The North Carolina Electronics and Information Technology Association will present its “Top Tech 2004: Revolution” program in Charlotte on Tuesday.

The Business Innovation and Growth council, Charlotte Chamber, and the Blue Ridge Entrepreneurial Council are co-sponsors.

Guest speakers and attendees include:

  • Joel Barker – “Paradigm Man”, Independent Scholar & Futurist

  • Dave Ellard – CIO, EMC Corporation

  • Mark Greene Ph.D – General Manager of Global Banking Industry, IBM

  • Toni Kourey – Senior Vice President & CIO, Novant Healthcare

  • Holt Anderson – Executive Director, North Carolina Healthcare Information & Communications Alliance

  • Kathy Harris – Group Vice President, Gartner Research

  • Dr. Pearl Chin – Managing General Partner, Seraphim Ventures

  • Dr. Gregory P. Nordin – Director of Nano and Micro Devices Center, the University of Alabama at Huntsville

  • Terrill Gosa – Director of VOIP Operations Broadband Division, Time Warner Cable

  • Kent Blossom – Director of Safety & Security Services, IBM

  • Terry Payne, Ph.D – Director of Economic Development, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

  • Shirley Wyatt – Strategic Security Advisor & National Security Team Microsoft Corporation
  • The event, which is taking place at the Charlotte Hilton & Towers, begins at 9 AM.