Event Notices From April 6
Snyder to Keynote 2011 Inforum Annual Meeting; What’s next for Michigan? Hear what Gov. Rick Snyder has to say about it when he delivers the keynote address at the 2011 Inforum Annual Meeting, to be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on May 19 at the Troy Marriott. In addition to the governor’s address, the annual meeting also will include the announcement of the 2011-12 Inforum Board of Directors. As Michigan’s only state-wide network of professional women, Inforum plans to make the 2011 Annual Meeting a truly state-wide event by hosting live via web simulcasts in Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids. Attendees at the simulcasts will be able to participate in the Q&A portion of the event by submitting questions via Twitter. The Ann Arbor simulcast will be sponsored by Domino’s Pizza. Attendance at the Troy event is $55 for Inforum members; $70 for nonmembers and guests; $700 for a table of 10 (table sponsorship includes reserved seating, recognition at event, and an invitation to attended a VIP reception prior to the luncheon). The Ann Arbor simulcasdt will be held at Dominos Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive, and cost $10. The Grand Rapids simulcast will be held at Thousand Oaks Golf Club, 4100 Thousand Oaks Drive, and will cost $20 for Inforum members; $25 for nonmembers. For more information, visit www.inforummichigan.org or call (877) 633-3500.
Secure-24 Showing Application Hosting and Cloud Computing Services: Secure-24, a Southfield-based Oracle Gold Partner and leading provider of managed hosting and cloud computing, will showcase its capabilities at the Collaborate 11 conference April 10-14 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. Collaborate 11 is the annual Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle community jointly hosted by the Independent Oracle Users Group, the Oracle Applications Users Group and Quest International Users Group. Secure-24 uses leading technologies in virtualization, storage, private cloud computing, and unified infrastructure to manage business-critical Oracle applications including Hyperion, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite, and PeopleSoft for firms that operate globally. ecure-24’s team focused on Oracle solutions will be on hand in the exhibit hall at Booth 650 to explain the company’s single-source support for the entire lifecycle of Oracle applications — from enterprise architecture through application development and integration, to application migration, management and infrastructure support. More at www.secure-24.com.