[Faccus] CANHEIT 2008 Call for Participation (proposals due February 29th)

Andrea Chappell chappell at ist.uwaterloo.ca
Mon Jan 28 11:39:26 EST 2008

I'm passing along the invitation for session topics for CANHEIT 2008, 
the 6th annual Canadian Higher Education IT conference. It will be held 
in Calgary, June 15th - 18th, at which time Calgary will try to meet the 
very high standards set by UW and WLU, who hosted CANHEIT last year :-)

Please feel free to share this notice with others.

Deadline for topic proposals: February 29th

Andrea Chappell, IST
(UW member of the CANHEIT 2008 program committee)

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: 	CANHEIT 2008 Call for Participation
Date: 	Mon, 21 Jan 2008 11:19:24 -0700
From: 	CANHEIT 2008 Program Committee <CANHEIT2008program at ucalgary.ca>
To: 	CANHEIT2008program at ucalgary.ca

*CANHEIT 2008 Call for Participation: * http://canheit.ucalgary.ca/

The *Canadian Higher Education and Information Technology* Conference
(CANHEIT) is a unique event, focusing on those IT issues that are of
Canadian significance and of primary interest to universities and
community colleges. This annual conference brings together senior
administrators, managers, and staff who are responsible for the
management and evolution of their campus information systems, learning
systems, and infrastructure.

This year, the University of Calgary has the privilege of hosting the
sixth annual CANHEIT conference to be held in Calgary, Alberta from June
15 to 18, 2008. *"On the /EDGE/"* is the theme for CANHEIT 2008.  It
allows for fellow technological trailblazers to share their adventures,
and help each other to safely traverse new frontiers in the field of
Information Technologies.  It is our hope that *“On the /EDGE/”* will
encourage innovative thought and discussion among IT colleagues at

We invite you to present at the CANHEIT 2008 conference. There are three
presentation formats to suit your topic and style: standard
presentations, panel sessions, and "birds-of-a-feather" (BoF) forums.
First-time presenters are always welcome!

The program streams are:
- Security and Infrastructure
- Innovative Technologies and Methods
- Support Models in Today’s Environment
- Management and Strategy
- Research and Learning

To submit your proposal, please visit the CANHEIT 2008 website:

To review the proposal guidelines see http://canheit.ucalgary.ca/guidelines

The deadline for submitting your proposal abstract (maximum of 100
words) is Friday, February 29, 2008.

*Additional Conference Information*

-* *Conference* Registration* will begin on March 15, 2008.  Check the
website for further details: http://canheit.ucalgary.ca/registration
- If you are interested in *volunteering* at the 2008 CANHEIT
Conference, please send an email to canheit.2008 at ucalgary.ca
<mailto:canheit.2008 at ucalgary.ca>

Thank you, from your CANHEIT 2008 Program Committee.

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