News Release

Published on Thursday, August 31, 2006

IT professionals are invited to get a first look at Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows Vista. Shawn Travers, a technology specialist with Microsoft, will conduct a presentation at Western Technical College on Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 1:00-2:30 p.m. and again from 3:00-4:30 p.m. in room 200 of the Academic Resource Center, 400 7th St. N., La Crosse.

“Microsoft Windows Vista Technical Overview” will provide a summary of the new user interface, as well as detailed information on the improvements and interactive demonstrations.

Free and open to the public, the presentation is sponsored by the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP), the Tri-State Area Technology Group (TSATG), and Western Technical College. For more information or to register for one of the two sessions, e-mail or call 608.785.9099.

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