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W442: Top 5 Pitfalls of IT Budgeting


Trapped in a cycle of painstakingly crafting your IT budget only to feel blindsided by your actual spend?

Between all the different vendor contract terms, pricing structures, support expiration dates, license renewals, hardware upgrades, infrastructure changes… it’s easy (and common!) to make at least a few missteps with your budget. Unfortunately, even small missteps can have significant impacts on your association’s bottom line.

In this session Optimal Networks will distill decades of experience with hundreds of organizations into actionable, digestible best practices for IT budgeting. Join us!


  • – Common IT budgeting pitfalls that lead to surprises.
  • – How to avoid these pitfalls.
  • – A tried-and-true approach to successful IT budget.

INSTRUCTOR: Heinan Landa, Founder, Optimal Networks; and Chris Abel, Manager of Consulting Services, Optimal Networks