2021 Committee Page

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 2021 Committee members!


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

A photo of Quincy Garbutt, Duke University
Quincy Garbutt, Duke University
A photo of Lisa Smith, Duke Health
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.

Portrait of Sharron Kaiser
Sharron Kaiser, Duke University
Portrait of Teresa Jennings
Teresa Jennings, 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.

Portrait of Kyle Skrinak
Kyle Skrinak, Duke University
Portrait of Peggy Luu
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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Debbie Suggs, Duke University

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

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Carol Reaves, Duke Health
Portrait of David Tremmel
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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Chuck Rodgers, Duke Health

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

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

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

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Bendte Fagge, Duke University
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Ben Scoggin, Duke Health

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