Minn State I.T. Center of Excellence I.T. Professionals Group
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IT Connect: Community is an online community which helps IT professionals stay connected across the state of MN.

This is a group where IT Professionals from Minnesota have the ability to connect and collaborate together about anything Tech! Anything from careers, employment, technology, trainin Read more...g and beyond! We are here to help mentor and connect you with IT employers in the state of Minnesota.

We want to help you make a great first impression with employers, so we are working on developing resources for the development of your Career Readiness skills too! Watch for upcoming opportunities and events about Career Readiness coming soon!

On the left hand side of this page, click on Events, Forums, Conversations, Blog, or Feed:
* See which employers are our primary PARTNERS in growing IT talent in MN!
* Register for upcoming IT EVENTS,
* Join one of the FORUMS to learn about hot topics,
* Have a real-time CONVERSATIONS with students or employers,
* Read BLOGS on trends in IT careers, employment, employers, technology, and more;
* Sign up for FEEDS to stay in touch with news and announcements!

We hope that you enjoy the IT professionals community!

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Tue, May, 12th 2020

New Directions In IT Conference - Virtual, Fun, & Free

For College Faculty & I.T. Professionals

You Can Influence I.T. Higher Education In Minnesota.

Monday, May 18th - Wednesday May 20th, 2020 


Because of social distancing, the New Directions Conference is being offered completely online for 2020!

The best part? A virtual conference allows attendance for those of you unable to participate in the past due to  Read more...distance or other timing constraints! 

Challenging times will allow us the opportunity to see many new faces and hear your input.

Make sure and sign up today. 

Conference Includes Free SAS Viya: Basics Training and Much More!

SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Charles Betz, Principal Analyst at Forrester/ Adjunct Faculty at St Thomas School of Engineering
Jim Hietala, VP of Business Development and Security at The Open Group
Dan McCreary, Distinguished Engineer in AI and Graph at Optum
Sign Up Here: https://minnstate.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WbsNsYV8ShSZGyJoUINZFw Show less...
New Directions In IT Conference - Virtual, Fun, & Free For College Faculty & I.T. Professionals You Can Influence I.T. Higher Education In Minnesota. Monday, May 18th - Wednesday May 20th, 2020  Because of social distancing, the New Directions Conference is being offered completely online for 2020! The best part? A virtual conference allows attendance for those of you unable to participate in the past due to distance or other timing constraints!  Challenging times will allow us the opportunity to see many new faces and hear your input. Make sure and sign up today.  Conference Includes Free SAS Viya: Basics Training and Much More! SPEAKERS INCLUDE: Charles Betz, Principal Analyst at Forrester/ Adjunct Faculty at St Thomas School of Engineering Jim Hietala, VP of Business Development and Security at The Open Group Dan McCreary, Distinguished Engineer in AI and Graph at Optum Sign Up Here: https://minnstate.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WbsNsYV8ShSZGyJoUINZFw
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Fri, April, 24th 2020

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Become a Mentor with Genesys Works

Genesys Works Twin Cities provides skills training, meaningful work experiences, and impactful relationships to prepare underrepresented and underserved students for a lifetime of economic self-sufficiency. As a volunteer mentor, you have the opportunity to be paired with college student in our Talent Development Pipeline and support their career journey. Serving as a mentor to a young person who's aspiring to enter the technology workforce during an uncertain time is a GREAT way to make an  Read more...impact. Apply by May 1st: REBRAND.LY/MENTOR2020APP Show less...
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Genesys Works Twin Cities provides skills training, meaningful work experiences, and impactful relationships to prepare underrepresented and underserved students for a lifetime of economic self-sufficiency. As a volunteer mentor, you have the opportunity to be paired with college student in our Talent Development Pipeline and support their career journey. Serving as a mentor to a young person who's aspiring to enter the technology workforce during an uncertain time is a GREAT way to make an impact. Apply by May 1st: REBRAND.LY/MENTOR2020APP
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Wed, February, 12th 2020

Hi every one an IT Professionals is there any Certificates in Online Study Thank You
Hi every one an IT Professionals is there any Certificates in Online Study Thank You
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Thu, July, 25th 2019

Did you know Google offers Conference and Travel Scholarships for select tech industry conferences to help underrepresented groups attend tech conferences? You should apply!!! https://programs-scholarships.appspot.com/scholarships/google-travel-scholarships/#!?detail-content-tabby_activeEl=overview
Did you know Google offers Conference and Travel Scholarships for select tech industry conferences to help underrepresented groups attend tech conferences? You should apply!!! https://programs-scholarships.appspot.com/scholarships/google-travel-scholarships/#!?detail-content-tabby_activeEl=overview
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Thu, April, 4th 2019

Are you interested in Agile methodology? The Metro State IPD is offering a bundled course package for our new Maximizing Agile with Analysis Course and our Intro to Agile course where you can save $200 on your total registration! Call 612-659-7230 for more information or to register.
Are you interested in Agile methodology? The Metro State IPD is offering a bundled course package for our new Maximizing Agile with Analysis Course and our Intro to Agile course where you can save $200 on your total registration! Call 612-659-7230 for more information or to register.
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Thu, March, 14th 2019

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Are you Registered for New Directions in IT Faculty Conference?

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May 15-17th, hands on training on Wednesday, All day learning Thursday, Friday is planning day! Come and join us as we celebrate our collaborative opportunities!

