2019 Michigan IT Symposium Posters

Teaching & Learning

  • Advising and Student Success Technology at U-M
    Maggie Davidson, service manager for advising, ITS Teaching & Learning
  • Making Big Classes Seem Smaller with Personalized Learning Technology
    Elizabeth Fomin, instructional consultant, Teri Horton, instructional consultant, & Siba El Dallal, instructional consultant, LSA TS LTC
  • Voice Interfaces for Michigan Applications
    Ibrahim Kosgi, software development intern, Matthew Jones, software developer,ITS Teaching and Learning
  • High Performance Computing Training at scale with ShellShare
    Charles Antonelli, high performance computing consultant, LSA Technology Services
  • Electronic Research Notebook (ERN)
    Stephen Gendler, business analyst & Deb McCaffrey, research liaison, HITS
  • Lessons in Archiving Tech
    Katherine Pittman, CTools archivist, ITS Teaching and Learning
  • Mobius: Helping students find tools and machines to make
    Don Lambert, director of IT infrastructure, CAEN
  • Survey123 forms save effort, ensure data integrity, allow real-time mapping of field data
    Caitlin Dickinson & Peter Knoop, research computing consultants, & Abbey Roelofs, research support programmer, LSA Technology Services
  • Add customizable maps to your web page with the ArcGIS API for JavaScript
    Abbey Roelofs, research support programmer; Caitlin Dickinson, & Peter Knoop, research computing consultants, LSA Technology Services
  • Create Interactive, Web-Based Narratives with ArcGIS StoryMaps
    Caitlin Dickinson and Peter Knoop, research computing consultants; Abbey Roelofs, research support programmer, LSA Technology Services

Precision Health & Patient Care

  • Optimization of Diabetes Supply Orders
    Emily Weatherup, program director, Adult Diabetes Education Program, MEND; Marie Phillips, CPOE analyst, & Nancy Rombach, CPOE analyst, MiChart
  • Virtual Telespecialty Care
    Linda Fletcher, project manager, Virtual Care, Brian Smith, project engineer senior, Complex Devices - Clinical Video Services
  • Patient Electronic Signatures: Consents for Surgery and Beyond
    Marc Licata, business analyst & Barb Zimdars, business systems analyst lead, HITS COA; Chris Hardy, HIM manager, HIM Document and Record Management
  • Improving Sepsis Outcomes
    Olivia DeTroyer, continuous improvement engineer, Quality
  • Standardizing Social Determinants of Health Data—Now What?
    Elizabeth Seif, Project Manager, OBGYN; Ezinne Ndukwe, project manager, UMMG; Mary Fisher, analyst,Quality Analytics
  • Collaborative Care: The Michigan Difference, Everywhere
    Barbara Stanny, software developer, Rachael Hodder, user experience analyst, & Amanda Wright, user experience analyst, HITS
  • Following Cancer Patients Using Health Information Exchange
    Ruth Lutes, director & Stacey Meredith, cancer registry manager, HIM; Beth Plotts, business intelligence analyst, HITS DRA Department Analytics
  • A Multi-Modal Approach for Collecting Patient-Generated Health Data
    Brandy Knudson, project manager, Virtual Care, Adam Schneider, RN & application coordinator, HITS MiChart Ambulatory & Portal Apps
  • Decision Making Support for Telemetry and Remote Telemetry
    Marie Phillips, senior MiChart CPOE analyst, MiChart


  • ITS Container Service Overview
    Deborah Gowan, director of application operations; Chris Kretler, systems administrator; Mark Montague, web platforms and information systems manager; & Jeff Cousineau, systems administrator senior, ITS Infrastructure
  • Partnering With Your Auditor
    Wayne Carpenter, senior auditor; Suzanna Friedly, senior auditor; Barry MacDougall, senior auditor; & Paul Millis, internal audit associate director; Audit Services
  • The Design Machine: Using Agile, UX, and Material Design to Reimagine Medical School Faculty Management
    Matthew Dull, Sr. UX designer/analyst & Dylan Nelson, UX designer/analyst, HITS Software Delivery
  • Tech Chat: Engaging Medical Students on their IT experience
    William Gribbin, medical student, Brian Simko, service manager - medical student education, HITS
  • Revealing Hot Spots
    Derrick Tietz, application developer intermediate & Jeanette Balaze, application developer senior, ITS IQ Information Quest
  • Improve How You Improve!
    Gray Carper, quality analyst, Service Operations Support-HITS, Erik Zempel, senior manager, Performance and Improvement Management-HITS, Dave Roberts, director, Strategy, Portfolio Management and Business Development-HITS
  • CAEN Software Management
    Don Lambert, director of IT infrastructure, & Steve Mattson, director of computing services, CAEN
  • Rapid Software Development Service
    John Walsh, DevOps lead, Ross Bryan, DevOps engineer, Michael Shen, DevOps engineer, & JL Wilson, DevOps Engineer, HITS Service Management Software Delivery
  • CoE Modern Interactive Signage
    Jeran Norman, mobile applications developer, CoE-IT/CAEN
  • Michigan Medicine Phishing Comparison
    Melissa Westphal, security awareness analyst & Molly McPhall, education & awareness lead, Michigan Medicine Information Assurance
  • "Universal" Tableau Web Data Connector
    Dan Stanish, business intelligence analyst senior, Facilities & Operations Information Services

