USITCC Regional Competition 2022

Photo of Glass Hall, home to the Missouri State University College of Business

About the conference

The Department of Information Technology and Cybersecurity in the College of Business is proud to host the U.S. Information Technology Collegiate Conference (USITCC) regional student competition on October 20-22, 2022 in Springfield, Missouri! The event is open to students majoring in business or computer science concentrating in computer information systems (CIS), management information systems (MIS), computer programming and design, information technology, information systems and other related majors. In past years, regional events have attracted around 100 students, faculty and exhibitors.

USITCC is quickly becoming the nation’s top IT collegiate competition, networking and career building event. In one single weekend, student attendees can prove their technology skills amongst their peers in a variety of IT competitions, network with industry professionals and connect with IT employers looking to fill internships and/or full-time positions.

Competitions

Competitions will take place in Glass Hall, home to Missouri State University's College of Business. Students will compete in the following categories:

  • Application Development
  • Business Analytics
  • Database
  • Network Design
  • Office Solutions
  • PC Troubleshooting
  • Security
  • System Analysis and Design

Schedule of events

Thursday, October 20, 2022

  • Security: 7-10 p.m.
  • Systems Analysis and Design: 7-10 p.m.

Friday, October 21, 2022

  • Application Development: 8-11 a.m.
  • Network Design: 8-11 a.m.
  • Office Solutions: 12-3 p.m.
  • Business Analytics: 12-3 p.m.
  • PC Troubleshooting: 4-7 p.m.
  • Database 4-7 p.m.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

  • Security Final Round: 8-10 a.m.
  • Awards Ceremony: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Schedule of events is subject to minor changes. Other activities scheduled: Lunch/Dinner, Student Mixer, Faculty/Advisor/Sponsor Mixer, Career Recruitments, etc.

Registration

Register now for the USITCC regional student competition in Springfield, Missouri, on October 20-22, 2022!

  • Early bird rate (before September 30, 2022): $25/person
  • After September 30, 2022, $35/person
  • Onsite Registration: $50/person

Travel Information

Event address & contact information

Missouri State University College of Business
851 S John Q Hammons Pkwy, Springfield, MO 65897

Phone: (417) 836-5646
Email: ITCompetition@missouristate.edu

Lodging Information

Kentwood Hall, 701 E. St. Louis St., Springfield, MO 65806 is a renovated historic six-story building. Kentwood offers private rooms, two-person, super doubles, and three-person rooms.

Each room is carpeted and offers an ensuite bathroom and adjustable-height loft-style beds. All rooms will have ethernet ports and Wi-Fi. Each room has a mid-sized refrigerator with separate freezer and microwave. All rooms are smoke and tobacco free. Basic linens will include sheets, pillow, a light blanket, and towels.

The rate is $30 per bed per night. To make a reservation, please contact ITCompetition@missouristate.edu

A shuttle will be provided at no cost from Kentwood Hall to MSU’s Glass Hall (competition location) and from the Springfield airport to Kentwood Hall.

Springfield Airport

Competitors and guests may fly into the Springfield-Branson National Airport. Airlines include American, Allegiant, Delta and United. The airport is located eight miles from the Missouri State University campus.

Nearby Dining

The Plaster Student Union on the Missouri State University campus offers a variety of well-known restaurants including:

  • Starbucks
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Subway
  • Panda Express
  • Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers

Downtown Springfield is also home to many restaurants, cafes and coffee shops.

Area attractions

Sponsor and exhibitor registration

Photo of student pointing to computer screen

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available, including sponsorship of technology-specific events centered on the signature skillset you are looking to recruit/hire or technology/resources you would like to showcase to faculty members.

Register or learn more about sponsorships and exhibitor booths

Sponsors

Thank you to all our sponsors!

Kiewit Corporation

College of Business Graduate ProgramsConocoPhillips logo

KPMG

Next Level Solutions

Springfield Tech Council

Foundation for Information Technology Education