Press Release

Polytechnic University On Air with “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” Brings Leading Techniques in Cyber-Sophistication to CIOs, Entrepreneurs, and Consumers of Greater New York


CIOs, entrepreneurs of fast-paced start ups, business professionals and technology gurus and students can tune in to WFAS-AM in Westchester and learn about the hottest techniques of cyber-sophistication. “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” radio series launches its third season on AM 1230 WFAS in White Plains Mondays at 7:00 p.m. from April 21 through June 30 , hosted by Dr. Andres Fortino, associate provost of Polytechnic University’s Westchester campus.

“Tomorrow’s Technology Today’ provides information for business professionals who want to bring their enterprises to the next level of cyber-sophistication and who require these resources,” states Dr. Fortino. The broadcast “intends to educate consumers, including parents and teachers, about the latest trends in science and technology and motivates young people to become passionate about Science, Technology, Engineering and Technology Management as a career choice,” says Dr. Fortino.

Sponsored by Polytechnic University, the show will welcome several new guests, including the Hon. Andrew Spano, Westchester County Executive, to discuss Westchester selected as one of the top seven intelligent communities in the world, as well as other such as Dr. Jen-Yao Chung, IEEE Fellow and IBM researcher, to discuss various topics ranging from solar technology and Web 2.0 to building a greener IT operation.

Date Guests Topics
April 21, 2008 James Albert
Founder and President ISIS Inc.
SOLAR ELECTRIC
TECHNOLOGY

Are we ready to sell electricity back to the power company?
April 28, 2008 Rob Marano
President
InDorse Technologies
WEB 2.0 IN THE WORKPLACE
Driving defensively
May 5, 2008 Hon. Andrew Spano Weschester County Executive NTELLIGENT COMMUNITY AWARDS
Westchester is 2008 Finalist
May 12, 2008 Dr. Norm Jacknis
Director Cisco
YOUTH TECHNOCULTURE
What tech do they want in the workplace?
May 19, 2008 Terence Deneny
Vice President
Structure Tone
BUILDING THE GREEN DATA CENTER
Notes from the field
June 2, 2008 Dr. Jen-Yao Chung
IEEE Fellow
IBM TJ Watson Research Center
GREEN TECHNOLOGY AND SERVICES
Roadmap to green computing
June 9, 2008 Mike Lackey
President
AIT Global
THE UNITED NATIONS AND ICT
CIO

Academy and CIO Forum
June 16, 2008 Rommel Nobay
Member Engagement Strategist Medco Health
HEALTH CARE AND IT Electronic medical records
June 23, 2008 John Goggin
Director
Cisco Systems
WEB 2.0 AND GOVERNMENT
The issue of transparency and trust