Nick Francesco

Nick Francesco
Manager of Technical Services, E. Philip Saunders College of Business, Rochester Institute of Technology

Website | @NickFrancesco

Nick is the Manager of Technical Services for the E. Philip Saunders College of Business at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Before that, he was the technical manager or technical support for a major bank, a technical training company, and a video training company.

Since 1989, he has been the host of a computer talk show on radio called Sound Bytes. He also hosts a computer Q&A show for Time Warner Cable and a computer Q&A column for Gannett’s Democrat and Chronicle newspaper. He has spoken at many national, regional, and local events, and continues to run Ask Nick!, where members get advice, answers, and humor in approximately equal doses.

Sessions

General New York West
Moderated by:
Jade Roth (Barnes & Noble)
Panelists:
Curtiss Barnes (Cengage Learning), Nick Francesco (Rochester Institute of Technology), David McCarthy (Barnes and Noble), Jacob Robinson (Texas A&M University), Susan Stites-Doe (The College of Brockport)
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Despite the growth of digital reading for trade books, digital content has not yet gained acceptance in higher education. 15% of textbook content is available digitally yet only 1-3% of sales are digital. Barnes & Noble is working with a diverse set of learners and institutions conducting research about eBook Reader and eTextbook use. This faculty led panel will share useful data and insights. Read more.
  • Ingram Content Group
  • Qualcomm
  • codeMantra
  • COPIA
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • Aptara
  • Bowker
  • Connotate
  • HP
  • Jouve North America
  • LibreDigital
  • Malloy
  • MarkLogic
  • Random House, Inc.
  • SPi Global
  • Sterling Commerce
  • Baker & Taylor
  • The BookMasters Group
  • Constellation
  • Jacquette Consulting
  • Mashery
  • Silverchair
  • Wolfram
  • Smashwords, Inc.

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