A mash-up of an accelerator, a hackathon, and a weekend-long party, Hatch This, Nov. 2-4, matches attendees in teams with expert mentorship to craft a startup and compete for prizes including seed funding and office space at Hatch AVL, located downtown at 45 S. French Broad Avenue. Participants should come ready to pitch a business […]
If you’re finding it hard to find the right tech talent in WNC, then please complete this critical Workforce Survey and let us know what skills, education and training you’re looking for now and in the future. The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce has launch a regional survey to study workforce and employment challenges in our 10-county […]
Asheville SCORE just announced their Fall 2018 Schedule. Asheville SCORE sponsors a wide variety of local seminars, workshops, and other programs offering helpful information from SCORE mentors on starting and running a business. Most are free! Check them out and register soon. The first one starts August 18th.
The Mountain Area Workforce Development Board has training grants for up to $10,000 to reimburse employer’s expenses incurred to train-up current staff. Does your company need to migrate to the cloud but your system administrators and developers need to learn a new platform? Is your company developing a cyber security profile, but your staff don’t […]
Get them while you can! Tickets for WordCamp Asheville 2018 are now on sale and generally sell out quickly so don’t delay. Deets: August 17-19, 2018 $40 for Sat/Sun or $70 for all 3 days @Mission Health/AB Tech Conference Center Buy Tickets Here WordCamp Asheville WordCamp Asheville attracts bloggers, business owners, designers, developers, and hobbyists […]
Women Who Code (WWCode), a global organization with over 100,000 members, is taking applications for its 2019 cohort of new chapters. The Women in Technology Meetup in Asheville is aiming to morph itself into a WWCode chapter so they can benefit by being part of a larger women in tech movement, get financial support, and […]
What folks may not believe is that there are tech/IT jobs and definitely tech/IT talent in our beautiful region. Come to the WNC Techathon to learn about both. Network, enjoy some food from Moe’s Southwest Grill, and hey, since you’ll be there, get a beer too! All levels of talent are encouraged to attend from […]
BSides Asheville is back for it’s fifth annual infosec conference. Register for 4-hour training sessions on Friday, June 22nd for $64 each and the day long conference on Saturday, June 23rd for $32. Get your conference tickets soon and tell other geeks you’ll be going on our meet up site here.
AB Tech’s Computer Technology Department is planning for next year and they’re asking for the WNC tech community’s input. Whether you’re a hiring manager or work in tech and want solid coworkers, your input matters! Take a few minutes to complete AB Tech’s survey here. Thanks for helping shape the tech talent pipeline in our […]
Want to give back to our local region? Have you ever thought about a great way to connect learning in the classroom to the technology work you do on a daily basis? In January, NC Superintendent Mark Johnson submitted recommendations to the Joint Legislative Education Oversight Committee to expand computer science opportunities to all students […]