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    • 09/21/2021
    • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • virtual

    COMSPARK 2021

    6th Annual Celebration

    Register Now! 

    Come and join CIOs, CISOs, CDOs, developers, entrepreneurs, innovators, and dreamers with a passion for tech for our region's landmark celebration of technology and innovation.

    Experience a full day of top-quality tech programs that will inspire your passion for innovation and learning.

    The event provides opportunities to build relationships, learn from industry professionals, visit with vendors and network with a variety of tech professionals.  Your full day experience will include workshops, speakers, dozens of tech providers and demonstrations. 

    *For sponsorship opportunities please contact Michelle Ziegler at michelle.ziegler@cdomagazine.tech or 513-673-6684.

    • 09/23/2021
    • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Virtual


    Dynamic Speakers, Networking & Inspiration

    Are The Focus At BBB’s

    Women In Business Networking Leadership Conference

    Registration is open for a virtual event you don’t want to miss…


    WiBN Leadership Conference

    Thursday, September 23

    8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Register: BBB.org/dayton/wibn-conference


    WiBN Members/BBB Accredited Organizations: $89

    Non-Members: $109

    Youth Companion/Student: $35


    The Better Business Bureau’s Women in Business Networking (WiBN) program has finetuned this conference to meet the needs of women and their aspirations in the workforce. Whether you’re a business owner, entrepreneur, career professional or college student, you’ll want to register today. It’s a fantastic opportunity to network with women who can help you take the next step in your career and whom you can help through quality connections.


    The virtual format allows you to curate your own unique and interactive conference experience. The bonus is all the presentations will be recorded. You can access the content you missed at your leisure after the conference.


    The conference features powerhouse speakers, such as:


    ·    Natalie Franke, an entrepreneur and author/cofounder of the Rising Tide Society

    ·    Michelle Riley, CEO, The Foodbank, Inc.

    ·    Amy Walter, executive leader, Synchrony

    ·    Raina Bradford-Jennings, marketing and communications professional, Ologie

    ·    Carlina Figueroa, assistant director, Office of Work-Based Learning at Sinclair Community College

    ·    Myla & Geovanny (Geo) Cardona-Jones, Manager and CEO, 1LoveLLC

    ·    Tae Winston, owner, The Entrepreneur Marketplace and Shoppe

    ·    Lisa Holmes, business development, TEDx speaker, professional storyteller, Holmes Marketing

    ·    Charlynda Scales, TEDx speaker, brand ambassador, Air Force Veteran, social media influencer, and the founder and CEO of Mutt’s Sauce, LLC

    ·    Jessica Distel, CPA, MBA, director of tax and business services, Buckingham Advisors


    These speakers will be discussing everything from building community to leadership to tips on how to enhance your career or conduct your job search. You can pick the breakout sessions most pertinent to your needs.


    Plus, there will be a fabulous panel discussion on the evolution of the female leader with:

    ·     Kate McEwen, The Lorenz Corporation

    ·     Dr. Cassie Barlow PhD., Southwestern Ohio Council on Higher Education

    ·    Sharon Howard, Premier Health

    ·    Julie Sullivan, Dayton Development Coalition


    The amazing day doesn’t stop with the learning you’ll acquire by listening to these impressive women. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn who the WiBN 2022 Women of Impact are as they will be revealed in the afternoon.


    It’s going to be a phenomenal day of learning, connection, laughter and collaboration. Reserve your virtual seat at this high-octane event, which is sponsored by Synchrony. Sponsorship and program ads are also available by contacting Ann Riegle Crichton at (937) 610-2273.

     WiBN Conference (bbb.org)

    Learn More & Register

    • 09/28/2021
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Virtual
    • 09/30/2021
    • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Virtual

    Looking for a career in the Software Industry? Join us to chat with experts and explore different roles within a software development team!

    REGISTER HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/we-are-women-leaders-exploring-roles-in-software-tickets-164143271945?aff=ebdssbeac

    About this event

    This round table discussion will offer perspectives of different individuals who have held a role or roles in the software industry. It will cover the individual experience while also discussing the collaborative nature of the different roles. This event is to help explore and explain the different roles and give a bigger picture of what it means to be in the software industry. Panelists will cover selected topics in their field of expertise and attendees will have the chance to ask questions and engage in discussion with the panelist after their portion.

    Why should you attend?

    The panel discussion will provide you with a great opportunity to learn more about the various career paths in the software industry. This will provide you with tools to be successful in the industry such as navigating the job market, choosing the right path for you, and understanding your teammates' roles.

    About our hosts:

    Mile Two

    The Women in Tech group aims to build a support system for all female engineers at Mile Two, create a space for thoughtful conversation on difficult topics, contribute to personal and professional development, and identify any extra training the group needs to achieve career growth. This effort is important because it allows us to create a community, communicate any issues we might be facing, and organize workshops and events that help us and other female engineers in the community grow.

    DWCT: Dayton Women Code Together

    DWCT is a social and educational group that focuses on providing an inclusive place for women and minorities. We focus on developing strong social and networking connections while helping to develop our community skills for the modern workforce. We encourage adults interested in learning new technologies to join.

    • 10/15/2021
    • 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Sinclair Conference Center

    Technology First is partnering with I70/75 Association to bring you Cybersecurity - Little Known Facts, What You Don't Know and Should

    Moderator: Mardi Humphreys, Integration Edge 

    Panelists: Leah Seymour, Modern Office Methods

    Jon Scruggs, Hobart Service

    Chris Anderson, RDI 

    More details to follow.

    • 10/19/2021
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Virtual




    Join us for the Take Five Fall 2021

    Nonprofit Leadership Conference!



    Our Fall 2021 Take Five Nonprofit Leadership Conference is set! We’ll have two virtual sessions each running 90 minutes to allow for in-depth discussions on two critical issues: grant writing and workplace wellbeing. Look for our registration announcement with more detailed session descriptions soon!

     October 19, 10-11:30 a.m. ET

    “All About Grants! with Andrea Hoff, Owner/President of You Thrive Training & Consulting

     October 26, 10-11:30 a.m. ET

    “Workplace Wellbeing, the Happy and Healthy Nonprofit” with Beth Kanter, Author, Trainer, & Virtual Facilitator

    Registration details and more information coming soon. Block your calendars today!











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    • 11/03/2021
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • virtual

    Technology First is partnering with Infinite Protection LTD to bring you Cybersecurity - Cryptocurrency Investigations

    Speaker: Aaron Baker, Digital and Physical Security Architect, Infinite Protection LTD

    In this session, we will be reviewing a recent $117,000.00 cryptocurrency fraud and theft case handled by Infinite Protection Ltd. Using my digital forensics and law enforcement cybercrime investigative experience, to guide you through how to accurately investigate the customer activity and trace the financial transactions. We will begin by reviewing the investigation, including the scam, transaction results, forensic evidence, law enforcement response and more. To conclude, we will discover if the stolen $117,000.00 of cryptocurrency is indeed recoverable.

    • 11/06/2021
    • 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Sinclair Community College Centerville Campus

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