Welcome to the Australian Computers in Education Conference 2006!
We welcome the following Silver Sponsors to the conference and urge all delegates to consider the products and services of these companies.
Wacom is the world leader in pen tablet technology and is proud to provide the Australian education environment with the tools to take advantage of the most current technology and software applications. Wacom tablet solutions allow easy interaction with prepared classroom presentations and at the same time enhance the creative possibilities of many of the software applications you may already be using – ideal for both teachers and students alike. Our technology offers some very
cost effective solutions without compromising functionality and flexibility. Don’t be left behind, see what is possible with Wacom today!
Optima Technology Solutions is pleased to be a partner in this special
event, learning and celebrating the excellence in ICTs in Education.
Optima Technology Solutions is the leading manufacturer of computers,
notebook and servers in Australia and young Australians have been
learning, developing and growing on systems supplied, serviced, repaired
and supported by us. Optima Technology Solutions is proud to be
associated with Australian education.
Atomic Learning, Inc. was formed in 2000 by a group of technology educators with a mission to create useful and affordable online products focused on teaching people how to effectively use technology. Atomic Learning delivers a library of thousands of short,easy-to-view-and-understand tutorial movies that can be used as an integral part of a professional development program, a valuable curriculum supplement, and an anytime/anywhere software training resource.
Future is one of Cairns premiere IT companies, specialising in providing Hardware, Software and Network solutions from all the major manufactures to customers from Cardwell to Thursday Island. Future is able to provide our customers with the complete range of computer products and accessories through our online web-store at www.futureonline.com.au. We also have a Comprehensive service centre and onsite technicians enabling you to have a single source for servicing and purchasing of your IT networks.
AV MEDIA SYSTEMS
av media systems makes sophisticated technology easy to use. We are a dedicated team of audio visual professionals whose customer focus, expertise and purchasing power result in substantial value for our customers. We build confidence and trust because our business is strong, our solutions practical. With our expert guidance and patience, we will offer you the best solution at the best value to meet your needs.
Coretech are suppliers and integrators of a broad range of information technology solutions. Working with Australian business over the past 15 years has seen us grow into one of the most respected systems integrators in the country. We seek to deliver value to our customers by providing expertise in the design, implementation and management of reliable technology infrastructure.
Acer - leading the field in education technology
There's more in our commitment to educational institutions than just providing the highest quality desktop, portable PCs and server systems. At Acer, we have a dedicated Education team working closely with customers in each state to develop real and innovative IT solutions that accelerate the learning process and set new benchmarks in educational standards.
ACEC 2006 Welcomes Ben Q. This company supplies a range of products to the education market and has been a great supporter of the ACEC and QSITE conferences in the past.
Founded by ex-teachers and IT professionals, 2Simple Software Australia makes software that is simple, powerful and creative. We have a clear mission to ‘keep IT simple” at the cutting edge of the ICT curriculum.
We are committed to improving teaching and learning. Our AWARD-WINNING applications are designed to meet the development needs of Early Years and Primary school children. All 2Simple Software titles are available for you to try on a 30-day approval.
Adobe provides a wealth of tools and resources aimed at helping the Education community improve teaching and learning through the integration of technology into the classroom and the simplification of administrative tasks.
Founded in 1997 with a vision to enable educational innovations everywhere by connecting people and technology, Blackboard® is a leading provider of e-Education enterprise software applications and services. Consisting of five software applications bundled in two suites, the Blackboard Academic SuiteTM and the Blackboard Commerce SuiteTM, these products are licensed on a renewable basis.
Our global clients include primary and secondary schools, technical and vocational education, higher education, corporations and government markets as well as textbook publishers and student-focused merchants. Blackboard and its clients have pioneered the emergence of the e-Education industry around the world. For more information about Blackboard, please visit us at Stand 29 or contact:
No one understands Information and Communications Technology (ICT) like Commander. With full integration and customisation across our entire range of voice, data, mobility network product and services, Commander stands alone in the Australian marketplace as a single leading provider of 360° ICT solutions. What’s more; we also maintain a nationwide service and support team of over 350 expert technicians and service vehicles with guaranteed response times as low as one hour, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. So whatever your ICT requirements are, we have it covered. To find out how Commander can help you with your ICT needs call us on 1300 555 841. www.commander.com
HP ProCurve (www.procurve.com.au) & Lenovo (www.lenovo.com) are key ICT partners of Commander.
In just over 20 years, Dell has grown to become one of the world's most influential information technology companies through a persistent focus on delivering the best possible customer experience by directly selling standards-based computing products and services.
Dell has changed the worldwide IT industry and made computing more accessible to customers around the globe, including businesses, institutional organisations and individuals -- an industry phenomenon known as the Dell Effect.
Dell is the world’s number one choice in PC systems and ended 2005 just 0.9 percentage points away from the number position in sales of notebooks, desktops and industry standard servers for Australia and New Zealand.
Businesses and public sector organisations constitute the bulk of Dell's business, there the company is already an established player in the hardware which power corporate datacentres and has a rapidly growing presence in IT services.
Dell's services business ranges from helping customers better utilise emerging technologies, enhance efficiencies and maximise the value of IT investments, through to warranty service and support offerings. The company currently manages more than 1 million systems in Australasia.
In January, Dell launched its fifth Enterprise Command Centre and the first serving customers in New Zealand. The concept is based on the best practices of crisis management centres and provides real-time tracking of customer issues.
GN Netcom is the leading provider of innovative wireless and corded headsets. Designed for professionals in offices and contact centres, our award-winning portfolio includes many industry firsts. GN Netcom developed the first wireless office headset, the first Bluetooth® headset, and the first wireless multi-use headset for both conventional and IP telephony.
GN Netcom’s stylish products provide increased efficiency, mobility and comfort for today’s business professionals. GN Netcom is leading the way in secure wireless office communications, with cutting-edge designs, and state-of the-art technology.
ADVANCED VIDEO INTEGRATION
Advanced Video Integration was founded in 1995 to service the growing demands for professional audiovisual products, services and solutions in Queensland and around Australia. Since our inception, we have grown to be recognised as a reliable source of world class audiovisual products, professional advice, and excellent support and service to our clients throughout Australia. Our reputation, strength and excellence is built on extensive product knowledge and market experience gained through many years of development at the leading edge of technology.