November 2014 Meeting

The Greater Wheeling Chapter of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) will hold its Wednesday, November 12, 2014 meeting at theWhite Palace in Wheeling Park, Wheeling WV.  The White Palace is located inside Wheeling Park at 1801 National Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003 (map via bing).

Meeting Topic & Speaker

“You, Web Security and Everybody Else ” by John Parkinson 

John Parkinson is the IT Manager at the Belmont County Engineer’s Department. 

John’s presentation will cover different methods you can use to make you and your data secure.  Complex passwords, 2 factor authentication, password apps, personal questions (like “What Was You Mothers Maiden Name?” you can answer Bacon Drapes) 

IPA  by Marilyn Perhacs

Marilyn will talk about the IPA form and the importance of filling out the forms each year.

The AITP Individual Performance Award (IPA) is a way of recognizing members for their individual achievements and dedication to the ideals of the association. Members earn points for each of their activities, such as committee assignments; election to office at the chapter, region or association level; presentations; attendance at AITP chapter, regional and association events, etc. At certain point levels, members are formally recognized for their contributions to AITP. There are a maximum number of points that can be earned in any one calendar year.

Please join us for an entertaining evening

Event Schedule

We will meet at the White Palace.  Social time and registration will be from 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.  The dinner will begin at approximately 6:00 p.m. and the Presentations will follow the meal.  Cost for the evening is $18.00 for AITP members, $12.00 for AITP student members, and $23.00 for non-member guests.  We will have our 50/50 drawing and door prizes for those in attendance.

RSVP to Join Us

This is going to be a special event with great speakers and timely and interesting topic, so please RSVP early in order to allow the Wheeling Park catering staff the opportunity to prepare sufficient food for everyone in attendance

E-mail Karen Kovacs at kkovacs@dwc.org to RSVP.  Reservations are essential to ensure there is sufficient food and seating available for our group. 

To find out more about the Greater Wheeling Chapter of AITP
visit our website at 
http://aitp-wheeling.org.