Guest Speaker Events


Fall 2015

Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 2:15 - 3:15 PM

Guest Speaker: Chad Bianchi - Assistant Vice President (Corporate Treasury) at Associated Bank
Topic: Regression in Financial Modeling
Venue: TBD

Fall 2014

Date: Monday, October 20, 2014, 5:15 PM - 7  PM
Guest Speakers:
Robin Hansen – Manager of IT Project Managers at Integrys
Beth McGarry Sr. IT Project Manager at Integrys Group
Mark Jacobs – Sr. IT Project Manager at Integrys Group
Topic: Business Analysis
Venue: WH 324 

Date: Monday, October 27, 2014, 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Guest Speaker: Ann Kaseno - Project Manager (Pre-Development) at Humana
Topic: Business Analysis
Venue: WH 324

Fall 2013

Date: Friday, September 27, 2013: 1 PM - 2 PM

Guest Speaker: Daniel L. Terrien, Account Executive, Woodward Radio Group

Title:Will radio survive the digital age?

     In his presentation Daniel explores how digital platforms have affected radio from both the perspective of radio station programming and from the business perspective of advertisers. He also touches on where the industry may be headed as it relates to digital technology.

Venue: Union Alum AB

Date: Friday, October 11, 2013: 1 PM - 2 PM

Guest Speaker: David Torpen, Business Operations Analyst - U.S. Bank

Title: Stories and Shock in the Workplace: A Look at Statistics and Leadership

Venue: WH 117

Spring 2013

Date: Friday, March 29, 2013: 11 AM - 12 Noon

Guest Speaker: Adam Hardy, United Way of Brown County

Title: Creating a Communitywide Information System (CIS): Learn about how "Big Data” can be used to help grow a stronger community.

Venue: Wood Hall 205

Fall 2012

Date: Friday, September 28: 10 AM - 11 AM

Guest Speaker: Shawn Chrisman, Acuity Insurance

Title: How Actuaries use Statistics / IT

Venue: Christie Theatre, Union

Spring 2012

Date: Friday, February 17: 10 AM - 11 AM

Guest Speaker: Tia Schumacher, Schneider National

Title (Tentative): HR and IT Working Together!

Venue: Room 1965 (Union)

Fall 2011

Friday October 21: 1 PM - 2 PM

Guest Speaker: Dnyanesh Patkar, Vice President at Schneider National

Title (Tentative): IT Innovations in Logistics

Venue: Christie Theater

Tuesday September 20: 2 PM - 3 PM

Guest Speaker: Beth Manning and Mary Paulson, The Nielsen Company

Title: IT Outsourcing

Venue: Union Alumni Room (A and B)

Spring 2011

April 21: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Guest Speaker: Joe Smits, Chief Information Security Officer at Associated Banc-Corp

Title: Cyber Fraud, Data Protection & Securing Home PC

Venue: MAC Hall 225

Feb 24: 2 PM - 3 PM

Guest Speaker: Todd Thiel, Director of Technical Services at Schreiber Foods

Title: Information Technology: Past Present and Future

Phoenix Room C

Mar 3: 2 PM - 3 PM

Guest Speaker: Anu Varma, Director of IT at Menasha Packaging Company, LLC

Phoenix Room C

Fall 2010

Oct 1: 2 PM - 3 PM

Guest Speaker: Kartik Ravel, Practice Director Green IT at Fujitsu Consulting

Title: Green IT

Union 103

Oct 28: 6 PM - 7 PM

Guest Speaker: Ram Peranganji, IT analyst at Wisconsin Public Service (WPS)

Title: System Analysis

MAC 206

Spring 2010

April 21: 2 PM - 3 PM

Guest Speaker: Dr. Rao Panchalavarapu, Senior Logistics Engineer at Schneider National Inc

Title: IT in Supply Chain Management

Alumni Room A

Mar 26: 6 PM - 7 PM

Guest Speaker: Pavan Kasulabada, PLM Practice Principal at SAP America

Title: Overview of SAP Modules (with demo)

MAC 204