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With Bie Awah (Career Developer, Dev Bootcamp), Tess Manning (Client Exec, Andela), Tarek Pertew (CCO, Uncubed), Kevin McKenna (Dir. Operations, Kenzan).
Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 06:00 PM    Cost: Absolutely Free
Dev Bootcamp NYC, 48 Wall St, 15th Fl
 
     
 
 
              

              
 
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There are currently more than 31,000 open computing jobs in New York & only 3,575 computer science graduates to fill them.

The demand for skilled technical employees far outpacing the supply, companies are starting to review hiring practices & requirements in order to open the door for more candidates to join their ranks.

Dev Bootcamp & Kenzan are partnering to host this event & bring together NYC-area tech companies, educational resources & industry experts for a conversation about the technology skills gap. Our industry experts from Uncubed, Andela & Dev Bootcamp will address these questions & more:

What are the in-demand tech skills companies are looking for?

How do soft skills make a candidate more attractive?

What are the challenges tech companies face when looking for tech talent?

Why candidates without a 4-year college degree shouldn't be overlooked.

How can tech companies & educational organizations can work together to grow the talent pipeline?

How can tech companies support their employees through continued education & development?

RSVP for Rethinking Tech Talent

Tarek Pertew
CCO, Uncubed

Bie Awah
Career Developer, Dev Bootcamp

Tess Manning
Client Executive, Andela

Kevin McKenna
Director of Operations, Kenzan
 
 
 
 
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