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Talent

A unique way for regional companies to partner with the marketing power and brand of the Pittsburgh Technology Council to attract top active and passive job seekers. 

Upcoming Events

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Hire UP: Tech Bootcamp Talent
23 Feb
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Winning Talent Together: Corporate Partnerships
14 Mar
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L.A.U.N.C.H. Spring 2023 Cohort
24 Mar
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2023 STEM Summit
20 Apr
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Talent Events Include:

Workforce Development Programs

Winning Talent Together: A Pittsburgh Technology Council quarterly program series focused on strategic talent initiatives, retaining & finding top talent, and best practices in human resources/ talent recruitment in Pittsburgh. Recent topics included Demystifying the Requirements for Hiring and Retaining International Talent, Overcoming the Software Developer Talent Shortage, The Brave New World of Performance Management & Talent Analytics.

Hire Up: Looking to recruit the next generation of top technology talent for part and full-time positions or internships? The Pittsburgh Technology Council’s Hire UP can help. Hire UP convenes top students from all Pittsburgh colleges and universities, for a top-notch job fair. Students studying information technology, engineering, traditional sciences, and more will be looking to learn about opportunities at your company.

Tech Connect: A unique way to brand your business as the employer of choice among a specialized group of professionals. Culminating in a private event, either in person or virtual, via Zoom, Tech Connect brings the Council’s recruiting, event planning and marketing tools together to dramatically increase a company’s exposure to targeted job seekers (passive and active).

Summer Slam: This social event is for Pittsburgh vibrant technology community filled with software developers, engineers, data scientists, product managers, UX developers, AI/Machine Learning engineers, cybersecurity professionals, systems analysts, help desk technicians and everyone in between.

Educational Programs (Produced in collaboration with FortyX80)

STEM Summit: The STEM Summit is a one-day event each Spring designed to showcase the diverse array of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math related careers that are available in southwestern Pennsylvania. We invite students, educators, administrators and parents to join us as we work to promote the future pipeline of technology talent in the region. Company tours are the highlight of this program!

Three Rivers Educational Technology Conference: Three Rivers Educational Technology Conference (TRETC) is the best opportunity all year for teachers and K-12 administrators and higher education decision makers in the Pittsburgh region. TRETC allows you to network with peers and choose from over 50 professional development sessions to enhance your classroom teaching abilities.

LAUNCH: The LAUNCH (Learn, Aspire, Understand, Navigate, Connect, Highlight) program transforms the natural curiosity of high school girls into a voice of leadership in the STEM industry. Through our comprehensive program, high school girls will gain insight into their leadership style and be equipped with the confidence to pursue a successful career path in STEM. LAUNCH integrates the Athena leadership curriculum, interactive portfolio development, and professional mentors working in STEM. Through their engagement, our participants experience growth as leaders and exit the program prepared to create positive changes in their chosen career path.

For more information contact Marie Pelloni, Director of Talent, STEM, & Workforce Innovation Initiatives at mpelloni@pghtech.org.

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Meet Bilbo, our Pet of the Week from @HARPSavesLives!

Bilbo was a New Year's present to HARP as he arrived as a stray on December 31st. Bilbo is four years old & could not be more precious & sweet. Come on in to HARP’s East Side location & meet your future furr-ever friend! https://t.co/WS3NSK94im

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Register for our fifth Net Zero & ESG Innovation event on February 21 with our friends from the @Fusion_Industry Association! Join us to discuss applications and opportunities for #fusionenergy in #WesternPA as it relates to ESG and achieving #netzero. https://t.co/OsOCxm7a7R

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Tune in TechVibe Radio this Sunday (2/5) as Mike Embrescia of @CarnegieRobotic details how the team is focused on engineering autonomy and producing the components that power autonomy. Join the fun at 6 AM on 100.1 FM or AM 1020 KDKA. https://t.co/wSxKHpmVlB

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

New Members are invited to join us next Tues., Feb. 7, for a New Member Mixer hosted @ the Tech Council! During this networking event attendees will learn more about membership amenities & get to know our staff/programs! We hope to see you! Register at https://t.co/TJUGZ4jff6 https://t.co/sSJ5ifRzPY

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Gene Leyzarovich founded JetStor nearly 30 years ago with a $5K loan from his parents and an ambition to grab on to what he knew would become a fast-growing industry -- data storage. Listen to his founding story. https://t.co/zbDy2qE6Cn

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Congratulations to our very own @PittsTechAudrey on being part of @CityAndStatePA's Pittsburgh Power 100 with so many incredible leaders! https://t.co/X0raOiCy0k

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Big news for our @Huntington_Bank CEO Series! We have two upcoming events with some incredible featured speakers:

- Friday, February 24: Luis von Ahn, CEO of @duolingo
- Monday, March 27: Greg Williams, CEO of @Acrisure

Learn more and register at https://t.co/x2hdRmMPf1! https://t.co/ctL525h5fD