Creating IT Futures: 2014 Summit

Washington State IT CTC faculty are invited to the Creating IT Futures 2014 Summit sponsored by the Center of Excellence. It will be taking place Thursday/Friday, May 15/16, 2014 at the Mercer Island Community and Events Center. This is free for our faculty. Topics will include: IT Common Courses, IT BAS programs/degree titles, IT Certificates for degree holders, worker retraining students, and collaboration in developing IT BAS degrees.

Creating IT Futures

Technology/Workforce Trends Webinars

In building off the 2013 information technology (IT) skill’s gap forum, the Center’s director, Maureen Majury, presented research compiled from the forum, as well as new research on technology trends, workforce demand, and the importance of soft (or, employability skills), for Microsoft IT Academy and Insight’s 2013 program. You can view the webinars by reading this post.

Technology Trends Microsoft Academy Program 102913

Updates & News for Fall 2013

Find out about new 2013-2014 Center’s free services, opportunities, and catch you up on some IT Skills Gap Forum (March 2013) results in case you missed it before, as well as provide links to the videos and keynote PowerPoint presentation (Mr. Keith Loeber, Microsoft) from the Pathways to IT Applied Baccalaureates for WA State Students Summit (June 2013).

Fall 2013 Center Updates and News
  • Employers Want These Skills in Systems Integrators http://t.co/QWxS0nnEni - Mar 27, 7:15pm
  • If you are thinking about switching curriculum, "Despite bright, shiny rivals, good old Office still rules at work." http://t.co/hoPY0o8gXN - Oct 22, 7:38pm
Centers of Excellence

Developing partnerships among business, industry and education to meet the future needs of Washington State.