Call for Papers - itSMF USA Road show '09One hour ISO 20000 presentations wanted for six tour stops.
Recognizing the impact of the economic conditions on training and travel budgets, the IT Service Management Forum
The Road Show series is six one day events, one each to be held in
The main theme of the Road Show will be improving operations and running more cost effectively leveraging standards and best practices and in particular featuring ISO/IEC 20000. The topics may include benefits of certification at the organizational level, or the use of best practice frameworks such as ITIL, CobIT, Six Sigma, MOF, CMM/CMMI and others to achieve the certification objectives of the standard.
In short, the goal is to share practical information on how organizations that strive for the maturity required to achieve 20000 certification deliver better IT services. Equally important are cases illustrating the positive impact of managing external service providers to maximize value to the business.
You may propose to speak at any/all of the Road Show cities, but we are currently scheduling our speaking slots for the Chicago and
You may submit your presentation proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Deadline for the
* Deadline for all remaining events is February 28th.
Submissions should contain the following:
- Title and 250 word description of the presentation
- Contact information and biography, including speaking experience
- List of events in which you like to present
- Level of presentation (beginners, intermediate, advanced)
Road Show Schedule:
- March 31 --
- June --
- April 21 --
- October --
- May --
- November --