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diversiTECH Hiring Fair

August 15, 2018 · 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Clear your calendar! Now is the time to explore new job opportunities through our employers. The Chicago chapter of AnitaB.org is organizing its third annual diversiTECH Hiring Fair for people of color with technology-, web- or mobile-focused companies. We’re here to assist your next career move into a technology field. Connect with thought leaders & innovators in these fields and network with your peers too. Everyone ages 21 and over is welcome. Our Hiring Fair features include:

  • Upload your resume in advance for employer matching
  • Pre-scheduled on-site interviews 
  • Resume critiques
  • Startups

Keynote Speaker

Kim Holmes, System Director/Innovation & Partnerships
Discover

Employers

DHF employers

Breakout Session – Let’s Talk Tech!
Presented by Discover

Science Hub
Presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Tech Career Panelists
Talha Basit, CTO, divvyDOSE
Christopher Thomas, Sr. Tech Search Consultant, Advanced Resources
Joaquin Barry, Sr. Account Mgr, IT Sector Center/National Able
Lateefah Stanford, Senior Scientist, BP
Ashley Purdy, Data Science Career Advisor, Metis
Khyati Shah, Senior .NET Developer, Morningstar
Bruce Montgomery, CEO, Montgomery & CO, Tech Access TV and Operation Hope
Zachary Watts, Sr. Backend Engineer, ORA Interactive

Presenter

Andre Sugai

Andre Sugai, CTO, ORA Interactive
“How to Prepare for a Tech Interview”

 

“What I Wish I Knew” Panel Discussion

Tanya Rose Stanfield, Kim Kleeman & Laura Honeycutt 
Ellevate Network Members

Founder Hub

Network with Solopreneurs, Consultants,
and Entrepreneurs to exchange information & resources.

CLOSING REMARKS

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GOLD SPONSORS

DHF Gold Sponsors

BRONZE SPONSOR

Trunk Club logo

HOST

Chicago Connectory

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

DHF Community Partners

COST:  Free to attend

 

DHF Attendee ticket

 

 

NOTES: Your ID is required. Don’t forget it!
Please do not register for multiple tickets. Everyone must register individually to be admitted.
NO walk-ins will be allowed. You must register by 3 PM on August 14th.

PARKING:
Metered parking is available on the street and there are garages at 350 N. Orleans St., Wolf Point Parking (on W. Wolf Point Plaza), 437 N. Orleans St. and 401 N. Wells St. The SpotHero or ParkWhiz apps are also available to help you find a convenient garage & lower rates. Consider downloading the Lyft mobile app at http://m.lyft.com too. New users can receive free rides by entering the code LASHON053778.

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Want to help us? Register as an Event Volunteer.

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Want to Sponsor or Recruit at our event? 

Sponsorship Levels:
GOLD SPONSOR – $5,000

SILVER SPONSOR – $2,500

BRONZE SPONSOR – $1,000

Employer Rates:
CORPORATE – $500

STARTUPS – $250
(Startups must have under 10 employees and generate under $500,000 in annual revenue to receive the lower rate). 

 

 

DHF Sponsor ticket

 

 

 

MEDIA PARTNERS

Media Sponsors

 

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