31st Annual Information Technology Summit & Tradeshow

Thu., May 31, 2018 | 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland, ME

MTUG's IT Summit and Tradeshow is the premier technology infrastructure conference in Maine with workshop topics that speak to the concerns and interests of IT professionals in all organizational sectors and industries. The exhibitors on the tradeshow floor will run the full array of IT services, from telco and ISP providers, managed services providers, contact center providers, training, IT management and support, data and storage management, infrastructure/data center, cloud services, and more.

Exhibitor & Sponsor Registration is OPEN!
Check out the 2018 Summit Booth & Sponsor Opportunities/Benefits Sheet [PDF].

Learn more about the MTUG Summit from the PREVIOUS YEAR'S 2017 Summit Brochure [PDF] linked here.

2018 Summit Call for Speakers / RFP is now OPEN! Jump to 2018 Summit Workshop RFP Info Below.

Top Packages:

Casco Bay Sponsor

Lunch Sponsor

Gold Sponsor
 (2 left!)

Silver Sponsor
 (3 left!)

Single Exhibitor Booth 
 ( < 10 left!)

Specialty Packages:

Summit Bag Sponsor

Lanyard Sponsor

NEW THIS YEAR: Custom Ads for Sponsors & Exhibitors!

Enhance your Tradeshow presence with an advertisement in the Workshop Descriptions section of the MTUG Summit brochure. This offer is available to Exhibitors & Sponsors ONLY. The Ad item is at the bottom of the full registration form. 1/4 page ads are available to Sponsors, 1/8 page ads are available to Exhibitors (non-sponsoring/booth-only packages).

Why Attend the MTUG Technology Summit?

Attendees will enjoy a continental breakfast, buffet lunch, keynote speaker, afternoon dessert, and access to 15 workshops over 5 or 6 tracks, and full tradeshow floor access. Sign up today at http://www.mtug.org/emails to receive all attendee and exhibitor event announcements. We look forward to seeing you!

Summit Workshops 
Now Accepting Workshop Proposals for MTUG 2018!!

From mid-January to mid-February, MTUG fields workshop proposals for our I.T. Summit Workshops.

These year the MTUG board is seeking proposals that align to one of these six educational Tracks: Cloud Track, Dev Ops Track, I.T. Career Development Track, I.T. Infrastructure Track, Security Track, and Tech Sandbox.

MTUG especially promotes presentations featuring end-using IT professionals (technology implementers working for non-tech-sales companies), while they present first hand experiences with specific technologies or challenges.

Anyone can submit a workshop proposal, and submitting a proposal is free! Please click below for full details about submitting your great workshop idea!

Complete proposals must be received by Friday, February 23, 2018 (or sooner!)

 2018 MTUG Summit Workshop RFP
(MS Word .docx file)

 2018 MTUG Summit Workshop RFP
(Adobe .PDF file)

Sign up for MTUG's mailing list here to be sure to receive RFP-related announcements & updates: MTUG Mailing List. (Summit Workshop RFP forms will be sent out to ALL MTUG email groups and audiences.)

All Summit Workshop Proposals not accepted for the IT Summit will be automatically considered in developing our 2018-19 Educational Season calendar of monthly events beginning in September - this process begins in June. Anyone can submit a workshop proposal -- we look forward to hearing your great workshop ideas!

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Rafael J. Grossmann

Topic (tentative):
Telemedicine innovations and technologies and their impacts across industries.

Rafael J. Grossmann, MD, FACS

Trauma & General Surgeon, Health Technology Innovator, Speaker, Instructor,Eastern Maine Health Systems

General Information & Registration

Each year, activities for the MTUG I.T. Summit & Tradeshow occur roughly as follows:
  • MTUG opens Tradeshow Booth & Sponsor Registration early January - GOING ON NOW!
  • MTUG releases a call for speakers (RFP) in mid-January - GOING ON NOW!
  • Early Bird Booth Prices END - mid-February (most booths sell-out by late February)
  • Call (RFP) for speakers ends - mid-to-late-February
  • Full Keynote Abstract released - late February
  • Broad announcements to the public released - mid-March
  • Roster of Workshops released - early April
  • I.T. Summit Brochure released as PDF - early May
  • Early Bird Public Attendee discount ends - early May
  • I.T. Summit & Tradeshow held at the end of May
If registration materials or RFP materials are not visible above, you may also contact the director at kcarpenter@mtug.orgfor further details or an invoice (please specify the desired exhibit booth package or sponsorship package per the Booth / Sponsor benefits sheet linked above).