Upcoming Industry Events

PASBO Annual Conference

Industry Event
March 5, 2024

PASBO Annual Conference
The Hershey Lodge
Hershey, PA

Eastern DataComm, in partnership with Mitel, will be exhibiting at the 69th annual PASBO conference, which takes place from March 5th through the 8th. This year, the conference will be held at the sweetest place on earth – The Hershey Lodge in Hershey, PA.

The event features more than 100 seminars, mini-seminars, help desks, and computer labs. PASBO is focused on strategies you can use in all facets of school business. And, with networking opportunities and over 250 booths featuring products and services, you won’t want to miss this event.

Our team will be exhibiting on the conference floor in Booth #707, so stop by to say hello and have all your safety and communications questions answered by our team of experts.

Eastern DataComm to Attend CAPSS Leading Transformational Learning Conference

Industry Event
March 20, 2024

CAPSS Leading Transformational Learning Conference
Bristol Events Center
Bristol, CT

Eastern DataComm is proud to announce that we will attend the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents Conference. This year’s conference theme is Leading Transformational Learning: Shaping The Future. The Conference offers pre-K to 12 superintendents and their leadership teams opportunities for networking, information gathering, and in-depth discussion on a range of cutting-edge topics. In addition, Eastern DataComm’s own Paul Jenne will introduce a session entitled, AI in the Classroom: Navigating the Future of Education with Emerging Technologies with Mr. Matt Mervis, Director of Skills21 and AI Strategy at EdAdvance.

Past Industry Events

TECHSPO 2024

Industry Event

TECHSPO ‘24
Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center
Atlantic City, NJ

Our Eastern DataComm team, in partnership with Mitel, will be exhibiting and presenting at TECHSPO ‘24, a conference hosted by the New Jersey Association of School Administrators (NJASA), from January 24th through the 26th.

The event will be held at Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City and is the largest of its kind in the state of New Jersey. TECHSPO attracts chief education officers, school board members, school leaders, curriculum directors, and teachers from across the state. And, as its name suggests, it’s a wonderful opportunity to explore a diverse array of technologies and gain the practical advice you need to use them right away.

Mark your calendar for Thursday, January 25th from 2:45 to 3:45pm where we’ll be sharing invaluable insights on how best to utilize technology to keep your school better connected and protected. Join us for our learning session entitled, “How to Build an Effective School Safety Ecosystem: Leveraging Technology for a Safer Tomorrow”.

And when you’re making your rounds through the exhibit hall floor, come see our team at Booths #105 and #107. We’ll be showcasing our LENS + OPTICS lockdown notification solution, video surveillance, access control, VoIP solutions, paging systems, and more throughout the conference!

We’ll See You in Connecticut This Fall!

Industry Event

CABE/CAPSS Convention
Mystic Marriott Hotel
Groton, Connecticut

Eastern DataComm to Attend the CABE/CAPSS Convention

Eastern DataComm is excited to announce that we’ll be exhibiting and presenting at the CABE/CAPSS Convention from November 17th through the 18th at the Mystic Marriott Hotel in Groton, Connecticut.

This annual event provides Connecticut Board of Education members and superintendents with ample opportunities to grow their knowledge through sessions and workshops on student growth. Elite education thought leaders will offer their perspectives on the most cutting-edge educational initiatives, and we’re proud to be part of this phenomenal event with school leaders from across the state. Learn more about the CABE/CAPSS Convention by clicking here.

Our team will be on hand to share insight on emergency notification and response best practices and answer any questions about our proprietary Lockdown and Emergency Notification System, LENS + OPTICS.

We can’t wait to see you there!

Meet the Eastern DataComm Team at the NJSBA Workshop 2023!

Industry Event

New Jersey School Board Association’s Workshop 2023
Atlantic City Convention Center

Eastern DataComm, in partnership with Mitel, is proud to announce that our team will be attending the New Jersey School Board Association’s Workshop 2023, on October 23–26 at the Atlantic City Convention Center.

This NJSBA signature event draws a senior-level audience of school leaders, education professionals, and influencers in New Jersey education. Participants will gather for quality professional development and to celebrate advancements made in this field. Subjects inclusive of important legal, legislative, policy, and funding updates will be addressed. New products and services that benefit public schools will be shared.

This year’s theme, “Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Superheroes” couldn’t be more appropriate and only echoes our sentiments as we continue to provide safety and technology solutions that support the education sector. To learn more about what NJSBA’s Workshop 2023 has to offer, we encourage you to visit their conference website.

