Keynote Presenters Confirmed for IT-oLogy, Connect South Carolina Connections 2014

May 29, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – SC Dept. of Commerce’s Love now confirmed presenter.

What: The Connections 2014 Summit is in its second year and will highlight the latest in hardware, software, infrastructure, and broadband. Confirmed keynote presenters for the summit include Amy Love, director of innovation at South Carolina Department of Commerce, Tom Ferree, president of Connected Nation; Dr. Jerry Tessendorf, professor in the Division of Visual Computing within the School of Computing at Clemson University; Garima Prasai, chief evangelist for the IBM Watson Group; Krissa Watry, co-founder and CEO of Dynepic, LLC and Dynepic Sports, LLC. and Charles Wyke-Smith, CPO of Bublish, Inc.

When: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. EDT

Where: IT-oLogy Theater, 1301 Gervais Street, Columbia SC


About IT-oLogy: IT-oLogy is a non-profit collaboration of businesses, academic institutions, and other organizations dedicated to growing the IT talent pipeline and advancing the IT profession. IT-oLogy has three major initiatives: Promote IT (K-12 schools), Teach IT (Higher Education) and Grow IT (Professionals and Businesses). For more information about IT-oLogy, visit or contact Rachel Barnett at [email protected] or 803-354-5735.

About Connect South Carolina: As the State Broadband Initiative, Connect South Carolina is leading the effort to increase high-speed Internet access, adoption and use to ensure South Carolina’s competitiveness in the connected global economy of the twenty-first century. Connect South Carolina is a public-private partnership designated by the state to work with all broadband providers to create South Carolina’s first interactive map of broadband coverage. This work serves as a foundation for addressing remaining service gaps while also engaging state, regional and local leaders in workforce development activities designed to bridge South Carolina’s digital divide. For maps, research or to get involved with efforts in your community please visit:

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