAK & EXHIBITORS
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Oglethorpe C USG Data Governance Roundtable Susan Campbell-Lounsbury, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Cumming DegreeWorks - Campus Consolidation Tonya Lam, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Oglethorpe A/B Oracle CRM on Demand Mike Rogers, Oracle
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Estes A It's All About YOU: GeorgiaBEST Services Karen Nunn, Board of Regents John Young, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Estes B Due Diligence: Debt & Collections Charmaine Daniels, Georgia State University Jackie Lovejoy, Gordon
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Lamar A/B Here We Go Again:  Managing People and Systems Before, During, and After a Change Process  Lin Inlow, Georgia State University
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Lamar C Budgeting 101 Tracie Arnold Dixon, Board of Regents Tracey Cook-Robinson, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Oglethorpe F/G iStrategy Implementation and Usage: An Institution’s Experience Gwen Carlock, Armstrong Atlantic State University
9/20/2012 10:40 AM 11:30 AM Oglethorpe H Opportunities for Distance Education in the University System of Georgia Jon Sizemore, University System of Georgia
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Cumming Admissions Birds of a Feather Barry Meek, Board of Regents Melissa Gooch, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Estes A Records Birds of a Feather Cindy Taylor, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Estes B Financial Aid Birds of a Feather Patrick Harris, Board of Regents - ITS
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Lamar A/B Accounts Receivable Birds of a Feather Deidre Crawford, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Oglethorpe A/B PeopleSoft GL/AM/Reporting BOF Julie Thompson, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Oglethorpe C PeopleSoft Procure to Pay BOF April Harder, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Oglethorpe F/G INGRESS Birds of a Feather Diane Burnette, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 11:35 AM 1:00 PM LUNCH AND EXHIBITORS
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Lamar C Lessons Learned: The Day in the Life of a Controller Jamie Petty, Georgia Highlands College Megan Davidson, Georgia Highlands College
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Oglethorpe H Bye Bye Blackboard Pamela Deal, Georgia Southern University Ashlea Anderson, Georgia Southern University
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Estes A Benefits - The Big Picture Dorothy Young, Shared Services Center
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Estes B DegreeWorks Implementation and Beyond Alicia Roberson, Valdosta State Univeristy Lisa Baldwin, Valdosta State University
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Lamar A/B Georgia Transfer Articulation Cooperation Services (GATRACS) Update Daphene Blackmon, Board of Regents Rosalind Fowler
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Oglethorpe F/G eTIME Reporting and Leave Accruals Allison Wilkinson, Shared Services Center
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Oglethorpe A/B Fitting Squares into Round Holes: Tracking Room Utilization with R25 Elizabeth Harris, Georgia Perimeter College
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Cumming Georgia ONmyLINE Student & Faculty Support Leslie Currah, Georgia State University
9/20/2012 1:00 PM 1:50 PM Oglethorpe C Reports Uncovered: They Made That Decision How?! Nicole de Vries, Columbus State University
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Estes A HOPE Update Debora Exum, Board of Regents Lisa Kafati, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Lamar C Forensic PeopleSoft Security Shelia Sloan, Board of Regents Janice Chancey, Georgia Health Sciences University
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Oglethorpe A/B Student Tuition and Fee Payment Plan Options: Making Education More Affordable Ben Riden, University System of Georgia Board of Regents
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Cumming Using INGRESS for GOML Receivables and Payables Reconciliation Traycee Martin, Valdosta State University Lisa Baldwin, Valdosta State University
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Oglethorpe H Best Practices for Setting Up a Centralized Call Center Rebekah Butcher, Kennesaw State University
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Oglethorpe C Implementing IBM Cognos - Lessons Learned and Learning Jocelyn Clark, Georgia Perimeter College Terry Smith, Georgia Perimeter College
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Estes B What’s EGWP? Employer Group Waiver Plans for Medicare Eligible Retirees Karin Elliot, Board of Regents Tom Scheer, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Oglethorpe F/G Demonstrating the Value of GRC Integration with Higher Education Jennifer Delorenzo, Oracle
9/20/2012 2:00 PM 2:50 PM Lamar A/B Facebook for Higher Ed - Social Media and Information Discovery Tom Fitzgerald, Oracle
9/20/2012 2:50 PM 3:10 PM REFRESHMENT BREAK & EXHIBITORS
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Oglethorpe F/G IPEDS HR Data Collection Susan Campbell-Lounsbury, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Lamar A/B Meeting FMLA Requirements: A Review of Leave Policies and Procedures Vikki Fitzgerald, ADP
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Estes A Keeping Admissions Directors Happy: An Automatic System For Loading Electronic High School Applications & Transcripts into Xtender Josh Browning, University of West Georgia
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Estes B Success with Banner's Mass Data Update Utility Daniel Looby, Georgia Institute of Technology
