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September 04, 2012

Peter Coffee's Annual Forecast

Thursday, September 27, 2012 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM -- Joint meeting with AITP

Networking : 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Roundtable with Peter Coffee : 6:30 to 7:00 pm
Dinner / Program : 7:00 to 9:00pm

LOCATION: Courtyard by Marriott -- LA Westside, 6333 Bristol Parkway, Culver City 90230 310-484-7000. Self Parking at hotel ($8)

PRICE: Dinner & Program: Members $25 in Advance, $35 at the Door. Non-members $35 in Advance, $45 at the Door. For more information, call the AITP chapter telephone at 562-928-5353 or contact Roger Lux at 562-964-1888.

RESERVATIONS: Click here to preregister Reservations are required!

The world of technology is evolving ever more rapidly and we, as IT professionals, have a responsibility to assimilate new information, make decisions, and attempt to manage technology effectively in our respective corporate realms.

One of the best-informed, and entertaining, technologists is Peter Coffee. It is our pleasure to welcome him back to share insights and make sense of it all in an evening of analysis and comment; he will provide an insider's view and forecasts for key technologies in computing, communications, and business applications. This year one area of focus will be mobile computing. The pre-meeting roundtable will be very interactive, so be prepared to ask your questions early on.

Peter Coffee is Director of Platform Research at salesforce.com. He joined the company in January of 2007 after spending 18 years as a technology analyst and columnist at the industry magazines eWEEK and PC Week. He currently works with enterprise and commercial developers to clarify their requirements for use of the Salesforce Platform in developing and deploying on-demand applications.