Skip to main site navigation
Skip to main content
Switch to text-only view
Switch to default view
2013 NIBCO IT Management Seminar Series

NIBCO IT Management Seminar Series // Spring 2013

The Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics at Indiana University South Bend proudly presents the sixth NIBCO IT Management Seminar series. The series brings IT management executives, professionals, professors, and graduate students together to discuss topics in information technology management.

Area IT professionals are invited for lively and informative evenings with IT executives and professors who facilitate the seminars.

Each presenter also serves on the advisory board for the Decision Sciences and Master of Science in Management of Information Technologies (MS-MIT) programs at IU South Bend. The 13 sessions showcase the partnership between the Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics and the IT business community.

Seminars are once a week on Thursday evenings. It all begins January 17, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Room 220B, 2nd floor, Administration Building (with the exception of the February 14 Seminar that beginas at 5:30 p.m.), and continues through April 18. The Administration Building is at the northwest edge of the campus at the corner of Mishawaka Avenue and Esther Street.

This series is generously sponsored by NIBCO Inc. and is part of the capstone course for graduating students in the MS-MIT Program. All seminars are free and open to IT professionals in the Michiana community upon RSVP. Please RSVP one week prior to each scheduled seminar to Karla Forsythe (574) 520-4346 or kamforsy@iusb.edu

1.17 "An Overview of Systems Analysis and Design"

Gary Kern
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences

1.24 "IT Governance: Implementation and Evaluation"

George Spohrer George Spohrer
Retired Executive

Ganesh Vaidyanathan
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences, and
Director - MS-MIT Program

1.31 "ERP Implemenations and Business Intelligence"

Gary Wilson Gary Wilson
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer - NIBCO Inc

Bhavik Pathak
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences

2.7 "Economics of IT: Costs & Benefits"

Dan Rousseve Dan Rousseve
VP of Information Technology - Teachers Credit Union

Hossein Hakimazadeh
Associate Professor and Director of Informatics Dept. of Computer & Information Sciences

2.14* "Metronet and The Benefits to Regional Economic Development"

Patrick M. Mcmahon Patrick M. McMahon
Technology Commercialization Program Director, University of Notre Dame

Bhavik Pathak
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences

2.21 "Security, Privacy, Legal and Ethical Issues"

Steve Huffman Steve Huffman
VP and Chief Information Officer - Beacon Health System

Bhavik Pathak
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences

2.28"The Changing Roles of Technology in Teaching, Learning, Research, Campus Operations and University Life"

Ron Kraemer Ron Kraemer
VP and Chief Information Officer - Universiy of Notre Dame

Ganesh Vaidyanathan
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences, and
Director - MS-MIT Program

3.7"What do we do when the optimal IT solution and the budget are incompatible"

Michael Roszkowski Michael Roszkowski
Director of Management Information Systems - Skyline Corporation

Dazhong Wu
Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences

3.21"The Challenges to Maintaining a Continuous, Functional, Flexible IT Architecture"

Cecil Murray Cecil Murray
Chief Technology Officer and VP - 1st Source Bank

Raman Adaikkalavan
Associate Professor of Computer & Information Sciences

3.28"Global Opoerational Excellence"

Alan Douville Alan Douville
VP and North America CIO - Whirlpool Corp.

Ganesh Vaidyanathan
Associate Professor of Decision Sciences, and
Director - MS-MIT Program

4.4"Promises, Concerns, and Considerations for Enterprises Migrating to Cloud Computing"

Todd Smith Todd Smith
Corporate Director of IS, CTS Corporation

Liqiang Zhang
Associate Professor of Computer Science and Informatics

4.11"Great Triumphs and Great Disasters of the IT Organization"

Susan Love Susan Love
Chief Information Officer - MPI Research

Dazhong Wu
Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences

4.18"Process Automation and IT Management"

Steven Fay Steve Fay
Computer Systems Manager, I/N Tek and I/N Kote

Dazhong Wu
Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences

*Please note the February 14 Seminar is from 5:30 pm. - 7:00 p.m.