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Miami Tech Talent Coalition In-Person Meeting

October 12, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Calling all local companies hiring for tech-related roles and tech ecosystem builders! We invite you to be a part of the next Miami Tech Talent Coalition meeting on October 12th, 2023.

This fifth in-person gathering is your chance to actively contribute to the advancement of Miami’s tech talent pipeline. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to collaborate, network, and make a real impact! Thanks to our hosts the Miami Marlins and Ironhack!

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What to Expect:

During this collaborative event, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with industry leaders and gain valuable insights from the coalition’s working group chairs. Here’s a glimpse of the working groups that will be present:

Inclusive Tech Pipeline: Discover how to recruit, onboard, and retain non-traditional talent pools from Miami’s rich and diverse community. Chaired by Toia Santamarina of GET Cities and Selenis Leguisamon (AWS). Advised by Angelica Santibanez (Amazon).

Emerging Tech: Explore the endless possibilities in entry-level technology jobs, internships, and apprenticeships. Chaired by Charles Irizarry (BRIM), Ken Finneran (eMed), and advised by Millie Acebal (Kaseya).

Tech Skills Gap: Address the need to re-skill and upskill existing employees while identifying skills gaps in the market. Chaired by Olga Naumavich (Millennium Management) and advised by Luis Lepe (Telefonica Tech).

Small Business Capacity Building: Join the efforts to create tech talent pathways specifically designed for micro and small businesses. Chaired by Reginald Andre (ARK Solvers).

Why You Should Attend:

South Florida’s tech job market has experienced rapid growth, and now is the time to leverage this momentum. By joining the Miami Tech Talent Coalition, you’ll become an integral part of the region’s thriving tech ecosystem. As an employer, your active involvement in coalition meetings will ensure that academic programs align with industry needs, providing you with a direct pipeline to top tech talent. You’ll have the opportunity to engage with decision-makers, C-level executives, academic institutions, training providers, and passionate individuals dedicated to Miami’s tech talent development.

How to Join:

Becoming a member of the Miami Tech Talent Coalition is free. Your commitment lies in your time and active engagement in coalition meetings. Let your voice be heard and contribute to the growth of Miami’s tech community!

More About The Miami Tech Talent Coalition:

This initiative is powered by Miami Tech Works, a $10-million grant awarded by the Good Jobs Challenge initiative from the Economic Development Administration. We are proud to have the support of esteemed founding organizations, including Miami-Dade County, City of Miami, Miami-Dade Beacon Council, Refresh Miami, Miami Dade College, Florida International University, OIC of South Florida, Florida Memorial University, and CareerSource South Florida.

Secure your spot now and be part of the driving force behind Miami’s thriving tech talent ecosystem.

Details

Date:
October 12, 2023
Time:
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/miami-tech-talent-coalition-in-person-meeting-october-2023-tickets-706842634347

Venue

loanDepot Park
501 Marlins Way
Miami, FL 33125 United States
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Organizer

Miami Tech Works
Email
miamitechworks@mdc.edu
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