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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Doors Open + Career Fair Starts Employers: BBVA, ITAC Solutions, Navy , UAB Information Technology, New Horizons Computer Learning Center
5:30 PM Host Welcome
5:45 - 6:00 PM Key Note Speaker: Megan Smith, 3rd CTO of the United States
6:00 - 6:30 PM Speed Mentoring I
6:30 PM - 6:35 PM Tech Jobs Tour Video
6:35-6:40 PM Welcome by Tech Jobs Tour Team + Devon Laney (Innovation Depot, CEO)
6:40 PM - 6:50 PM Guest Speaker: Sri Karra (City of Birmingham, CIO)
6:50 - 7:00 PM Ask & Offer with Special Guests: Jennifer Skjellum (TechBirmingham CEO), Waymond Jackson (Birmingham Business Alliance, Sr VP Public Policy), Abby Guerin (Innovate Birmingham, Director of Workforce Development), Jared Weinstein (Thrive Capital, Partner)
7:00 - 7:15 PM Coding Bootcamp Showcase with leaders from Covalence, Generation, Women Who Code Birmingham
7:15 - 7:45 PM Speed Mentoring II
8:00 - 8:30 PM Speed Mentoring III (if needed)
9:00 PM Career Fair + Tech Jobs Tour Event Ends + Doors Close

Agenda subject to change.

Speakers + Mentors

Megan Smith

3rd U.S. CTO, CEO shift7
Entrepreneur. Engineer.
Washington, DC

Dom Brassey (she/her)

VP Growth
Lesbians Who Tech / Tech Jobs Tour
Oakland, CA

Josh Carpenter

Director of External Affairs
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Abby Guerin

Director of Workforce Development
Innovate Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Kathleen Hamrick

Director, Marketing & Education
Innovation Depot, Inc.
Birmingham, Alabama

Wayne Heard

Success Coach
Innovate Birmingham / Generation IT
Birmingham, Alabama

Waymond Jackson

SVP Public Policy
Birmingham Business Alliance
Birmingham, Alabama

Srikanth Karra

CIO / Director of IMS
City of Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Matt Landers

Founder and CEO
Birmingham, Alabama

Devon Laney

President & CEO
Innovation Depot, Inc.
Birmingham, Alabama

Nicole Mubarak

Network Director
Women Who Code Birmingham
Birmingham, Al

Rhianna O'Reilly

Innovate Birmingham Program Specialist
Innovate Birmingham
Birmingham, ALABAMA

Jennifer Skjellum

Birmingham, AL


National Outreach Partners

Birmingham Business AllianceCovalenceInnovate BirminghamInnovation Depot, Inc.Tech BirminghamWomen Who Code Birmingham

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Megan Smith

3rd Chief Technology Officer, United States of America
Entrepreneur. Engineer.

Khalilah Harris

Chief of Staff & VP, External Affairs

lateesha thomas

Lateesha Thomas

Director, Partnerships & Corporate Training
Dev Bootcamp

tom Ogletree

Tom Ogletree

Director of Social Impact
General Assembly


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