Category Archives: Events

Career Programs at Marion Technical College

Andrew Comeau   January 18, 2017   Comments Off on Career Programs at Marion Technical College

On January 3, I began a new position as an Instructor at Ocala’s Marion Technical College. This coming August, we will be offering a new program at the college in Database Application Development and Programming! The purpose of this program will be to train students in all phases of database and software development from requirements definition and database design to… Read more »

Global Entrepreneurship Week, MySQL Training and More … Newsletter, Nov. 4, 2015

Andrew Comeau   November 5, 2015   Comments Off on Global Entrepreneurship Week, MySQL Training and More … Newsletter, Nov. 4, 2015

Ocala I.T. Professionals Networking, learning, growing … Would you like to receive our newsletter by e-mail? Click here. Latest Updates … CEP – November exCEPtional Mornings The CEP will be holding their November exCEPtional Morning event on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. As part of Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week, the guest speaker will be Kevin Harrington, inventor of… Read more »

October 12 Newsletter – Corrections

Andrew Comeau   October 13, 2015   Comments Off on October 12 Newsletter – Corrections

There was a software issue that caused most of the links in our October 12 e-mail newsletter to redirect to our home page instead of the intended websites. Here are the corrected links for your reference. Our new Job Board is online and available to both local area employers and job seekers. If you’re looking for I.T. talent or employment… Read more »

Ocala Schools Hold ‘Capture the Flag’ Tech Competition

Andrew Comeau   May 13, 2015   Comments Off on Ocala Schools Hold ‘Capture the Flag’ Tech Competition

On Monday, May 11, 2015, 24 students from two of Ocala’s schools came together to compete in a Capture the Flag contest in which the students were given the task of troubleshooting personal computers on which various hardware and software issues had been recreated by the instructors. The Ocala I.T. Professionals joined with the Chamber and Economic Partnership (CEP) to help sponsor… Read more »

10th Annual Orlando Code Camp – March 28, 2015

Andrew Comeau   February 13, 2015   Comments Off on 10th Annual Orlando Code Camp – March 28, 2015
Orlando Code Camp

The 10th annual Orlando Code Camp will be held at Seminole State College on Saturday, March 28 2015. From the official FAQ on OrlandoCodeCamp.com – “Orlando Code Camp is a free, one day learning event for programming professionals and students with a focus on coding, databases and related technologies. This is a “grass roots” mini application platform developer conferences, free… Read more »

CareerSource Annual Spring Job Fair – Wed., April 15, 2015

Andrew Comeau   February 12, 2015   Comments Off on CareerSource Annual Spring Job Fair – Wed., April 15, 2015

CareerSource Citrus / Levy Marion and the College of Central Florida are holding their annual Spring Job Fair on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the College of Central Florida Citrus Campus Learning and Conference Center in Lecanto. For more information, see the flyer below or call 800-434-JOBS, ext. 3206.

Coder Dojo at Marion County Public Library

Andrew Comeau   February 5, 2015   Comments Off on Coder Dojo at Marion County Public Library

I wanted to pass on this message from Kate Chang at the Marion County Public Library about an exciting new program that they’re offering the local kids. If you’re interested in helping, please contact Kate at the phone number or e-mail address below. Hello! I’m Kate Chang, and I’m a librarian in the Children’s services division of the Marion County… Read more »

February 25th Meeting – ASP.NET for Beginners

Andrew Comeau   January 28, 2015   Comments Off on February 25th Meeting – ASP.NET for Beginners

We’ll be meeting at the Power Plant for February’s presentation and this month we’ll be doing an overview of ASP.NET, Microsoft’s web development technology which combines HTML and client-side scripting with .NET programming on the server to provide a dynamic and interactive experience for the user. For the programmer who wants to quickly design a robust website or application, ASP.NET… Read more »

WordCamp Orlando Resources Online

Andrew Comeau   December 9, 2014   Comments Off on WordCamp Orlando Resources Online

Orlando WordCamp was a great two days of learning and meeting new people! The picture below is of just one of the three classes going at the time. The attendance broke all records for Orlando’s WordCamp and there was an enormous amount of talent gathered there at Rosen College. The organizers and the speakers did a phenomenal job and made me… Read more »