Guest Trainers and Speakers from: RedTeam Secure, C Squared, Security Studio, Fairview Clinics, SAS, JMP, Veritas and more!
Are you registered?
May 15-17th, hands on training on Wednesday, All day learning Thursday, Friday is planning day! Come and join us as we celebrate our collaborative opportunities! Guest Trainers and Speakers from: RedTeam Secure, C Squared, Security Studio, Fairview Clinics, SAS, JMP, Veritas and more!
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Wed, February, 13th 2019

Storytelling. We grow up with it being a huge part of our lives, and believe it or not, it is an important skill for adults in the business world too! Using storytelling skills properly can help you gain the attention of your listeners and also allow you to deliver a precise and compelling message. The Metropolitan State Institute for Professional Development's storytelling continuing ed course is one of our favorites and takes place February 28th from 8:30am-4:30pm. For more information,  Read more...visit our website at https://metrostateipd.org/courses/storytelling-for-leaders/#1461342419548-83be7470-3d7c Show less...
Storytelling. We grow up with it being a huge part of our lives, and believe it or not, it is an important skill for adults in the business world too! Using storytelling skills properly can help you gain the attention of your listeners and also allow you to deliver a precise and compelling message. The Metropolitan State Institute for Professional Development's storytelling continuing ed course is one of our favorites and takes place February 28th from 8:30am-4:30pm. For more information, visit our website at https://metrostateipd.org/courses/storytelling-for-leaders/#1461342419548-83be7470-3d7c
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Wed, September, 19th 2018

Cyber Security Summit is 1 month away, hotel block closes Sept. 30
Save 15% on registration using our discount code

A quick reminder: We have partnered with this year’s Cyber Security Summit in Minneapolis to offer a 15% discount to the event. The event is just one month away, so now is a good time to solidify your plans. If you plan to take a hotel room during the Summit, act now because rates and availability are only guaranteed through Sept. 30.

The 8 Read more...th annual Cyber Security Summit takes place Oct. 22-24 at the Minneapolis Convention Center and will bring together businesses of all types to learn about the latest threats and emerging solutions in security. Scheduled topics include: How To Deal With the Sheer Volume of Security Data, What You Need to Know About Protecting Trade Secrets, How to Operationalize Threat Intelligence, the Economics of Cybersecurity, and an Update on the National Policy Conversation Around Security, among others. You can view the whole agenda at cybersecuritysummit.org/summit-agenda. Organizations represented include the FBI, the DOJ, Target, IBM Resilient, US Bank, CenturyLink, Xcel Energy, and many more.

To learn more and register for the event, go to cybersecuritysummit.org.

To Save 15% Use Code: ITCE18

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Cyber Security Summit is 1 month away, hotel block closes Sept. 30 Save 15% on registration using our discount code A quick reminder: We have partnered with this year’s Cyber Security Summit in Minneapolis to offer a 15% discount to the event. The event is just one month away, so now is a good time to solidify your plans. If you plan to take a hotel room during the Summit, act now because rates and availability are only guaranteed through Sept. 30. The 8th annual Cyber Security Summit takes place Oct. 22-24 at the Minneapolis Convention Center and will bring together businesses of all types to learn about the latest threats and emerging solutions in security. Scheduled topics include: How To Deal With the Sheer Volume of Security Data, What You Need to Know About Protecting Trade Secrets, How to Operationalize Threat Intelligence, the Economics of Cybersecurity, and an Update on the National Policy Conversation Around Security, among others. You can view the whole agenda at cybersecuritysummit.org/summit-agenda. Organizations represented include the FBI, the DOJ, Target, IBM Resilient, US Bank, CenturyLink, Xcel Energy, and many more. To learn more and register for the event, go to cybersecuritysummit.org. To Save 15% Use Code: ITCE18 https://itconnect.workoutloud.com/Event/cyber-security-summit-2018
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Mon, July, 16th 2018

Overview
If you are a veteran and looking for a job or are interested in exploring new careers, come to the largest veterans career fair in Minnesota.

This no-cost event for job seekers brings together:

Employers, who can provide company information, speak with you about current job openings and interview you for open positions on site.
Service providers who can assist with your employment-related needs, as well as provide information and referrals to  Read more...non-work related services for veterans.
Resource area staffed by HR professionals to assist with resume critique and job search advice.
Professional photographer available to take pictures for LinkedIn profile.
All former and current members of the U.S. military are welcome.

Check out the Employer Directory for more information on attending employers and their open jobs.

Register NOW as a Job Seeker (Registration is not required but highly encouraged)

Employer Registration is now SOLD OUT

If you have any questions, contact Eveline Vanda at 651-259-7298.
https://mn.gov/deed/events/veterans.jsp
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Overview If you are a veteran and looking for a job or are interested in exploring new careers, come to the largest veterans career fair in Minnesota. This no-cost event for job seekers brings together: Employers, who can provide company information, speak with you about current job openings and interview you for open positions on site. Service providers who can assist with your employment-related needs, as well as provide information and referrals to non-work related services for veterans. Resource area staffed by HR professionals to assist with resume critique and job search advice. Professional photographer available to take pictures for LinkedIn profile. All former and current members of the U.S. military are welcome. Check out the Employer Directory for more information on attending employers and their open jobs. Register NOW as a Job Seeker (Registration is not required but highly encouraged) Employer Registration is now SOLD OUT If you have any questions, contact Eveline Vanda at 651-259-7298. https://mn.gov/deed/events/veterans.jsp
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Tue, January, 30th 2018

This group is for IT Professionals currently working in the field. Share resources and innovative ideas in this group. Ask a question or start a conversation today!
This group is for IT Professionals currently working in the field. Share resources and innovative ideas in this group. Ask a question or start a conversation today!
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