Hatlen Studio Theater
Department of Theater & Dance
UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Tuesday, July 19
Planning and Managing IT Investments
At the request of the presenter, this session was not recorded. - UCTech 2019 Planning Committee
Get the inside story of how and why the IT Project Management and Reporting Guidelines were created! Hear from the trenches: those that actively manage projects with a one-time project cost of $5 million or more. The panel will share how these systemwide guidelines have been applied to qualifying IT projects, the benefits and challenges of adhering to the guidelines, and—
Diversifying IT Culture
It has been a full year since this speaker presented on her documented harassment and retaliation experiences in IT and across multiple investigative entities at UC. This presentation focuses on addressing these questions:
- How have IT and the University responded to date and are these responses meaningful?
- Is IT a measurably safer and more inclusive place for women now than before the articles (see below)?
- Have campus investigative offices modified their policies and processes?
- Is zero tolerance—
Diversifying IT Culture
Think about your cube-mate or office-mate. Do you know what motivates them to get up and come to work? Do you know what keeps them up at night? What do they dream about changing on your campus and in your city?
Relationships drive us. Stories power those relationships. Engagement at work will thrive and grow when people know each other - not just their names, but their passions, hopes, and fears. Learn how to have a—
Wednesday, July 20
Innovating IT Solutions
Studies show that multitasking at work reduces productivity by as much as 40 percent. The only proven way to get more done is to do one thing at a time, from start to finish. A year ago, our team recognized the need to stop starting and start finishing.
Kanban was embraced as a visual system for managing work and a framework to make work visible. It limits work in progress so that team members concentrate on one—
Promoting Growth and Retention in IT
At the request of the presenter, the session recording will not be posted. Please reach out to the presenter with any questions. - UCTech 2019 Planning Committee
Successful individuals are enhanced by ongoing professional and leadership development. Douse some fuel with enriched mentoring aligned to individual career interest then you shall see your gems taking their true form. Join us and learn how our IT/CS Development and Mentorship Program (DMP) has grown from infancy four years ago—