Technology Showcase at Jericho Tennis Club July 17th

05. June 2014 Internet Trends 1
Join us for a summer evening at the beautiful Jericho Tennis Club. We will gather at 3 p.m. on July 17th at Jericho for three brief presentations. At 3:15, Ron Grant (Skyway West & Chair, VANIX Steering Committee) will give an overview of the inner workings of the Internet in the Harbour Center, the Western ...

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