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Computer Science Teachers Association 2018 Conference, Omaha
CSTA will be bringing its world class professional development and educator community together again in July of 2018. We are excited to offer teachers of Computer Science the opportunity to build skills, meet other teachers, and get inspired!
Product Design: Success with Personas, Omaha
Personas are the cornerstone of User Experience Design. In this collaborative workshop session, you’ll learn how to talk to stakeholders about the value of personas, the distinction between Marketing and Product personas, generative research, and how to identify patterns and develop personas that can be used in your organization.
Hack Midwest, Kansas City
KC’s largest coding competition, will bring together over 300 of the region’s most talented software developers this summer to build apps for a chance at thousands in prizes.Participants will bring their ideas to life at the fast-paced 24 hour “hackathon”, happening July 21st-22nd, hosted at ShotTracker HQ. Over 50 teams from the region’s top companies will build web and mobile apps that solve business problems across industries including fintech, healthcare, sports, media, manufacturing, transportation and more.
TECNA Conference, Des Moines
The TECNA summer conference is a two-day event focused on sharing of best practices and strategies that help grow your tech council and increase your value to members, sponsors and key stakeholders in your community.
2018 Animal Health In The Heartland, Lincoln
The Iowa Biotechnology Association (IowaBio) and the Bio Nebraska Life Sciences Association (Bio Nebraska) are proud to announce the third annual Animal Health In the Heartland symposium. This year’s symposium focuses on “The Regulatory Outlook” and is scheduled for Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at the Nebraska Innovation Campus. The program will be preceded by a facility tour and networking reception in the afternoon of Wednesday, July 25th.
July 30-August 2
Intelligent Automation Week, Chicago
Bringing together a speaker faculty of 95% new faces with new insights, ideas, and content to share, you can’t miss out on this chance to take your IA program to the next level. From IT to contact centers, from organizations with advanced IA strategies in play to those who are just starting out, our customizable program allows you to create an unique experience you won’t get at any other Intelligent Automation event.
Big Omaha and Maha Music Festival, Omaha
Since our first festival in 2009, we’ve been pushing beyond the traditional music festival, attracting fans from all over the country, while celebrating the local community—the people, the stuff they create and build, and the causes they champion. This year, our tenth anniversary, is all that and then some.
Leadership Africa Summit, Omaha
The Leadership Africa Summit is the place for Africa’s young professionals, leaders, and entrepreneurs to be connected, become empowered, develop, and promote themselves. This for-purpose event is designed to support the construction of health centers in West Africa and is also an opportunity for other great minds to discover the inspiring work of young African leaders.
TiECon Detroit 2018, Novi, Michigan
TiECon Detroit 2018 is expected to attract more than 1,000 attendees, bringing together innovators, venture capitalists, startups and tech executives from around the world. The one day intensive entrepreneur bootcamp which is a part of this event will surely ignite your mind to disrupt the technology around you. The conference will also host “TiE20”, which will showcase the most promising 20 start-up companies across TiECon Detroit’s focus segments: Sensors/Electronics, Food/Health/Fitness, In Vehicle Technologies, Agriculture, Energy, Manufacturing, Marketing/Social Communications and FinTech.