Author: Tech Collective

Power of Planet P-TECH

Power of P-TECH:  Embracing Collaboration between Industry and Education Overview: Tech Collective’s P-Tech Liaison, Kris Turgeon, will be speaking at an international conference on how to  support and train high school students interested in Computer Science at Planet P-Tech Conference in New York City. When: August 20-21st Where: New York Hilton Midtown What: Planet P-Tech Conference This is […]

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WaterFire Announces Details for the August 17 #TechFire Lighting

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 GoLocalProv Lifestyle Team WaterFire Providence has announced the details for the full lighting that is set to take place on Saturday, August 17. The WaterFire is sponsored by Virgin Pulse, Tufts Health Plan, and Bryant University and will include a job fair. “This 2nd annual event will include prominent guest speakers from […]

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Women in Tech: The Value of Mentorship

Established in 2008, the Women in Technology (WIT) initiative educates and inspires collaboration for all women in the tech field so they can reach their full potential. We provide continuing education, mentorship, and community to promote professional and personal growth. As women are still under-represented in the technology industry, the WIT initiative is intended to […]

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Entering a Strong Second Year for Rhode Island CIO Forum

In today’s digital landscape, the role of Chief Information Officer has gone through one the largest shifts for a job definition. CIOs are carrying more responsibility in areas where they previously didn’t have a strong presence. A short time ago, only CEO’s and CFO’s were invited to sit at the table with the Board of […]

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Membership Spotlight

Keno Mullings Chief Executive Officer, Institute for Educational Leadership Why did you join the Tech Collective? “Over the past year, Tech Collective has supported IEL by inviting our students and staff to events and trainings, and by sharing our training dates with their network. It was a natural progression for us to return the favor […]

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Tech10 Awards nomination period underway through Aug. 13

June 26, 2019 PROVIDENCE – Technology hub Tech Collective has opened up the nomination period for its 2019 Tech10 Awards, which recognize the state’s most innovative companies and individuals. The nomination deadline is Aug. 13. The awards have been around since 2011, said Tech Collective Executive Director Joe Devine, and have always been given to […]

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Security speaker Michael Santarcangelo to lead upcoming Tech Collective forum

June 18, 2019 – PROVIDENCE – At the request of its cybersecurity steering committee, Tech Collective is forming a chief information security officer forum to run concurrently with its next two chief information officer forums. On Thursday, a combined forum will host nationally known security speaker and consultant Michael Santarcangelo, founder of Security Catalyst. He […]

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2019 Tech10 Awards: Call for Nominations, Application

Tech Collective announces the launch of its 2019 Tech10 Awards in partnership with Rhode Island Monthly –honoring Rhode Island’s most innovative individuals and companies. Nominate and apply at www.tech10awards.com. Deadline: Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 Providence, RI – June 10, 2019 – Tech Collective, Rhode Island’s premier technology hub, in partnership with Rhode Island Monthly, announced […]

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Power of P-TECH: Embracing Collaboration between Industry and Education

PROVIDENCE, June 7, 2019: Tech Collective completed its 3rd year coordinating and organizing workplace exposure for Providence P-TECH students.  P-TECH, which stands for Pathways in Technology Early College High School, provides access to college courseware and industry experience to high school students that can result in an associate’s degree in Computer Science and soft skill […]

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“RI Tech and Innovation Report” – Tech Collective Launches Diversity & Inclusion

PROVIDENCE, Thursday, May 30, 2019 Recognizing that in addressing the need to increase diversity in the workplace, companies need to focus on more than one underserved group, Tech Collective has launched Diversity & Inclusion, a new programming arm that will provide professional development and resources to companies and workers. The move also comes on the heels of […]

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