The Central Oklahoma Chapter of the Association of Information
Systems Professionals is presenting a conference today at Rose State
Colleges's Tom Steed Center featuring office automation and
Topics to be discussed are similarities and differences of local
area networking and PC networking, by Will Polk, district systems
sales manager for Xerox; image processing, by Lisa Byrnes, director
of marketing programs for the Office Management Systems Division of
Honeywell in Dallas; and body language, by Keith Thrasher,
psychology instructor at Rose State College.
The half-day conference begins at 8:30 a.m. and concludes with a
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Southwestern Bell Media, Southwestern Bell Publications, will have
a second enrollment on Nov. 4-9 for the Silver Pages, a directory of
discounts for senior citizens.
A local force of account representatives is now contacting
potential advertisers in Oklahoma, Canadian, Cleveland, Logan and
Pottawatomie counties about the Central Oklahoma-area Silver Pages,
which will be mailed in December to homes of those enrolled.
The discount directory, being developed in 100 cities across the
country, will contain an information and referral section describing
the services and programs provided to senior citizens by national,
regional and local agencies on aging. Senior Citizens will use an
identification card - called the Silver Savers' Passport - to show
eligibility for discounts or special offers. The cards may be used
Both the directory and identification card are free to senior
citizens 60 and over.
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Soundtrak, Waterbed Showroom, Tener's, Carpet World, Landsaws
Furniture and Driver Music have joined together to hold a weekend
sales event Nov. 15-17 at the international tradecenter on the
Oklahoma State Fairgrounds.
The merchants will offer entertainment and contests along with a
selection of merchandise ranging from home furnishings and
accessories to audio-visual equipment and musical instruments.
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The Oklahoma Plant Food Educational Society Inc. will hold its
annual conference Nov. 13-15 at the Skirvin Plaza Hotel.
The conference will allow Oklahoma fertilizer dealers to discuss
survival techniques in today's business climate. "How Can the
Fertilizer Dealer Survive?" will be addressed by Luther Tweeten,
regents professor for agricultural policy at Oklahoma State
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The Oklahoma Heart Center at Baptist Medical Center will host over
500 cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons for the annual meeting
of the International Society of Heart Transplantation, to be held