There is a horrible scourge on our conference rooms and lecture halls today. Mankind plants the seeds of its own destruction in congregation chambers and mercifully minimized mandatory meetings each day. The particularly pernicious plague on otherwise purposeful presentations to which I refer, whose menacing potential is exceeded only by its ubiquity, is, of course, the mainstay of the meeting, PowerPoint. I may be exaggerating, but only a little.
Dave Archer has been re-elected as president and CEO of NCET, a member-supported nonprofit in Reno that produces networking events to help individuals and businesses explore and use technology. Susan Moreno has been elected to the board of NCET and will serve a one-year term as co-vice president of membership. Mikalee Byerman, Nicole Rose Dion, Van Fortier, Andy Jorgensen, Matt Lush and Jackie Phillips have been re-elected to one-year terms on the board of NCET.