SHAREnews Daily Issue 2
Thank You to our 2014
Breakfast and Lunch & Learn Schedule
Gain valuable insight about SHARE's Premier Sponsors' services, solutions and new products by attending a Breakfast or Lunch & Learn session. All sessions are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tuesday, August 5 • 7:20 - 8:20 a.m.
CA Technologies • Room 303 (Visit booth #601 for details.)
Need Help Justifying Adopting Linux on System z?
Tuesday, August 5 • 12:20 - 1:20 p.m.
IBM Corporation • Room 304 (Visit booth #512 for details.)
Safeguard Your Data, Sustain Compliance and Optimize Security Intelligence
Luminex Software, Inc. • Room 302 (Visit booth #607 for details.)
Achieving Continuous Availability for Mainframe Virtual Tape with Synchronous Tape Matrix
Innovation Data Processing • Room 315 (Visit booth #501 for details.)
Learn What's New with INNOVATION Solutions and Hear About FDRPASVM, a Unique Solution for Non-Disruptive Migration of z/VM and Linux on System z Disk Volumes
Mainframe Man is Back!
We're continuing the #Mainframe50 celebration in Pittsburgh. Stop by the SHARE Booth (#715) daily to collect all four, brand-new Mainframe Man buttons.
BONUS: Find Mainframe Man during the SHARE Technology Exchange Expo and snap a photo to share with us on Instagram or Twitter using #MainframeMan — there may be a prize in your future!
The SHARE 2014 Nominating Committee has selected the following candidates for the SHARE eleciton to be held on Wednesday, August 6 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the Spirit of Pittsburgh Gallery.
Four officer positions and two director positions are to be filled in this year's election. Voters will also be voting on changes to Article V, Section 5.2 of the SHARE Bylaws. For additional details on this process, consult p.9 of the SHARE onsite guide.
For the Office of President
James Vincent, Nationwide Insurance (NIC)
For the Office of Vice President
Harry Williams, Marist College (MPN)
For the Office of Treasurer (one to be elected)
Justin Bastin, EMC Corporation (EMC)
Buzz Woeckener, Nationwide Insurance (NIC)
For the Office of Secretary
Aron Eisenpress, City University of New York (CNY)
For the Office of Director (two to be elected)
Gail Bymun, Fiserv (FIS)
Martha McConaghy, Marist College (MPN)
Rich Smrcina, Velocity Software (VS1)
All attendees should submit session feedback through the SHARE Mobile App or online at www.SHARE.org/Pittsburgh-Eval. Session evaluations can also be accessed by scanning the unique Quick Response (QR) code located on the session sign.
Attendees who complete a total of 20 evaluations or more will be eligible for a raffle drawing of an American Express Gift Card.
Get Social with SHARE
Follow us on social media by selecting any of your favorite social networks below. For information about Sunday/Monday contests download the full Tuesday Daily or click here. Don't forget to tag all posts with #SHAREorg to join the conversation!
First-Time Attendee Feedback Session
Attending SHARE for the first time? We want your feedback! Join us for a casual, "open house" session to have your comments and concerns collected and addressed by a SHARE volunteer facilitator and SHARE staff member.
SHARE Technology Exchange Expo
Visit the SHARE Technology Exchange Expo located in the Spirit of Pittsburgh Ballroom during open hours (indicated below). In addition to finding tons to look at from various exhibitors, you'll have the opportunity to win cool prizes thanks to the interactive Amazing Expo Challenge. Learn more about the Expo and the Amazing Expo Challenge in the full Tuesday Daily.
Tuesday, August 5
4:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m. • Exhibit Hall Open
5:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. • Evening Reception: "Totally Awesome '80s Night"
Wednesday, August 6
10:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. • Exhibit Hall Open
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. • Mainframe 50th Birthday Celebration
1:10 p.m. • Amazing Expo Challenge Giveaway
Participate in Birds of a Feather (BOF) Sessions
A BOF session is an informal, interactive forum hosted and moderated by SHARE attendees to convey their knowledge and experience on a given topic with other interested attendees.
Visit www.SHARE.org/PittsburghAttendee to submit your ideas. All BOF requests will be approved by SHARE Conference Operations. If you have any questions or need assistance, please visit SHARE Conference Support.
This issue is brought to you by:
Tuesday, March 11 at 12:15 p.m. • Platinum Ballroom Salon 4
Visit us at Booth #206 • www.luminex.com/anaheim