Tri-Co Tech Days got so big, we had to rename it Tri-Co TECHTOBER! We are super excited to announce the events of 2020 TECHTOBER! which include employer info sessions, alumni career chats, technical skill development, and lots of recruiting/hiring opportunities! Here is a sampling of our events:
- Tresata Predictive Analytics Company Virtual Info Session: 10/5, 6:00 pm ET
Tresata is a predictive analytics software company. We work with large enterprises in Tresata Health (healthcare & insurance), Tresata Money (FS & Fintech), and Tresata Things (enterprise retail, IoT, & transportation). With them we automate data management (create intelligence) and monetization (build predictive apps fueled by that intelligence). We help companies manage their massive amounts of data and find value in it. We do it better, faster, and cheaper than anyone else. We are based in Charlotte, with offices in New York, London, and Delhi.. For more details, see tresata.com/careers/ .
- WOMEN ENGINEERS@ FACEBOOK: 10/6/20, 3:00 pm ET
An amazing group of Facebook women will come together to discuss their experience as women in tech and the impact they each make at Facebook.
- A Student Perspective – Tech Internships: 10/6, 8:00 pm ET
Join Micah Harkins SC ’21 for a conversation about technology internships. Learn application tips, interview strategies, and suggestions for making an impact during the internship. A little about Micah: I am a senior physics major and am interested in data driven problem solving across disciplines. Last summer I interned at Amazon Web Services as a software engineer. In the summer before last I worked in a physics lab doing computer modeling of the early universe. I’m happy to talk about how I used my experience from the lab while at Amazon and to discuss more general tips for success as a software engineer.
- Flipboard Information Session: 10/7, 7:00 pm ET
From Day One, we’ve believed that great stories move the world forward and that truth matters. Flipboard was founded as one place to find the stories for your day, bringing together your favorite news sources with social content, to give a deep view into everything from political issues to technology trends to travel inspiration. Over the years, in partnership with the world’s greatest publishers and with you, our community, we’ve built a curated experience with a plurality of voices, where people can find quality stories on any interest, investing in their lives and their passions. Now our mission is to advance conversation through important and influential stories that not only keep people informed, but also inspire them to engage, learn and lead.
- FEATURED EVENT! Diverse Alumni in Tech Panel: 10/8, 7:00 pm ET
Join TriCo alumni for a discussion on diversity in tech on October 8th at 6pm via Zoom. Our alumni panelists include:
– Ty Ahmad-Taylor (HC ’90), Vice President Product Marketing @ Facebook
– Winnie Hien (BMC ’12) Principal Technical Consultant @ HubSpot
– Elizabeth Lindsey (SC ’02), Chief Executive Officer @ Byte Back
– Jimmy Charité (SC ’11), Data Scientist – Instagram Machine Learning
– Guest Moderator – Adoley Ammah-Tagoe (Princeton University) Manager of Education Success at Handshake
- Tri-Co Technical Interviewing Workshop by FAST Enterprises: 10/12, 7:00 pm ET
Have you ever wondered how to prepare for a technical interview? Come to our Tri-College technical interviewing workshop to learn tips and tricks to be best prepared for your next technical interview! You will take a problem solving test, learn how to solve logic puzzles, and learn the best tips on how to nail the behavioral portion of an interview.
- Crush Your Coding Interview @ Facebook: 10/13, 3:00 pm ET
Learn how to best prepare and practice for your technical interviews. Interview trained engineers will demystify the interview process and offer insight into what is being evaluated during our technical interviews.
- Cesium Technology Info Session, 10/21, 7:00 pm ET
Our growing team is building the future of digital worlds, here in Philadelphia. This Zoom Demo Session is an opportunity to learn more about the 3D technology Cesium builds, what it is like to work at a startup, how we are working with Epic Games to bring real-world 3D to Unreal, how we are creating 3D-location-enabled AR experiences, and how DMD and CGGT students can jumpstart their career in graphics beyond movies. Cesium was awarded the 2020 Technology Startup Enterprise Award by the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) and the 2020 Startup of the Year in the Geospatial World Awards by Geospatial Media and Communications.