Align is Summit County’s premier Tech Week event, presented by ConxusNEO, in partnership with Bounce. Tech Week

Program Includes:
Remarks from Platinum Sponsor Kathy Golden, Chief Technology Officer, OEC
Keynote speaker Jon Hallsten, Hallsten Innovations

Technology innovator of IoT solutions will identify and discuss the impact and opportunities technology brings to the workplace – how Internet of Things (IoT) is changing how we do business and recruit skilled talent.

Panel discussion with industry leaders:
The panel of industry experts will engage in a conversation of how IoT is creating new roles and requiring new skills in their workforce, the challenges this poses, and the hope they have in our region’s ability to address these challenges.

Panelists: Jon Hallsten, President, Hallsten Innovations; Tanya Arthur, CIO, Summa Health; John Jones, HR Director, GOJO; Dr. Matthew Putman, CEO, Nanotronics; Scott Noerr, CIO, National Interstate Insurance, Sue Lacy, President, ConxusNEO (moderator)

What is the Real Demand for Tech Skills?
A look at the current supply of and demand for skilled technical talent in northeast Ohio, the anticipated changes to it, and initiatives being taken to address the gaps.

Presenters: Courtney DeOreo, Director, RITE; Eric Wise, CEO, DriveIT; Michelle Collins, VP, ConxusNEO

World Café
A powerful process to foster constructive dialogue to access the collective wisdom of talent ecosystem stakeholders, culminating in the creation of innovative possibilities for action.

Are you Cybersecure?
With the massive amounts of data being generated from IoT devices, an industry expert will share how companies can protect themselves from potential threats and avoid data breaches. To do so, this requires skilled professionals. A session you don’t want to miss!

Presenter: Martin Bally, Vice President & Chief Security Officer, Diebold Nixdorf

Workshops focused on how we find talent with the right skills, why security is important in this age of technology, innovation and product design in a world of changing technologies, and investing in innovation

How Start-Ups are Finding and Managing Tech Talent
Panelists: Rob Heiser, Segmint; Aaron Christopher, Drips; Chris Nickles, Vlipsy; Chris Cole, Laird

Innovation and Product Design in a World of Changing Technologies
Presenter: Mike Maczuzak, Smart Shape Design

Get Invested in Start-Up Innovations
Panelists: Bill Manby, Acquire Investments; Hardik Desai, JumpStart; Dennis Cocco, GLIDE; Blake Squires, Hatch; Todd Fedderman, North Coast Angels (moderator)

October
06
Oct 6, 2022 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

Youngstown Business Incubator: Shark Tank

Presented by: Youngstown Business Incubator
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October
11
Oct 11, 2022 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST

1st & Tech: Startup Networking Mixer

Presented by: JumpStart
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October
13
Oct 13, 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Ask the Legal Expert: Laws about Trade Secrets

Presented by: Braintree
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October
19
Oct 19, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

Marketing “Must-Do’s”

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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October
26
Oct 26, 2022 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST

Stepping Up In The Glass City: Small Business Pitch Finale

Presented by: JumpStart
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October
27
Oct 27, 2022 8:00 am - 1:00 pm EST

Promise Partners Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition Symposium

Presented by: Promise Partners
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October
27
Oct 27 - 28, 2022 EST

FutureLAND

Presented by: FutureLAND
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November
10
Nov 10, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

Website 101

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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November
10
Nov 10, 2022 9:00 am - 10:00 am EST

Innovation Fund Info Session

Presented by: Innovation Fund
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November
17
Nov 17, 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am EST

Caffeinated Ideas

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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February
07
Feb 7 - 8, 2023 EST

3 Rivers Venture Fair

Presented by: 3 Rivers Venture Fair
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