About Us

The IT Professionals Forum (ITPF) is a conference that brings IT professionals together for hands-on workshops, posters, and keynote presentations on best practices and lessons learned with IT strategic planning, IT governance, educational technologies, enterprise systems, infrastructure management, customer service initiatives and cross-team collaboration.

Further, ITPF is a platform for IT professionals to share updates about innovative and far-reaching projects, facilitate dialogue, and catalyze networking among IT professionals.

IT Pro Forum Planning Committee

  • Lori Beeson, Office of the Chief Information Officer
  • Amanda Bland, U of I Foundation
  • Malinda Carlisle, Beckman Institute
  • Jarai Carter, Information Sciences
  • Maranda Harden, Office of the Chief Information Officer
  • Julia Hart, Chair, Facilities and Services
  • Anthony Hillen, School of Social Work
  • Joyce Humes, Facilities and Services
  • Noni Ledford, Administrative Information Technology Services
  • Maged Messeh, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Todd Nelson, Administrative Information Technology Services
  • Frank Penrose, College of Engineering
  • Sol Roberts-Lieb, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning
  • Candice Solomon-Strutz, Administrative Information Technology Services
  • Dena Strong, Technology Services
  • Dimuthu Tilakaratne, Administrative Information Technology Services

IT Pro Forum Planning Committee Contact: itpf-committee@illinois.edu