SAVE THE DATE: EAST Conference 2014 | Your Future is Trending Now | March 19-21 | Hot Springs Convention Center, Hot Springs, Arkansas

2013 Sponsors

Arkansas Department of Education

Arkansas Department of Education

Presenting Sponsor, Registration Bags

The Arkansas Department of Education strives to ensure that all children in the state have access to a quality education by providing educators, administrators and staff with leadership, resources and training.

ESRI

ESRI

Gold Sponsor

Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) software gives you the power to think and plan geographically. GIS is used in more than 350,000 organizations worldwide. It helps cities, governments, universities, and Fortune 500 companies save money, lives, and our environment. Whether transporting ethanol or studying landslides, these organizations use GIS to collect, manage, and analyze geographic information, which helps them see relationships, patterns, and trends. They can then solve problems and make better decisions because they are looking at their data in a way that is quickly understood and easily shared.

FIS

FIS

Silver Sponsor

www.fisglobal.com

FIS is one of the world's top-ranked technology providers to the banking industry. With more than 30,000 experts in 100 countries, FIS delivers the most comprehensive range of solutions for the broadest range of financial markets, all with a singular focus: helping our clients succeed. FIS is part of the S&P 500. FIS has also been named the number one overall financial technology provider in the world by American Banker and Financial Insights (FinTech 100).

Trimble Navigation Ltd

Trimble Navigation Ltd

In Kind

www.trimble.com

Trimble Navigation Ltd working with Navigation Electronics, Inc. our Arkansas distributor. Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in business and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location--including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. In addition to utilizing positioning technologies, such as GPS, lasers and optics, Trimble solutions may include software content specific to the needs of the user. Founded in 1978, Trimble is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA

UALR College of EIT

UALR College of EIT

Lanyards

ualr.edu/eit

UALR’s College of Engineering & Information Technology is fast becoming the finest teaching facility anywhere for advanced engineering, integrated technology, & computer based degrees.

Arkansas Capital Corporation

Arkansas Capital Corporation

Bronze Sponsor

http://arcapital.com

Established in 1957 as a private, non-profit business development corporation, ACC actively promotes economic development in Arkansas by providing financing to businesses across the state. With the charter to "engage in any activity which benefits the people of Arkansas," ACC is the company's flagship company and serves as the platform for launching new opportunities.

Hewlett-Packard Co

Hewlett-Packard Co

Bronze Sponsor

HP Z Workstations provide breakthrough performance and the value necessary for your most demanding projects.

Arkansas Science & Technology Authority

Arkansas Science & Technology Authority

Tech Support Olympiad, Aisle Sign

www.arepscor.org

The Arkansas ASSET Initiative is a multi-institutional, interdisciplinary, state-wide program administered by the Arkansas Science & Technology Authority. Our current project, ASSET II, is designed to strengthen Arkansas research areas with potential for national significance and with major economic development potential. ASSET research centers include: Plant Powered Production (P3) Center Arkansas GREEN Solar Cells Research Center Vertically-Integrated Center for Transformative Energy Research (VICTER) These centers are making advances in: plant-based production, solar cell technology, and new power electronics. The Arkansas ASSET Initiative is part of the National Science Foundation’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Program. An integral component of the program is entrepreneurial training, support for commercialization of new technologies, and an educational outreach program that targets the STEM pipeline needed to support the advanced technologies workforce.

AT&T Arkansas

AT&T Arkansas

VIP Reception

www.att.com

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation’s fastest mobile broadband network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile broadband and emerging 4G capabilities, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U-verse® and AT&T |DIRECTV brands. The company’s suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world. In domestic markets, AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive are known for their leadership in local search and advertising.

Acxiom Corporation

Acxiom Corporation

Aisle Sign, Fusion 2.0

www.acxiom.com

About Acxiom - Acxiom is a recognized leader in marketing services and technology that enable marketers to successfully manage audiences, personalize consumer experiences and create profitable customer relationships. Our superior industry-focused, consultative approach combines consumer data and analytics, databases, data integration and consulting solutions for personalized, multichannel marketing strategies. Acxiom leverages over 40 years of experience in data management to deliver high-performance, highly secure, reliable information management services. Founded in 1969, Acxiom is headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, and serves clients around the world from locations in the United States, Europe, Asia-Pacific and South America. For more information about Acxiom, visit Acxiom.com. Receive all new Acxiom job postings by following us on Twitter at @acxiomjobs.

AUTIS

AUTIS

Breakout Session Room, Table Section Display

www.autis.org

The Arkansas Users of Telecommunications and Information Systems promotes the advancement of professional and technical knowledge in telecommunications and information systems management technologies. The organization is recognized as the only regional organization of its kind in Arkansas.

UCA EPIC Program & UCA Center for Community and Economic Development

UCA EPIC Program & UCA Center for Community and Economic Development

Aisle Sign

http://uca.edu/epic

EPIC brings together students to build an innovative residential community that will generate an entrepreneurial climate and promote connections and communication with the community at large. The EPIC program fosters a culture of intellectual curiosity and community engagement. It will also teach students how to work in the real world! The Center for Community and Economic Development (CCED) is a part of the University of Central Arkansas’ Outreach and Community Engagement Division. CCED manages the Community Development Institute Central, supports Arkansas communities and community developers, and helps represent the university in its community engagement efforts.

CAST

CAST

Student's Choice Award

http://cast.uark.edu/

The Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST), located at the University of Arkansas, focuses on research, education, and outreach related to geoinformatics and geomatics. Specific areas of research in these fields include GIS, geospatial analysis and modeling, high density survey, enterprise spatial databases, remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, and geospatial data and model interoperability. CAST's research efforts involve new approaches to spatial data as well as the development of new methodologies for analysis of these data.

First Security Bank

First Security Bank

Table Section Display

fsbank.com

Full service bank.