Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association Names Thomas Oliver Chair of the LISTA 4th Annual Tech-Latino Legislative Forum
New York City, NY – Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association (LISTA) announced today that Thomas L. Oliver will Chair the LISTA 4th Annual Tech-Latino 2030 Legislative Forum. Oliver is the Chief Operating Officer of CapitalWirePR, a nationally-recognized news service and press release distribution firm. LISTA’s fourth annual Tech Latino Legislative Forum will take place in Washington, D.C. on May 11th and 12th 2011 at the Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW in Washington, DC and will feature notable guest speakers, expert panels, and visits to members of Congress.
Jose Marquez, national president of LISTA, stated, “We could not be more proud to have Thomas Oliver chair our legislative forum. His leadership at the national level in business, technology and community advocacy has been ideal and with his unique perspective and capabilities we are sure to have a very successful forum”.
Workshops and Panel discussions will focus on Health Information Technology, EMR Adoption 101, Broadband in the practice, Technology Trends and the Effective Use of Social Media: ROI. LISTA is honored to present its 4th Annual “Campeones de Nuestra Comunidad/Community Champions Awards” during the summit. The Honorable John Lewis, U.S. Congressman, will receive the Government Beacon award and Manny Ruiz, CEO of Hispanicize, will be presented the Visionary Member of the Year award.
“LISTA 4th Annual Tech-Latino 2030 Legislative Forum points the way to restoring America's leadership in the global arena, particularly in the increasing vital area of technological innovation and diverse resourcing. These two powerful aspects of American society can power us into a greater and more sustainable economy. I am honored to chair this year's gathering,” said Thomas L. Oliver, Chief Operating Officer CapitalWire PR.
LISTA 4th Annual Tech-Latino 2030 Legislative Forum is proudly sponsored by AT&T, CIGNA, MicroTech, Comcast, Verizon, Engage Medical Inc, Booz Allen Hamilton, Regions Bank, CapitalWirePR and Thompson Coburn LLP
What: LISTA 4th Annual Tech-Latino 2030 Legislative Forum
Where: Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW Washington, DC 20009
When: May 11th and 12th 2011 for information visit www.techlatino2030.org
Register Today: http://techlatinoearlybird.eventbrite.com/
About Latino in Information Sciences and Technology Association (LISTA) (www.a-lista.org ) is a 501c3 that promotes the utilization of the technology sectors for the empowerment of the Latino community. We are an organization that is committed to bringing various elements of Technology under one central hub to facilitate our partners, members and the community with the leverage and education they need to succeed in a highly advanced technologically driven society.
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