Our team is eager to share with this audience of key NJ school administrators more about how our technology solutions create safer school environments for staff, faculty, and students. We’ll provide insight on using integrated solutions like our Lockdown and Emergency Notification System, LENS + OPTICS, to protect your school buildings and grounds during emergencies like active shooter events.

Be sure to visit us at Booth 223 on the exhibit hall floor!

For all those attending the conference, we encourage you to mark you calendars for our Group Session entitled, Columbine to Current Day: Technology for Safer Schools taking place on Tuesday, October 24th from 2:30pm to 3:30pm in room 416. Presenters Paul Jenne, National Account Director of Eastern DataComm, and Robert Kravitz, Superintendent of Fort Lee Public School District will impart valuable knowledge administrators will need to support their school safety ecosystems. Here, we’ll explore the must-know advances in emergency notification, video surveillance, access control, and other communications technologies that collectively work together to best keep your campus connected and protected.

The following day, on Wednesday, October 25th from 9:15am to 9:45am, we encourage you to join our Learning Lab session in Exhibit Floor 223 – Partner Pavilion. Here, presenters Jim Kehoe, Security and Emergency Management Coordinator and Anthony Voiro, Director of Buildings & Grounds for Lenape Regional High School, along with Eastern DataComm’s Paul Jenne, share an interactive narrative walking participants through Locking Down in Seconds: Exploring Best Practices

We’ll see you in Atlantic City for these can’t-miss educational opportunities!

Colonial Intermediate Unit 20’s (CIU 20) 2023 Summer Administrative Workshop (SAW)

Industry Event

7:30 am-4:00 pm
NCC Monroe Campus

Eastern DataComm, in partnership with Mitel, is proud to announce that we will be a Bronze Sponsor at Colonial Intermediate Unit 20’s (CIU 20) 2023 Summer Administrative Workshop (SAW). 

CIU SAW will be held on Thursday, June 22, 2023, from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm at Northampton Community College on Monroe Campus in beautiful Tannersville, PA.

The event’s theme this year is “Systems of Supports: Recalibrating to Build Strong Community Connections”. Because of our commitment to helping school communities stay connected and protected, we look forward to a day filled with insight and connection.

 We hope to see you there!

https://www.ciu20.org/apps/pages/saw

ESCNJ Vendor Expo

Industry Event

ESCNJ Vendor Expo
May 24, 2023
New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center

Eastern DataComm, in partnership with Mitel, is proud to announce that we will be participating in the ESCNJ Vendor Expo on Wednesday, May 24th, at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, NJ.

At our booth #316, our team of Safety and Communications Advisors will be demonstrating our proprietary Lockdown and Emergency Notification System and continuous monitoring service, LENS + OPTICS. Additionally, they will be sharing insights on how best to stay connected and protected with industry-leading phone, paging, bell and clock, video surveillance, and access control systems. We encourage those who plan on attending the Expo to visit our booth to learn from our experts on how integrated technologies create a truly robust school safety ecosystem.

More about ESCNJ:
The Educational Services Commission of New Jersey Cooperative System (ESCNJ) is the largest cooperative pricing system in the state of New Jersey with nearly 1,500 members participating including school districts, municipalities, libraries, and county governments. The ESCNJ Vendor Expo connects members and vendors in one of the largest nationally recognized co-ops.

PASBO

Industry Event

68th annual PASBO conference
March 14th through the 17th
Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center

Eastern DataComm will be at the 68th annual PASBO conference, which takes place from March 14th through the 17th. This year, the conference will be held in the Poconos at the luxurious Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center

The event features more than 100 seminars, mini-seminars, help desks, and computer labs. PASBO is focused on strategies you can use in all facets of school business. And, with networking opportunities and over 250 booths featuring products and services for your LEA, you won’t want to miss this event.

Our team will be exhibiting on the conference floor in Booth #923 from the 14th to the 16th. So, be sure to stop by for a showcase featuring our Lockdown and Emergency Notification Solution (LENS + OPTICS) to learn how to leverage technology to keep your school safe.

Interested in scheduling time with our School Safety Advisors while you’re at the conference? Visit this link to request your time.

PETE&C

Industry Event

The Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference (PETE&C)
February 12th to the 14th
Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center

From February 12th to the 14th, Eastern DataComm will be in the Pocono mountains at the beautiful Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center for The Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference (PETE&C). 