Michigan IT Community

  • NetDash Delegated Infrastructure Operations
    James Ostrander, software engineer senior & Kris Steinhoff, software engineer senior, ITS Infrastructure - Networks
  • Migrating to Openshift Container Platform
    Ajtiha Devarajan, software quality assurance programmer/analyst; Luke Palnau, senior associate director; & Ramya Kommareddi, senior software programmer/analyst, DS3/Office of University Development
  • Digital Signage - Enhanced Visual Communication Tools
    Dave McConnell, manager, ITS campus computing services, ITS Support Services
  • MitiGate: Making Risk Transparent
    Brandon Bailey, data security analyst & Dennis Neil, information security manager, Information Assurance
  • Vendor Security Risk Management (VSRM) is…
    Robert Droppleman, senior third party risk analyst, Information Assurance: Michigan Medicine
  • RECON Web: Modernizing the Spreadsheet
    Jeff Tomaszewski, data security analyst senior, Brandon Bailey, data security analyst intermediate, & Dennis Neil, IT security design & engineering manager, ITS Information Assurance
  • Coding Music: A Fun Crash Course in Python for the Absolute Beginner
    Joseph Lipa, research integration analyst, HITS
  • A/V Technology Community of Practice
    Joanna Elliott, assistant director of instructional technology, School of Education
  • Deploying perfSONAR on non-traditional platforms: Embedded Systems and Small Nodes
    Edward Colone, software engineer senior; Nate Shepherd, intern; Abigail Fox, intern, ITS Network Infrastructure
  • A New Coding Application with Machine Learning Methods
    Brian Royer, applications programmer/analyst, Pathology
  • Infrastructure and Automation: Deploying perfSONAR via Ansible at the University of Michigan
    Edward Colone, software engineer senior, ITS Infrastructure - Network
  • Network Border Infrastructure Security (NBIS)
    Dan Kirkland, network architect lead, ITS Infrastructure – Networks; Drew Dixon, data security analyst, ITS Information Assurance Security


  • ContaMiNot: Know Where To Throw!
    Chris Hedly, graphic designer, Department of Communications; Chris Stockbridge, app programmer/analyst sr, LSA TS
  • FIDES: A New Pilot HITS Data Exchange Service
    Joseph Lipa, research integration analyst, Wei Shi, application architect, HITS
  • Metaprogramming for Wide Datasets
    L. D. Nicolas May, database specialist, Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Center / Department of Neurology
  • HITS Research Liaison Pilot
    John Herlocher, manager research engagement; Deb Mccaffrey, Einor Jacobsen, & Amy Yamasaki, research liaisons, HITS RAAC Research Engagement
  • PrivaScope Pilot Results
    Kris Steinhoff, software engineer senior & James Ostrander, software engineer senior, ITS Infrastructure - Networks

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

  • CoE Lecture Recording Improvements
    Philip Treib, director of instructional technology & John Pariseau, senior web applications developer, CoE-IT/CAEN
  • Cross-Unit Collaboration To Integrate Professional Captioning Service For Medical Student Lecture Recordings
    Caleb Newman, media service manager, HITS- Audio Visual
  • HITS 3-2-1 Challenge
    Andrew Staley, web server administrator (sys programmer/analyst inter), HITS AOM - Platform Services; Cindy Priddy, organizational & people capability specialist, HITS - Office of the CIO; Jasmine McAlister, HITS
  • Virtual Exchange: Engaging the World from Your Classroom
    Todd L. Austin, videoconferencing lead, LSA Technology Services; Philomena Meechan, instructional designer, LSA Language Resource Center


  • Application Security Scanning
    Kyle Cozad, business systems analyst & Patrick Steffes, application developer, ITS - Information Assurance