Dean’s Lecture Series at RIT Offers “Real World” Examination of IT

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B. Thomas Golisano College hosts information technology team from Paychex

What does it take to transform lofty concepts associated with information technology into practical applications? That issue will be considered during the latest installment of the Dean’s Lecture Series, sponsored by Rochester Institute of Technology’s B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.

Members of the information technology management team at Paychex Inc. present “IT: A Real World Perspective.” The panel discuss will begin at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6, in the B. Thomas Golisano College auditorium on RIT’s Henrietta campus. The event is free and open to the public.

Presenters include Dan Canzano, vice president of information technology; Jeanne Casares, director of enterprise support; Kathie Interlicchia, director of the enterprise program office; Cory Janick, director of enterprise technology research and planning; John Lucania, director of enterprise development; Jim Marquardt, director of enterprise operations and production services; and Deb Perkins, director of enterprise production management.

A reception will immediately follow the discussion.

NOTE: RIT’s B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences is the largest comprehensive computing college in the nation, offering undergraduate and graduate programs in computer science and information technology and an undergraduate program in software engineering. The college is home to the Laboratory for Applied Computing, which partners with industry in the development of innovative applications of emerging information technologies.

Founded in 1829, RIT is internationally recognized as a leader in computing, engineering, imaging technology, fine and applied arts, and education for the deaf. RIT enrolls 15,500 students in more than 340 undergraduate and graduate programs.