Yearly gathering of industry leaders set for March 21-23 in Chicago
Downers Grove, Ill. – CompTIA, the world’s leading technology association, today opened registration for its 2017 Annual Member Meeting.
Top industry executives and channel leaders will meet in Chicago March 21-23, 2017 for two days of collaboration, discussion, networking, and strategic planning. The 2017 gathering will mark the eighth consecutive year that CompTIA’s most active, engaged and knowledgeable members will come together to help set the association’s agenda for the year ahead.
“Our members are always eager and excited to re-connect at our Annual Member Meeting,” said Kelly Ricker, executive vice president, events and education, CompTIA. “It’s an opportunity for them to share strategies on how to seize new business opportunities and trade tactics on tackling the latest competitive pressures.”
The highlight of the annual gathering are the planning and strategy sessions held by many of CompTIA’s member communities and advisory councils. These volunteer groups – made up of some of the brightest minds and sharpest innovators in the industry – help shape CompTIA activities, including the development of new content, education offerings, events, policy positions, programs, and research, all aimed at advancing growth of the global technology industry.
The 2017 Annual Member Meeting will also feature the awarding of the second annual CompTIA Member of the Year award. This award honors a member who in the prior 12 months has demonstrated outstanding service and impact through commitment, passion, professionalism and leadership in assisting CompTIA as it advances the industry.
Nominations for the CompTIA Member of the Year are being accepted through January 6, 2017. To submit a nomination visit https://www.comptia.org/about-us/comptia-member-of-the-year-award/application-form.
To register for CompTIA’s 2017 Annual Member Meeting visit https://www.comptia.org/amm/register; or https://www.comptia.org/amm/home to learn more about the event.
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), a non-profit trade association, is the voice of the information technology industry. With approximately 2,000 member companies, 3,000 academic and training partners, 100,000-plus registered users and more than two million IT certifications issued to technology professionals, CompTIA is dedicated to advancing industry growth through education and training programs, market intelligence and research, networking events, professional certifications and public advocacy. Visit CompTIA online, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter to learn more.