Tech Impact is participating in the Do More 24 Delaware event, a 24-hour giving day powered by United Way of Delaware, on June 1, 2017 in support of our ITWorks Delaware technology training program for young adults. Your support in the form of a donation to ITWorks through the Do More 24 Delaware giving day event will help to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to successfully graduate ITWorks and succeed in their IT internship and future career. Save the date and donate to ITWorks on June 1, 2017! Learn more about the ITWorks program and how it breaks the cycle of generational poverty below.
You may have heard over lately about a new, very serious, malware called WannaCry Decryptor. Security experts are dubbing this one of the worst malware cases they have ever seen. On Friday, May 12th organizations including healthcare facilities, in countries outside of the US were hit hard, including The National Health Service in the UK. The malware was enough to shutdown operations. As cybervillains intensify efforts to crack into your networks and devices, here’s are 4 best practices to keep your data safe.
If you haven't heard already, Tech Impact is hosting the inaugural Tech Forward Conference this fall. The conference will be hosted in Nashville, Tennessee from Sunday, September 17th to Tuesday, September 19th. It's going to be intimate with only 300 nonprofit attendees so that attendees can get the most out of their experience. The conference focuses on giving the nonprofit community an opportunity to engage, learn, and invision how technology can transform and enhance the impact it leaves on the public.
Please join us for a overview and demo of Microsoft Power BI. We will assume that you are new to Power BI. After an initial overview, we will show nice finished Power BI dashboard demos with real time and predictive analytics. Then we will start from a simple excel file and build a dashboard from scratch. Our goal is to show you exciting world of of Power BI and provide you more information as you talk to various nonprofits and other team members about Power BI.
The 3rd CXWorks Class is Underway – Meet Yeilin Tellez, New CXWorks Student.
The third CXWorks session already has a week under their belts in Las Vegas, and we are thrilled to introduce one of the new students – Yeilin Tellez. Having just moved to the United States from Cuba about six months ago, Yeilin knew that she wanted to work in a field that allowed her to help people. She recently spoke with us about the first few days in the classroom and where she hopes to go from here. Keep an eye out for Part 2 during graduation week when we’ll check-in with Yeilin again to see what’s next!
We've all heard the buzzword "Machine Learning" but for many of us we don't know what exactly it means. Join us for a webinar on Thu, May 25, 2017 3:30 PM EST. We will explain what Machine Learning can practically mean for your nonprofit, along with other data science concepts and show a live demo of creating and training a model in Microsoft Azure. Below we will explain what Machine Learning is and how is can benefit your nonprofit.
Join us September 17th-20th in Nashville, TN for the most exciting nonprofit technology conference of the year - Tech Forward. Together, we will hear from nonprofit and philanthropic leaders on how they are paving the way forward for the sector to achieve mission through technology.
Despite the known risks facing organizations today, such as data breaches, business decision makers (BDMs) and CEOs are putting critical data at jeopardy. According to Code42’s CTRL-Z study, three quarters (75%) of CEOs and more than half (52%) of BDMs admit that they use applications/programs that are not approved by their IT department.
In honor of last week being Teacher Appreciation Week: May 8-12, 2017. We would like to Thank Our Teacher Brianna Stevenson.
Tech Impact is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week, and we hope everyone will join us in recognizing the ITWorks and CXWorks instructors. This year’s theme is “Teachers Deliver.” And they do! Teachers deliver so much to our students – inspiration, motivation, and ultimately their futures. From May 8-12, we would like to celebrate teachers and deliver our thanks and gratitude to them.