ASCnet offers scholarship to technology conference

Application deadline is May 31

University Park, Illinois – May 19, 2011 – Applied Systems Client Network (ASCnet) is accepting applications for a scholarship that will allow an ASCnet member to attend the organization’s 2011 annual conference in September in Orlando, Fla.

The scholarship provides round-trip air fare, hotel accommodations and registration for TENCon, ASCnet’s Technology, Education & Networking Conference. This year’s TENCon takes place September 20-23, at the Gaylord Palms Hotel & Convention Center.

ASCnet is the international authorized user group of professionals who use agency and broker management solutions developed by insurance technology company Applied Systems. The annual TENCon scholarship is awarded jointly by ASCnet’s board of directors and its Past Presidents Foundation. Applicants may apply online or download a form at Deadline for applications is May 31, 2011.

�We want our winner to be able to connect with Applied Systems, carriers and fellow users so he or she can receive the best training available, network and learn about new solutions to help his or her agency grow,� said Susan Carlson, ASCnet’s director of education. To qualify, applicants must be ASCnet members in good standing. A scholarship subcommittee will review the applicants and notify the winner July 31. Questions regarding the scholarship can be directed to [email protected]

About Applied Systems Client Network, Inc.

ASCnet (Applied Systems Client Network, Inc.) is an international association representing more than 80,000 insurance professionals in 11 countries and territories. The only authorized user group for Applied Systems software, ASCnet promotes successful technology and business practices through communication, education and advocacy. Founded in 1985, ASCnet is based in Des Plaines, Ill.

About Applied Systems, Inc.

Applied Systems, Inc. develops, sells and supports insurance agency and broker management systems and provides services for accounting, customer, policy, claims management, and all related agent and broker functions. More than 130,000 users in 11,000 agencies of every size and complexity level use Applied Systems solutions built around insurance agency software � TAM®, Epic™, Vision®, and DORIS™. In addition, Applied Systems is recognized as a pioneer in advancing agent-carrier communication, continuing its longstanding work to promote download and real-time technology.