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Lamar C The Hows & Whys of Budget Reporting Tracie Arnold Dixon, Board of Regents Tracey Cook-Robinson, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Oglethorpe A/B Developing a Banner Accounts Receivable Training Program Charmaine Daniels, Georgia State University
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Cumming Building a Foundation Rather than an Umbrella: The Valdosta State University College of Education Center for Online Teaching & Learning Meg Moore, Valdosta State University Amanda King, Valdosta State University
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Oglethorpe H Georgia Transfer Articulation Cooperation Services (GATRACS) BOF Daphene Blackmon, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 3:10 PM 4:00 PM Oglethorpe C Strategic Planning for Information Access Marco Cestaro, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Estes B Rapid GPC Admissions Processing Using Java Web Services to Leverage Xtender/BDMS and Banner Richard Beaubien, Georgia Perimeter College Mark Elliott, Georgia Perimeter College
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Lamar A/B eTIME Leave Cases Corrin Sorteberg, Georgia State University
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Estes A ADP Benefits Reconciliation –Connecting the Dots Colette Long, Georgia Southwestern State University Debbie Farmer, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Lamar C The Hows & Whys of Budget Reporting Tracie Arnold Dixon, Board of Regents Tracey Cook-Robinson, Board of Regents
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Oglethorpe A/B Banner and the Financial Audit Kristina Turner, Georgia Department of Audits & Accounts
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Cumming Desire2Learn "Bits & Bytes" of Implementation Pamela Deal, Georgia Southern University Ron Stalnaker, Georgia Southern University
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Oglethorpe H Banner SQL 101 Zachary Hayes, Georgia Institute of Technology
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Oglethorpe F/G So Where's That Receipt? Why FSA Claims Substantiation Matters Billy Spear, ADP
9/20/2012 4:10 PM 5:00 PM Oglethorpe C Oracle’s WebCenter Joe Pearl, Oracle
9/20/2012 6:00 PM 8:00 PM DINNER (on your own)
9/20/2012 8:00 PM 10:00 PM DESSERT BAR AND SOCIAL EVENT
9/21/2012 7:00 AM 8:15 AM BREAKFAST
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Lamar C Getting in Compliance – NRA Tax Withholding Linda Corva, Clayton State University Shirley Criscillis, Clayton State University
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Oglethorpe F/G Cash Handling & Bursar Office Internal Controls Jan Rogers, Georgia Southwestern University
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Oglethorpe H Banner Hosting/Managed Services Birds of a Feather Beverly Norwood, Board of Regents
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Oglethorpe C Budget and Financial Reporting - Information Decision Support for the Enterprise Dawn Gamadanis, Kennesaw State University Kenneth Bridges, Kennesaw State University
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Cumming Actionable Intelligence: Data Alone Is Not Enough Brian Haugabrook, Valdosta State Univerity
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Lamar A/B SSC Project Update Julie Harris, Shared Services Center
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Estes A Banner and Direct Loans Philip Hawkins, Kennesaw State University
9/21/2012 8:30 AM 9:20 AM Estes B Managing Time, People, and Projects and Still Staying Sane? Lisa Baldwin, Valdosta State University
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Lamar A/B Auditing Toolbox Nic Goodson, Shared Services Center
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Lamar C Benefits of Converting to ACH Functionality Michelle McGinty, Kennesaw State University Donna Wooddell, Board of Regents
Teresa Page, Board of Regents
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe H GGC's Excellent Adventure: Moving to D2L Ahead of the Pack David Robinson, Georgia Gwinnett College
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe C Getting Students Online Not In Line Tarrah Mirus, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Estes A Online Financial Aid Document Submission Using Dynamic Forms Ted Williams, Georgia Southern University Robin Mock, Georgia Southern University
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Estes B Simplifying Attendance Verification Sherrie Jennings, Georgia Health Sciences University
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe F/G Fee Waiver Birds of a Feather Beth Welsh, Georgia Health Sciences University
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Cumming Actionable Intelligence: Graduating More Students Andy Clark, Valdosta State University Brian Haugabrook, Valdosta State Univerity
9/21/2012 9:30 AM 10:20 AM Oglethorpe A/B Student Analytics for Banner: Columbus State University Customer Story Thomas Fitzgerald, Oracle
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Oglethorpe H Designing and Teaching Online GeorgiaVIEW Karen Watson, Fort Valley State University
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Oglethorpe C Banner Business Practices for the Academic Data Mart Cindy Taylor, Board of Regents
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Estes A Using Web Text to Display HOPE/Zell Miller Information Thomas Frese, Georgia Institute of Technology LeQuay Ross, Georgia Institute of Technology
Cheri Bernard-Alford, Georgia Institute of Technology
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Estes B An Early Look At Banner 9 Daniel Looby, Georgia Institute of Technology
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Lamar A/B Human Resources: Onboarding and Offboarding Diane Kirkwood, Shared Services Center
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Oglethorpe A/B Shared Services Center Tool Chest - Answers, eRoom, BPM Section 5.0…… Karen Livingston, Shared Services Center
9/21/2012 10:30 AM 11:20 AM Cumming Business Intelligence Panel/Roundtable Marco Cestaro, Board of Regents