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OVERVIEW:

Join IT KAN on July 10th to learn about Microsoft BizSpark and our IT KAN members’ ideas for the Center for Neighborhood Technologies (CNT) annual apps competition. Microsoft BizSpark is a global program that helps software startups succeed by giving them access to Microsoft software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, including investors, and providing marketing visibility to help entrepreneurs starting a business. IT KAN has a license through our affiliation with the Illinois Technology Foundation, and some of our members will present on the tools and resources BizSpark can provide.

The next meeting will be:

July 10, 2014, 5-7PM 
Aon Tower
 
Microsoft Technology Center
, 2nd floor
 
200 E Randolph St
 
Chicago, IL 60601

Same time and place each month

Microsoft Technology Center, 2nd floor of Aon Tower 
2nd Th. 5-7PM

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OVERVIEW:

Big Data.  Internet of Things.  Augmented Reality.  Natural User Interaction.  All important trends, but what does it all mean?  Join IT KAN on June 12th in the Microsoft Envisioning Center where we will pull it all together in realistic scenarios and talk about the direction that technology is taking for both work and life. In addition, Edward Oser and Adam Hecktman will introduce the Center for Neighborhood Technologies (CNT) annual apps competition.

The next meeting will be:

June 12, 2014, 5-7PM 
Aon Tower
 
Microsoft Technology Center
, 2nd floor
 
200 E Randolph St
 
Chicago, IL 60601

Same time and place each month

Microsoft Technology Center, 2nd floor of Aon Tower 
2nd Th. 5-7PM

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IT KAN presents Becoming a Breakthrough Communicator

April 28, 2014

Click here to register for the meeting! OVERVIEW: Join us on Monday, May 19th at the Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital for a presentation by Michael Albert of Mandel Communications. Whether you are pitching your next idea or engaging in an interview, your ultimate success is often determined by your ability to communicate with executive presence and to […]

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IT KAN presents Open Data with Socrata

March 20, 2014

Click here to register for the meeting! OVERVIEW: Join us on Thursday, April 10th as we explore Open Data which revolves around helping governments publish their transactional data externally for citizens and developers. Socrata produces software that helps others unleash the power of data to improve the world. Tyler Masterson, the Director of Sales for the East […]

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IT KAN March 2014 Meeting

February 25, 2014

Click here to register for the meeting! OVERVIEW: Join us on Thursday, March 13th as we delve deeper into the functionality of WordPress. Our own Brian Chorba of MPS Partners will explain in more detail how to create and edit content for a blog, manage your site, add even more flair to your blog, and will answer questions […]

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On the heels of Senator Harkin

February 17, 2014

In doing some on line research and review of initiatives aimed at this seemingly endless effort to bring employment figures among persons with disabilities closer to those of the general population, I found myself reading an expansive report out of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions – HELP – committee of the US Senate published […]

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IT KAN Intro to WordPress

January 23, 2014

Click here to register for the meeting! OVERVIEW: Join us on Thursday, February 13th as we explore WordPress, one of the most widely used blogging tools and content management systems! Our own Brian Chorba of MPS Partners will walk us through some of the basics of creating content for a blog, editing content, adding some flair to […]

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If Business Culture had Shifted, Section 503 Might not Need Updating

January 20, 2014

As Section 503 of the Rehab Act of 1973 goes into effect on March 1, 2014 for all federal contractors or subcontractors with at least $10,000 in contract value from the federal government, we are republishing this post from 2012. For all of the sophistication of the current breed of car, there is still a rather […]

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Megatrends Year in Review

January 2, 2014

Click here to register for the meeting! OVERVIEW: Join ITKAN to kick off 2014 with a Megatrends Year in Review. As we shake off the dust…SNOW…from the holiday season and ring in the New Year, we’ll review our IT Megatrends from 2013 – Mobile, Social, Big Data and Cloud. See which lived up to their hype and […]

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2014 IT KAN Planning Meeting

November 27, 2013

Click here to register for the meeting! OVERVIEW: Would you like to experience the Microsoft Envisioning Center, explore Windows 8, take a look back at 2013′s IT megatrends, and experience cutting edge technologies? Interested in understanding Bizspark or WordPress? At our next ITKAN meeting, join us as we plan our programs for 2014! The next meeting will […]

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