Storage World Conference 2005

ASNP Summit

The Association of Storage Networking Professionals is holding its 2nd Annual Summit in conjunction with Storage World Conference. Together with the ASNP, SWC is the Storage Networking Industry's largest conference and trade-show for storage networking end-users.

All ASNP members receive complimentary admission to both the ASNP 2nd Annual Summit and SWC 2005.

ASNP 2nd Annual Summit Dinner:
Wednesday, June 8, 2005
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: The Westin Long Beach
333 Ocean Avenue
Long Beach, California 90802
For ASNP members, sponsors, partners, and invited guests

Keynote Speaker: Alan NunnsGeneral Manager of Global Technology and Strategy for the ChevronTexaco Information Technology Company (ITC)

Dr. Nunns is the General Manager of Global Technology and Strategy for the ChevronTexaco Information Technology Company (ITC), which serves customers worldwide within ChevronTexaco Oil Company. His group manages technology development and internal marketing, IT research, competency development, strategic sourcing and business planning for ITC.

Dr. Nunns began his career with Chevron in 1982 as a research geophysicist. He was a principal contributor to Chevron's first generation of interactive systems for seismic interpretation and geophysical analysis. He was later team leader for basin analysis, and founding member of Chevron's structural geology research group. In 1993 he moved overseas to Chevron Nigeria Ltd. (CNL). He was involved in the seismic interpretations that led to the discovery of the large Benin River, Dibi and Gbokoda oil fields. He was the earth science advisor for CNL's largest asset area and coordinated CNL's first geosteered horizontal wells. Upon returning to the United States, Mr. Nunns was the headquarters IT manager for Chevron's international upstream operations, before his current assignment.

Dr. Nunns received a B.Sc. with honors in geology from Auckland University, and a Ph.D. in geophysics from Durham University, where he was a Commonwealth Scholar. After graduation, he spent two years as a NATO postdoctoral scholar at Columbia University.

In addition to the Summit Dinner, ASNP members will also have the opportunity to attend Exclusive ASNP networking events, Birds of a Feather Sessions, and all SWC 2005 tutorials, general sessions and special events, which take place June 7-9 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA

Why you should attend:
Network with your peers and get educated about the latest storage networking products and technologies
Hear case studies from your peers
Attend a full-day of tutorials and training sessions to apply towards the SWC Certificate of Completion program.
Get tips from the user panel discussions
Meet other IT managers and storage administrators at the show and summit

ASNP Members Register here. 

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