November Meeting


Election of Officers for 2011

Internet Protocol version 6 is coming. Get an introduction to what it means to you and your company.

Wednesday November 10th

The Greater Wheeling Chapter of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) will hold its Wednesday, November 10, 2010 meeting at the White Palace at Wheeling Park, Wheeling WV. The White Palace is located inside Wheeling Park at 1801 National Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003 (map via bing).

Speaker and Topic

Tim Heeter is a resident of Pittsburgh and is the owner of Compass Network Services and branched out into network video with Enterprise Video Systems. His companies now install and service Ethernet networks and networked video systems.

Tim’s presentation for the evening will cover the upcoming IPv6 conversion.

  1. Go over IP Version 4 addressing
  2. Touch on “dotted Decimal”, Hexadecimal, and Binary numbering
  3. Go over IP Version 6 numbering and notation scheme
  4. Cover some special cases, like broadcast and multicast addressing
  5. Touch on Router configuration.

Education Session

Individual Performance Awards – An Explination & an Update – Keeping you current

Marilyn Perhacs will be bringing IPA forms for everyone to help keep you current on points. Marilyn will cover it line by line explaining where and how each might apply you and help you achieve your IPA awards.

Event Schedule

We will meet on the first floor of the White Palace. Social time and registration will be from 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. The buffet style dinner will begin at approximately 6:00 p.m. and the presentation will start after the meal. Cost for the evening is $18.00 for AITP members, $10.00 for AITP student members, and $23.00 for guests.

We will have our 50/50 drawing and door prizes for those in attendance See below..

RSVP to Join Us

E-mail Karen Kovacs at to RSVP. Reservations are essential to ensure there is sufficient food and seating available for our group. Please respond early to give the restaurant ample time to prepare. No shows will be billed for the reserved meal.

Door Prizes for the November Meeting

One of our do0r prizes for the meeting will be a great Padfolio donated by Al Adams of Newton Manufacturing – described below.

Leeds – Elevations Deluxe Zippered Padfolio

Zippered closure. Front slot pocket. Magnetic calculator in removable case allows for use in or out of padfolio.

Interior organizer. Includes 8 1/2″ x 11″ writing pad.

Other door prizes are as follows:


A Microsoft Arc Mouse

A Windows Server 2008 Admin Book

From O’Reilly Publishing:

SpringBoard Series Software

PhotoShop Elements Book

Election of 2011 Officers & Directors

2011 Nominations

The Greater Wheeling Chapter Nominating Committee have arrived at the following list of nominations for the officers and directors for the chapter for the 2011 year………..

President – John Parkinson (Belmont County Engineering Department)

Vice-President – Bruce Koegler (Oglebay Resorts / Wheeling Park)

Secretary – Jim Clark (West Liberty University)

Treasurer – Bill Frank (Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe)

Chapter Director 2011-2013 – Sharon Hall (Wheeling Hospital)

Chapter Director 2011-2013 – David Rapp (Wheeling Hospital)

John Sterrett (Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe) will become our Immediate Past President

If you wish to run for one of the chapter offices, or would like to nominate someone to an office, please contact any chapter board member. The chapter elections will take place at the monthly dinner/meeting in November, 2010.