The statewide event offers programs on technology in the education field and introduces attendees to hundreds of exhibitors as they share their latest and greatest technology products and services. Widely attended by teachers, administrators, technology directors, school board members, and other key stakeholders, the experience features concurrent sessions and student showcases among other opportunities for information and insight.

We’ll be exhibiting on the conference floor each day. Visit Booth #602 to see our Lockdown and Emergency Notification Solution (LENS + OPTICS) in action!

NJASA’s TECHSPO ‘23

Industry Event

TECHSPO ‘23
January 25th through the 27th
Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center

Our Eastern DataComm team will be at TECHSPO ‘23, a conference hosted by the New Jersey Association of School Administrators (NJASA), from January 25th through the 27th. 

This year’s event will be held at Harrah’s Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City and is the largest of its kind in the state of New Jersey. TECHSPO attracts chief education officers, school board members, school leaders, curriculum directors, and teachers from across the state. And, as its name suggests, TECHSPO is a wonderful opportunity to explore a diverse showcase of digital technologies and gain the practical advice you need to use them right away.

You’ll find our team on the exhibit hall floor, showcasing our LENS + OPTICS lockdown notification solution throughout the conference in booths #127 and #129. 

And we’re excited to announce that we’ll be presenting our workshop on Thursday, January 26 from 1:30 pm–2:30 pm. 

Deconstructing Uvalde: 

Leveraging Technology to Improve Your School Safety Ecosystem

on Thursday, January 26 from 1:30 pm–2:30 pm.

Our presenters, Paul Jenne of Eastern DataComm and Mike Jordan, Superintendent of Maywood Public School District, will focus this session on exploring the challenges a school faces during a lockdown situation or active shooter event, referencing the tragedy in Uvalde, Texas, as a case study. The purpose of the session will be to share with our audience how best to leverage technology to improve response time and reduce human error in situations where every second counts. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference

PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference

Industry Event

PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference
October 30th to November 1st
Kalahari Resorts Poconos

Eastern DataComm, in partnership with global communications leader, Mitel, is pleased to announce that we’ll be exhibiting at this year’s PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference. 

The Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators and Pennsylvania School Boards Association will host this multi-day event with programming designed to inspire and inform local school board directors and school administrators with learning opportunities, networking, service and product offerings, and much more. 

The event runs from October 30th through November 1st and this year the event will be hosted at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos. 

You’ll find members of our Eastern DataComm team at booth #720 where we’ll be sharing more about how best to leverage technology to create safer school environments for students, faculty, and staff. We’ll provide insight on how to use integrated solutions like our Lockdown and Emergency Notification System and continuous monitoring service, (LENS + OPTICS) to protect your school buildings and grounds during emergencies like active shooter events.

So, stop by and learn more about how we use safety and communication technology to help keep school districts safe across the country. 

For more information, visit: https://paschoolleaders.org/ 

New Jersey School Board Association Workshop 2022

New Jersey School Board Association Workshop 2022

Industry Event

New Jersey School Board Association Workshop 2022
October 24th to 26th
Atlantic City Convention Center

Eastern DataComm, a trusted Mitel Gold partner,  is pleased to announce that we’ll be exhibiting and conducting an educational presentation at this year’s New Jersey School Board Association Workshop 2022. 

The NJSBA serves school boards and educational leaders by providing advocacy, training, and direct services. Each year, the three-day event offers school leaders and education professionals a variety of opportunities from career development to information on policy updates to insight on new products and services that benefit school communities.

The NJSBA Workshop runs from October 24th through the 26th, hosted at The Atlantic City Convention Center. 

Eastern Datacomm is excited to present What Schools Must Do to Prepare for Lockdown at this year’s conference. This educational workshop will begin on Tuesday, October 25th at 11am in Conference Room 418. 

Our co-presenters, Eastern DataComm’s Paul Jenne and Superintendent of Hillsdale Public Schools, Robert Lombardy Jr., Ed.S. will share the key elements of the school safety ecosystem and the role of notification solutions, phone and paging systems, access control, and video surveillance in responding effectively to an emergency. This educational workshop is designed to assist school leaders in understanding how best to leverage technology to create safer school environments for students, faculty, staff, and visitors.

On the exhibit hall floor, you’ll find the Eastern DataComm team at  booth #622. We encourage you to stop by and learn more about how we help administrators better safeguard their campuses. 

For more information, visit: https://workshop.njsba.org/ 

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