Technology Student Association
Thank you for making plans to attend the 2018 National TSA Conference , set for June 22nd to 26th at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. This year, there are three exciting speakers to help inspire and inform attendees. From a distinguished TSA alumnus, to the president and CEO of a leading trade association, and a renowned speaker, author, and U.S. Army veteran—you will not want to miss their presentations:

Keynote
Saturday, June 23
9–11 a.m. (during the Opening General Session)
GWCC Exhibit Hall A-3
Todd Thibodeaux is president and chief executive officer of CompTIA, the leading non-profit trade association for the global technology industry. CompTIA represents more than 2,000 member companies and 3,000 business partners around the world. Mr. Thibodeaux will share his background, experience, and successes as a lifelong IT and tech enthusiast.

Leadership Speaker
Saturday, June 23
2–3 p.m.
GWCC Exhibit Hall A-3
James Coleman, Jr. believes TSA was the most significant educational experience of his life. A graduate of The Governor’s School for Government and International Studies in Richmond, VA and Harvard University, Mr. Coleman was an active member of TSA from 1992–1999. In Getting the Most out of the TSA Experience , Mr. Coleman will share how TSA helped him prepare for his life’s journey. He will advise attendees how to use their TSA experience as a launch pad to achieve their dreams.

Leadership Speaker
Sunday, June 24
2–3 p.m.
GWCC Exhibit Hall A-3
Shannon Huffman Polson is a renowned speaker, author, and U.S. Army veteran. Ms. Polson was a leader and a manager at Guidant and Microsoft. She then hailed the accomplishments of trailblazers through her “Grit Project” and other writing endeavors. In Attaining Your Goals , she will draw on her distinguished career and share leadership strategies aligned with “Be. Know. Do.”—inspiring attendees to harness their inner strength, move beyond resistance, and attain goals.

More information about the conference speakers, schedule and registration can be found at www.tsaweb.org/2018-national-conference .
Suzy Orr
Program Manager
888-860-9010 (toll free)
Technology Student Association