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2021 February OCEAN Meeting - i for 2021 - Top Technologies & Strategies for Success - Panel Discussion Moderated by Charles Guarino
Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST
Category: Events

February OCEAN Meeting - FREE Webinar

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 


       IBM i Experts Charles Guarino, Stephanie Rabbani, Robin Tatam, and more.


5:45 pm PT - Sound Check/Social Time

6:00 pm PT - i for 2021 - Top Technologies & Strategies for Success - Panel Discussion

Event location: This will be a remote-only event. We will not be meeting in person.  

i for 2021 - Top Technologies & Strategies for Success - Panel Discussion moderated by Charles Guarino and featuring Stephanie Rabbani, Robin Tatam and more experts to be announced soon. 


Charles GuarinoWith an IT career spanning over 30 years, Charles Guarino has been a consultant for most of them. Since 1995 he has been founder and President of Central Park Data Systems, Inc., a Long Island and New York City area based IBM midrange consulting and corporate training company. In addition to being a professional speaker across the United States and Europe, he is a frequent contributor of technical and strategic articles and webcasts for the IT community. He is a member of COMMON’s Speaker Excellence Hall of Fame and The Long Island Software and Technology Network’s Twenty Top Techies. In 2015 Charles became the proud recipient of the Al Barsa Memorial Scholarship Award. Additionally, he currently serves as a member of COMMON’s Strategic Education Team (SET) and is also the monthly Q&A host and chairman of the speaker committee for LISUG, a Long Island IBM i User’s Group www.lisug.org. Charles can be reached at [email protected]LinkedIn - http://www.linkedin.com/in/guarinocharles Twitter - @charlieguarino


Stephanie Rabbani - A senior consultant for Seiden Group, Stephanie Rabbani has been developing web applications on the IBM i for nearly 20 years. She previously worked for BCD Software Professional Services. In her IBM i career, she has developed a large range of applications such as APIs, shopping carts, ordering, dashboards, mobile/responsive apps, warehousing, and many others for small to Fortune 500 companies. Stephanie’s favorite technologies include PHP, Python, Node.js, RPG, WebSmart, and Git. She also has in-depth experience with DB2, SQL, and the IBM i environment. She speaks at local and international conferences and provides developer training to IBM i teams. Stephanie has been recognized by IBM as a “Fresh Face of IBM i” and an IBM Champion. LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/jordiwes Twitter: @jordiwes 


Robin Tatam - Robin Tatam is the Director of Security Technologies at helpsystems and is a CISM with two decades of AS/400 and IBM i consulting experience. He has a strong midrange background that includes programming in RPG and advanced CL, web enablement using CGI and IBM refacing products, as well as systems administration. An IBM-certified technical consultant, Robin conducts technical presentations online and at user group meetings, including COMMON, where he is a subject matter expert. He has written numerous articles for leading trade journals and was the co-author of the IBM Redbook, "IBM System i Security: Protecting i5/OS Data with Encryption." Robin has also been named an IBM Power Champion in recognition for his leadership on the platform.

Webinar Access Info will be available soon. 


Contact: Margaret Matthews - [email protected]