NYS Forum 24th Annual Meeting

The New York State Forum will begin its 24th year on October 1, 2010. Thanks to your help, we have made great strides during the past years and with your continued support, The Forum will prosper.

We invite your attendance at the 24th Annual Meeting of the NYS Forum to be held on September 13, 2010 at the Desmond Hotel & Conference Center in Albany, New York, beginning at 9:00 am.

Photo of Diane MorelloDiane Morello, Managing Vice President, Gartner Research, will be the keynote speaker.

The NYS Forum will also be presenting its Best Practice and Best of the Web Awards and recognizing an outstanding IT leader with its Annual Award for Excellence. The NYS Forum's IT Corporate Roundtable will also be presenting its Annual Award for Excellence to the corporate member who has provided exemplary service in pursuance of the NYS Forum's mission.

All NYS Forum State and Local Government and Corporate Roundtable Members are welcome to attend.



The awards package is available for download (Microsoft® Word Document, 914 KB)

2009-2010 Annual Awards


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8:30 am
9:00 am


Business Meeting

  • Corporate Board Election Results
  • Where have we been?
  • Where are we going?
9:45 am

IT Corporate Roundtable Update

10:00 pm
Keynote - The Quest for Talent in a Digital Age

Diane Morello, Managing Vice President, Gartner Research

11:00 am

Award Presentations

Award for Excellence in Government IS

Award for Excellence IT Corporate Roundtable

Best Practices Awards

Best of the Web Awards

12:00 pm
Lunch & Concluding Remarks
  • Monday, September 13, 2010
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • The Desmond Hotel & Conference Center (Fort Orange Ballroom), Albany Shaker Road, Albany, NY
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