2017 Technology Conference

The 3rd Annual Technology Conference was held on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn. This year's event featured a keynote presentation by John Strand from Black Hills Information Security entitled "Burn It All...The New Security Fundamentals". Over 110 attendees were able attend break out presentations on cybersecurity, Windows deployment, physical security, Microsoft Teams, Storage Spaces Direct, planning for technology in new construction, digital meeting spaces, 10 gigabit, and knowing your network. There were vendor representatives available from eight different companies to answer attendee's questions on various technology systems.
Make plans to attend next year's conference which will be held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 and will feature keynote speaker, Sami Laiho. Sami is a Microsoft MVP from Finland. He has consistently been voted one of the best speakers at Microsoft Ignite (out of over 1,000 speakers). Sami specializes and trains in:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Security
  • Centralized Management
  • Active Directory
  • Hacking
  • Penetration Testing

Look for details regarding a 2 day workshop that Sami will be putting on at the Golden West Technologies Call Center on Tuesday, October 2 and Wednesday, October 3.