Annual Spring Conference

GIPAW holds an annual 3 day conference with generally 80 – 100 members attending. The first day of this conference starts with optional golfing or technology related training sessions. In the afternoon attendees can visit the vendor show with over 50 vendors showcasing the latest in various software packages, hardware, security, and a multitude of other technology related products. The evening ends with a planned group activity. Day two of the conference features speakers on technology related topics as well as additional opportunities to visit the vendor show. During this day, there is a lunch and business meeting, and then typically ends with a round table discussion where members can ask questions of the group and spend some time networking with others regarding common issues and solutions. Continue your discussions with your peers at dinner, on your own. The last day of the conference offers additional speakers on timely subjects that relate to information technology. The annual conference is held at different locations around the State of Wisconsin.

Future Spring Conference Dates & Locations

May 20 – 22, 2020 – La Crosse Center, La Crosse, WI


Fall Conference and General Meeting

GIPAW holds a Fall Conference at various unique and interesting venues around the State. In addition, the organization conducts their annual business meeting where elections for board of directors vacancies are filled. Several informative sessions are held and attendees will enjoy a round table discussion where members can ask questions of the group and spend some time networking with others regarding common issues and solutions. Day 1 ends with dinner and a planned group activity. Day 2 begins with breakfast and additional presentations.

Future Fall Conference Dates & Locations

TBD