Event Materials

Available materials from selected DIR programs or DIR staff presentations are posted here, sequenced by date.
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FY 2020 (September 2019-August 2020)



​3/10 - 3/11/2020
Information Security Forum 2020

TASSCC State of the State (SOS) 2019

​Next Steps for Operationalizing the 2020-2024 State Strategic Plan for Information Resources Management

View information about the 2020-2024 SSP
E-Records 2019: Better Together in a Digital World: Security and Retention

​How to Influence Someone

Contact presenter Ryon Soisson with questions.
MuleSoft Texas User Forum

Visit Mulesoft site for resources, webinars, blogs, and more.
Best Accessibility Practices for Moving from Paper Forms to Online Forms

Class materials not available. See reference sources below. 
DIR Technology Forum

Build-a-BOT Workshop

View blogs and additional information on Genesys site

FY 2019 (September 2018-August 2019)



​8/11 - 8/14/2019
TASSCC Annual Conference 2019

IT Project Management in Texas State Government

See resources on the Statewide Project Management site
Enhancing Project Management with Office 365 Tools (Catapult Systems)
2019 IT Leadershop Planning Survey Results Webinar


Simplify Database, Big Data and Engineered Systems (Presented by Accenture & Oracle)

Jorge Barba Oracle Blog mentioned in presentation
Technology Legislation Implementation (DIR Webinar)

The Human Aspect of AI

View blogs and additional information on Genesis site
When Government Agencies Turn to AI: Algorithms, Trade-Offs, and Trust (Presented by McKinsey & Company)

Related Articles
DIR's Texas Government Data Forum 2019

Employee Engagement with Office 365​

Employing a Digital Workforce through Robotic Process Automation

​Information Security Forum 2019

Navigating IT Procurement in Texas Government
Technology Today Series: Employing a Digital Workforce Through RPA

Master Slidedeck (PDF 7 MB)
Approachable AI

Presentation by UiPath​
TASSCC TEC: Navigating the Winds of Change​

Tackling the Cyber Threat Landscape
Office 365 Productivity: Resources for End-Users (Webinar)

See event page for materials​
DIR Services and Solutions
Maximizing Collaboration with Microsoft Teams (presented by Microsoft)
Improve Data Visualizations with Color Science (Webinar presented by Tableau)

Video Recording
Unleashing Intelligent Automaion Across the Enterprise (presented by Accenture)
E-Records 2018 Conference

See event page for materials
Essentials of EIR Accessibility

Presented by Microassist
​DIR Technology Forum

See event page for materials
Legacy Modernization and Agile for IT Leaders

Presented by Accenture
Fall/Winter 2018
​Tableau Public Sector Education Series (additional learning)

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