Event Materials

Available materials from selected DIR programs or DIR staff presentations are posted here, sequenced by date.
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FY 2017 (September 2016-August 2017)

Texas Government Data Forum
EIR Accessibility: A Risk-Based Approach to Software and Website Compliance
2017 Information Security Forum (April 11-12)
Materials for which DIR has permission will be posted shortly after the conference.
​Application Development Decision Framework (ADDF) – Overview
Government Disrupted: A Digital Public Demands Modern Digital Government Services (PDF)
Presented by Accenture.
TASSCC TEC: The Path to Agile – Fast, Right, and on Time
DIR was an educational sponsor. Please visit the Events section of the TASSCC website for conference materials
​Success Means….Effectively Managing Change for Your Digital Workplace Journey
Presented by Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS)Catapult Systems
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Explore the Future: Prepare Your Organization for Tomorrow’s Talent (PDF)
Presented by CPS HR Consulting
​Agile - Is It Right for Your Organization? (Webinar)
Presented by Deloitte. Resources mentioned:
​DIR Basics Series – Network Security
DIR Basics Series – Customer Service
​01/05/2017​DIR Basics Series - Material (Webinars)
​12/15/2016​DIR Basics Series - Materials (Webinars)
​​DIR Application Portfolio Management (APM) Webinar – An Overview of the APM Pilot
(Event Description)

APM Pilot report - Exec Briefing.pptx

APM Day script User Guide- V1.2.pptx

​Fall 2016
​Fall 2016 Productivity Series: Excel (Webinars)
  • Analyze Data Using PivotTables (10/4/16)
  • Simplify Tasks Using Macros in Excel (11/1/16)
  • Build Excel Formulas Using Named Ranges (12/6/16)

Presented by MicroAssist.
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​11/4/2016E-Records 2016 – Conference Materials
​10/11/2016DIR Technology Forum – Presentation Materials (Conference)
​10/6/2016IRM Education Orientation – PPTX (Webinar)
​9/13/2016Web Analytics for Government - Recording (Webinar)
Presented by Texas NIC

FY 2016 (September 2015-August 2016)

​6/15/2016Exploring the Depths of Texas.gov - PPTX (DIR Briefing)
​6/15/2016Texas Data: Charting a New Course (DIR Briefing)
​6/9/2016 ​10 Trends in Government Training and their Impact on IT – Recording (Webinar)
Presented by GovDelivery
​6/7/2016Transform the Way You Work with Automated Processes and Improved Workflows (Webinar)
Presented by AccessSciences. Visit Resources section of website for recordings.
​5/25/2016DIR Connect 2016 Materials
Biennial conference hosted by DIR for IT and procurement staff in spring of even years.
​5/10/2016Data Governance: Leveraging Your Data Assets and Optimizing Operations (Webinar)
Presented by AccessSciences. Visit Resources section of website for recordings.
​Spring 2016
Spring 2016 Productivity Series (Webinars)
  • OneNote Overview: Notebook Fundamentals (2/23/16)
  • OneNote Overview: Sharing Notebooks (3/9/16)
  • Working with Outlook - Mastering the Basics (4/20/16)
  • Working with Outlook: Sharing Essentials (5/11/16)

Presented by MicroAssist.
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​4/14 - 15/2016
​Information Security Forum 2016 - Resources (Materials no longer available)
​March 2016
DIR Basic Series - Materials (Webinars)
  • Cybersecurity (3/22/16)
  • Texas.gov (3/24/16)
  • DCS (3/29/16)
  • Contracts (3/31/16)
​3/30/2016Going Digital: The Evolving World of IT - Recording (Webinar)
Presented by Texas NIC
​1/26/2016 ​Data Visualization: The Power of Visual Communication - Resources (Webinar)
Presented by Randy Krum, InfoNewt
​12/17/2015How IT Leaders Can Best Plan for Disaster Recovery - Recording (Webinar)
Presented by Texas NIC
​11/17/2015E-Records 2015 Conference Materials
​9/15/2015IT Security:  Tips and Tricks for Protecting Sensitive Data - Recording (Webinar)
Presented by Texas NIC

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