You have been invited to participate in a unique opportunity to learn from and connect with local employers who are looking to hire for internship and entry-level positions.
On Thursday, October 17th from 4:40pm-6:30pm The Talent and Education Network, a program of The Main Line Chamber of Commerce, will be hosting a special event, “Opportunity Knocks: Get Your Message Across/Meet Employers,” with Guest Speaker TechLife Steph, along with a panel discussion of recent graduates who have begun their own career journeys. Learn how you too can make yourself more marketable to land and retain jobs.
Employers from the suburbs and city will be available to discuss positions available within their companies. The first 40 students who register and attend the event will be automatically entered to win an iPad, Amazon Fire Stick, or a waterproof speaker. This will be a catered event with to-go boxes onsite.
“Opportunity Knocks” provides a great opportunity to learn from and build connections with employers who want to meet you so bring some resumes. A number of students will receive jobs and internship offers as a result of this event. Click here to register and please let us know that you will plan to attend.
CalixTech News Presents: The Third annual NEWARK GAMING EXP Attendees will not only get to compete in an amateur e-sports tournament & have access to a great gaming event with tons of giveaways & prizes, but will also be able to play retro games, some indie game titles, compete in gaming challenges, participate in a Halo Tournament (check out our Halo/Monster lounge) & DEMO VR Gaming with the HTC Vive.
Register to play as soon as possible; Space is limited. First come, first serve regarding tournament entry.
Saturday, October 19 – Event Starts at 1 PM
Hosted at =SPACE Downtown: 2 Gateway Cntr.(Concourse Level), Newark, NJ 07102
Coding bootcamps have been growing across the country (and world) since their launch in 2012. The supply and demand mismatch for skilled software developers has provided a new opportunity for skills-based education programs. Come learn how these innovative schools have grown to fill a talent need – and are now helping reskill people into technology careers.
Tech Elevator is a leading 14-week bootcamp and career prep program, teaching people with a variety of backgrounds to become software developers and land fulfilling careers in tech. We are excited to be launching a program in Philadelphia in January 2020! With existing campuses in Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Detroit, Columbus and Cincinnati, Tech Elevator looks to bring its proven and nationally-ranked program to help elevate people, companies and the greater Philadelphia community. We’ll provide details on our program and let you learn more from our team at this event.
6:00pm: Presentation Start
7:00pm: Q & A, Meet the Team
DIRECTIONS & PARKING/TRANSIT DETAILS
Pipeline Philly is located inside The Graham Building on the 15th floor. The Graham Building is next to City Hall and 15th Street Station, with access to trolley lines, the Broad Street Line and the Market Frankfort Line. We’re two blocks away from Suburban Station, with regional rail and PATCO lines. There are parking garages and metered parking in the immediate area as well.
Data for Good, hosted by Women in Data, Philadelphia Chapter
Keynote speaker: Cindi Howson, the Chief Data Strategy Officer of ThoughtSpot
Learn the importance of having strong data governance team in an organization, how can YOU support the ‘Good data movement’, and various job roles that are available in Data Quality and Governance
TLC Philly – 7th Annual Conference – Digital Access and Civic Engagement
—by Technology Learning Collaborative
Featuring Angela Siefer of the National Digital Inclusion Alliance
Join us for the TLC Philly 7th Annual Conference focused on Digital Access and Civic Engagement. Our conference gives you a chance to hear multiple speakers from Philly who are focused on issues of digital inclusion and equity in their programs. Our keynote speaker is Angela Siefer, the Executive Director of the National Digital Inclusion Alliance.
The conference is free and will include both morning refreshments and lunch. Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any accessibility concerns so that we can meet your needs before and at the conference.
TLC Philly drives the digital literacy, access, and inclusion conversation in Philadelphia by promoting professional collaboration, training, and networking among organizations and institutions that have a dedicated interest in moving these areas forward. Learn more on the TLC Philly website.
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
Heim Center for Civic Engagement
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Over 900 students from across the nation for 24 hours of creation, innovation, & fun. From seasoned coding veterans to first-time hackers from any major or field, all are welcome to join. Discover your ability to create change by developing technology to solve real-world problems, working with industry leaders, and collaborating with your peers.
The standard HackPSU experience. Learn new skills with workshops in everything from beginners Python to machine learning, and collaborate with team members to build something awesome. We’ll have tons of great mentors and other staff around to help you on your way. Choose this track if you’re passionate about technology and development.
The alternative HackPSU experience. Here, you will pitch an innovative solution for a real-world tech problem facing today’s businesses. As a result, you have the opportunity to learn about today’s emerging technologies and collaborate with team members to present something awesome. Choose this track if you’re passionate about business and consulting.
Philadelphia Career Fair – November 5, 2019 – Live Recruiting/Hiring Event
— hosted by National Career Fairs
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland and the Center for Women in Computing are pleased to present the second year of Tech + Research: Welcoming Women to Computing Research. This is a three day research workshop geared towards engaging undergraduate women in computing. During this workshop, student teams will come together and collaboratively work together to use technology to solve pressing issues.
Parallel to Technica, the largest all-women and non-binary hackathon in the nation, students will participate in the Research track at Technica The weekend event will bring together computing faculty from institutions across the state of Maryland to serve as mentors on projects in their research areas. Along with providing hands-on research experience in a dynamic hackathon setting, the weekend workshop will include sessions introducing attendees to the basics of computer science research (CSR) and highlight the exciting opportunities that come with pursuing a graduate degree in computer science.
Who Can Attend?
We welcome all women undergraduates from colleges and universities to apply. Current master’s students considering a PhD program may apply and will be considered on a case by case basis. Please apply by October 15th for best consideration. Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, October 23th if space is still availible.
Registration Process and Fees
Participants will have two options to experience this workshop.
- Students who live more than 15 miles away from College Park, MD will be provided housing.
- Students who live on or near the UMD campus (less than 15 miles away from College Park, MD) will not be provided housing.
Housing does not include Sunday, 11/10/19. Students are expected to check out Sunday morning before programming.
All meals, snacks, and supplies will be provided for both groups from Friday morning breakfast through Sunday lunch. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from UMCP.
REMEMBER: YOU MUST REGISTER FOR BOTH TECHNICA & TECH + RESEARCH
For full information, please visit https://inclusion.cs.umd.edu/events/techresearch.
Join us for a half-day of food, drinks, and educational sessions on the Microsoft suite of products. Get updated by our team of experts on the new solutions coming from Microsoft and how they can be incorporated into your IT infrastructure.
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Registration & Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM | Windows10 VDI on Azure Session
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM | Coffee Break
2:45 PM – 4:45 PM | Microsoft Azure Sentinel & Security Session
4:45 PM – 6:00 PM | Networking Reception
During these custom sessions, we will be discussing:
- – An introduction to Windows10 VDI through a live demo
- – Azure: Microsoft’s leading cloud platform
- – The various Azure tools that keep your cost and time down
- – A breakdown of cloud security, in respects to Azure
- – A live demo on Azure Sentinel
Are you interested in working in the finance industry but not sure if it’s the right path for you? Next February, join us at SIG to learn more about what a day in the life looks like across our trading, finance, technology, and operations teams. Throughout the day you’ll get to learn about what our teams do, how options trading works, and will get a sense of our unique culture and work environment.
What we’re looking for
This opportunity is open to women who are planning to graduate in the winter of 2021 or the spring of 2022. We are looking for students with a background and interest in any of the following fields/majors:
- Math/Applied Math
- Computer Science/Engineering
- Information Technology
- Systems Engineering /Networking/Security
Please submit your resume in order to be considered for the program.