2020 Committee Information

Committee Information

Serving on the TechExpo committee is an exciting opportunity. The committee is made up of 2 members for each position – one from Duke University and one from Duke Health:

The one shared requirement for all committee members is to have the willingness to do whatever it takes for a successful TechExpo.

Please welcome the Duke TechExpo 2020 Committee members!


The Chairs are responsible for the overall planning, implementation, and cost control for the yearly Duke TechExpo.

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Jack D’Ardenne, Duke University
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Lisa Smith, Duke Health

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The A/V Committee is responsible for all things related to audio and visual recording, signage, and presentation requirements.

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Sharron Kaiser, Duke Health
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Quincy Garbutt, Duke University

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The Communications Committee is responsible for reaching out to the Duke University and Duke Health community with helpful and timely information.

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Kyle Skrinak, Duke University
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Peggy Luu, Duke Health

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The Registration Committee is responsible for configuring the Cvent (event management) system, and managing the TechExpo sympa mailing list.

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Shannon Jones, Duke Health
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Debbie Suggs, Duke University

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The Logistics Committee is responsible for coordinating event branding, prize wheel, raffle, and feedback form gifts with vendors.

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Carol Reaves, Duke Health
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David Tremmel, Duke University

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The Program Committee is responsible for reviewing proposal submissions and organizing program sessions.

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Matt Royal, Duke University
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Brian Aucoin, Duke Health

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The Vendor Committee is responsible for organizing approved vendors (150+).

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Katie M. Watkins, Duke Health
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Sabrina Carr, Duke University

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The Volunteer Committee is responsible for soliciting for volunteers and coordinating the different volunteer positions (65+).

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Bendte Fagge, Duke University
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Lisa Phillips, Duke Health

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