Metro DC IT Solutions Events

Bringing our expertise in the IT industry to our community.

Join us at one of our IT solutions events. Our events cover a variety of topics like cybersecurity and the latest in backup technology. We’re always adding more, so check back for an event near you.

Friday

October 19, 2018

1st Annual Our Kids Our Future – Charity Golf Tournament

Date: 10/19/2018
Time: 7:30 a.m – 4:00 p.m ET
Location: Turf Valley Golf Club
2700 Turf Valley Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042

Ease Technologies, Clarity Business Solutions, iNovex Information Systems, and Vision Financial Group will proudly host the first annual “Our Kids Our Future” golf tournament to raise funds for the Vision Financial Group Scholarship Fund on Friday, October 19th, 2018.

The Vision Financial Group Scholarship Fund is designed to award college scholarships to local high school graduates, with a focus on students who persevered in the face of adversity.

The tournament will be held at Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, Maryland. The event will include fun contests with great prizes, beverage carts, lunch, and an awards ceremony. There will also be some great items up for grabs in a raffle. We look forward to seeing everyone there, and thank you in advance for the support!

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.

Complimentary continental breakfast and range balls included with registration.

Tuesday

September 25, 2018

Handling Today’s Changing Data Privacy Landscape [Webinar]

Date: 09/25/2018
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET

Businesses now collect and depend on voluminous data from their customers, data that is often private and sensitive. Regulators have released ever more stringent data-privacy regulations worldwide that most organizations must now meet. Compliance with these regulations can be onerous and complex – it is often difficult to know exactly which regulations even apply.

What do you need to know? What steps do you need to take reduce risk? Let us show you.

What will be covered

  • The changing landscape of data privacy
  • The current, most commonly regulations
  • What is the GDPR?
  • How does this affect your business?
  • What should you be doing today?

Presenters

  • Dave Kile – Senior Vice President – Ease Technologies, Inc.
  • Gregory L. Ewing – Attorney – Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC

Sunday

September 16, 2018

Ease Sponsoring Discover Downtown Columbia 5K

Date: 09/16/2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. start
Location: Lakefront Plaza in Downtown Columbia

The Downtown Columbia Partnership is hosting the fifth annual Discover Downtown Columbia 5K.

The 5K course takes runners and walkers through the landmarks of Downtown Columbia, highlighting its history as well as the future that’s unfolding. This year’s race features a loop trail that starts and ends at the People Tree and winds past The Metropolitan, TEN.M and m.flats apartments and One and Two Merriweather office buildings, through Symphony Woods and into Merriweather Post Pavilion where participants will cross the stage and see the new renovations.

The route continues past Toby’s Dinner Theatre and the Central Branch of the Howard County Library and around Lake Kittamqundi and back to the People Tree for the finish line.

Prizes will be awarded. A live band and complimentary post-race beer and other refreshments await runners at the finish.

Tuesday

August 28, 2018

Past Event

The HTC 2018 End of Summer Bash

Date: 08/28/2018
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET
Location: Merriweather Post Pavilion
10477 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044

We’re sponsoring the HTC 2018 Summer Bash. Come celebrate the final days of summer with the Howard Tech Council!

Enjoy an evening of live music, networking, summer refreshments, and food in the VIP backstage area of Merriweather Post Pavilion. This event is the HTC’s largest party of the year, drawing hundreds of local professionals together for the evening.

Wednesday

July 18, 2018

Past Event

Enhance Your Business with Desktop Video Conferencing

Date: July 18,
2018
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. ET

Desktop video technology is already a part of almost everyone’s phones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. Organizations can make use of existing systems to accomplish enhanced communications today.

What we’ll cover:
• Current desktop video technology
• How to evaluate your needs
• Desktop video solutions
• Video and audio tips

Thursday

June 28, 2018

Past Event

Howard Tech Council – Tech Wine Down Summer Sendoff

Date: June 28, 2018
Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm EDT
Location: 6996 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia, MD 21046

Before we break for the summer, the Tech Wine Down is holding one more, very special networking event*. Join us in the UMBC Training Center Student Parking Lot for gourmet food and wine trucks, live music from Artistic Differences, and all the tech professional networking you can handle.

*Our generous sponsors have covered the costs for this event. All proceeds from tickets sales will be donated to the Howard County Community Disaster Relief Fund to aid the disaster victims in Ellicott City.

Wednesday

May 23, 2018

Past Event

Keeping Your Business Secure Online

Date: May 23, 2018
Time: 12pm-1pm EST

In this webinar, we’ll discuss some of the most common cyberthreats to businesses and what you can do to mitigate these issues.

What we’ll cover:
• Common threats
• Tactics used in social engineering
• Steps in safeguarding client data
• Ways to fight online fraud

Wednesday

April 25, 2018

Past Event

Ease Tech Talk: New Features and Tips for Office 365

Date: April 25, 2018
Time: 12 – 12:30 pm
Location: Online

With more than 85 million active users, Office 365 empowers individuals and entire organizations with the most complete set of productivity tools across all business devices. New features are added monthly. In this month’s Ease Tech Talk Webinar, we are going to focus on ways to help you take back control of your email inbox.

Join Ease Technologies as we cover some of the best and latest features for Microsoft Office and Outlook. We’ll be sharing ways for your organization to manage the overwhelming amount of email we all receive. We’ll be introducing you how to utilize the features in Clutter, Junk, Focused and Archived to not only save time, but get peace of mind.

It doesn’t matter if you’re just a casual user of Office 365 or an experienced pro, you don’t want to miss this important webinar. Take back your inbox and sign up today!

Tuesday

March 20, 2018

Past Event

HTC Office Party at Ease Technologies

Date: 03/20/2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
Location: Ease Technologies, 10320 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21046.

Walk away from the water cooler and join us for the Howard Tech Council networking event, “HTC Office Party”. We’ll take over an HTC members’ office for the night with drinks, great food, and better company.

It’s networking in a different space, an opportunity to showcase a new location, introduce state-of-the art technology, or share an innovative company culture.

Friday

February 16, 2018

Past Event

The Fundamentals of Relationship Marketing: Reaching, Engaging, Keeping

Registration for our February Marketing Matters Program next week is open! If you’re interested in improving your relationship marketing tactics, then this is an event for you! During this program we will be joined by the Founder of Influent Metrics, Tim Simms and the Senior Vice Principal of Ease Technologies, Dave Kile. During this 90-minute session learn: the do’s and don’ts of establishing a meaningful rapport with your audience, both on and offline; analyze the growing value of relationships in business; and what principles to incorporate into your company’s brand.