October 15 & 16 – Ocala’s First Hackathon!
The Chamber and Economic Partnership (CEP) is hosting Ocala’s first hackathon at the Power Plant Business Incubator on October 15 & 16, 2016! For complete details and to register, visit http://powerupweekend.eventbrite.com. Attendance is limited to the first 100 people registered so be sure to sign up early!
You can also find the event on our events calendar. We hope to see you there so don’t forget to sign up!
Join us for our next meeting!
Our meeting with CareerSource and TalentCenter has been rescheduled for November 3.
CareerSource Citrus / Levy / Marion and the College of Central Florida have teamed up to create TalentCenter, a new organization that will focus on connecting I.T. and other professional job seekers with opportunities in the local area. This is an exciting new effort to specifically help the local technology professionals find work here in Ocala.
You can also read more about TalentCenter and the services it will be offering on the CareerSource website at:
Even if you’re not currently looking for a job or employees, this is a great chance to find out about the new resources available in the area and to meet some other local I.T. experts. We hope you’ll come out and join us!
Date: Thusday, November 3, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Ocala Power Plant Business Incubator, 405 S.E. Osceola Avenue, Ocala, FL.
Help us plan our next meeting!
We’re always looking for speakers for upcoming meetings! If you have a favorite technology you’ve been working with or a new project you’re really excited about, we want to hear from you! You don’t have to be a professional speaker; you just have to be willing to get up there and talk to us. If you’d like to speak to our group, please contact us with the details.
Also, check out our Events page for information on upcoming meetings and other local technology events.
Who are we?
The Ocala I.T. Professionals is a networking group in Ocala, Florida for technology enthusiasts and professionals including programmers, technicians, support staff, management and more. Our main goal is to provide a forum for local technology experts to meet and discuss new ideas and opportunities. Our mission is three-fold …
- To provide a social and professional networking forum for technology enthusiasts in the Ocala / Marion County area where ideas and information can be shared.
- To create a link between the local tech talent and business communities in order to provide career and entrepreneurial opportunities.
- To support other, more focused, technology groups in Ocala and the surrounding areas, providing assistance with cross-promotion and activities.
Also, check out our Events Calendar for more information on upcoming meetings and events.
Find us on Meetup.com …
In addition to signing up for our newsletter and events here on OcalaITPros.com, you can find us on Meetup.com. Meetup.com is a social networking site that specializes in helping like-minded people organize groups and events. If you’re would like to be part of our group or just check out the next meeting, we ask that you take a couple moments to join us there and RSVP for an upcoming meeting so we know to expect you. While you’re there, you might find other groups in the local area that match your interests.
There are a number of ways to find us online! You can follow us on Twitter at @OcalaITPros, like us on Facebook, and join the Ocala I.T. Professionals Meeting Group on LinkedIn. You can also follow us on Google+! To contact us directly, visit our Contact Page here on the site.