Classroom Calendar The School of Continuing Studies, in collaboration with JHU Human Resources Information Systems, has developed a workshop series for upper management professionals in issues and applications of evolving office computer technology. Each session will examine the current state of the art and address future trends. Hands-on exposure to specialized aspects of the technologies discussed will be provided. All workshops are independent and open to senior management at Johns Hopkins and in the community. For more information, call John Baker, School of Continuing Studies, at 659-8434. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. All classes will be held in 401 Shaffer Hall on the Homewood campus. Electronic Communications [970.905.01] This workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, April 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The session will update participants on the technology--the hardware, software and systems--used to provide electronic connections for senior management. It will include an introductory session on the Internet. Internet [970.906.01] The Internet workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, May 17, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and is intended to provide extensive coverage of the Internet and World Wide Web systems for senior management. It will examine the differences in detail, provide hands-on access to the systems and introduce the participants to group-work capabilities through networking and software. Group Software [970.907.01] This workshop is scheduled for June 14, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The session will examine in depth the use of Groupware systems to provide a more effective working environment. It will explore in-depth capabilities of systems, how they can be used and when they should be utilized. It will also provide some hands-on experience with Groupware systems. Executive Technology Tools [970.908.01] The Executive Technology Tools workshop, scheduled for Wednesday, July 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., will examine the use of tools available for senior management to organize operations more efficiently. It will explore project management and presentation tools, and update participants on state-of-the-art technology and future trends.
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