Online networking certainly has its benefits, but sometimes nothing beats face to face events! To see what’s going on near you this month, check out our list of March Tech Events in Rhode Island:
March 6, 2017
Providence Big Data & Hadoop Training
Providence, RI | March 6-23 | @Omni212| $350+
Three week information and training session made up of eight sessions: Big Data Basics, Big Data Technology Stack, Deep Dive into Hadoop Storage System, Processing Big Data-MapReduce and YARN, Big Data Development Framework, Big Data INtegration and Management, Big Data – BI and Reporting using Power BI, and PowerBI.com Services – Deep Dive.
March 8, 2017
Increase Your Staff’s Productivity with Technology
Warwick, RI | 3:00 – 5:00 pm | @Vertikal6Inc | Free
Using technology to maximize your team’s productivity creates the platform for success. Whether it’s optimizing your technology decisions or utilizing cost-effective tools, you can increase productivity and ultimately save your team time during the workday.
March 9, 2017
Free Workshop: Presenting to Investors
Providence, RI | March 9-10 | @RIBizPlan | Free
A panel of experienced business builders and investors will provide practical insights and tips on what they and other potential business partners look for in a presentation.
March 11, 2016
Providence Artifical Intelligence Training
Providence, RI | March 11 – April 30 | @Omni212 | $450+
There will be 18 online sessions, each session being of 2 hours. Every session will have presentation about theory, concepts and technology, followed by Hands-on Lab practice exercises.
March 16, 2017
Making Work Work for Women
Providence, RI | 5:30 – 8:00 pm | @WomensFundRI | Free
How close are women in RI to being paid equally to men? What trends keep women from economic success? This forum, held in partnership with the Women in Technology group of the Tech Collective, is great for anyone interested in issues of equity, poverty and social justice. This is the second of several planned forums which explores the Women’s Fund of RI’s “Status of Working Women” research findings, and then engages the community in discussion about what can be done to address the issues raised, world cafe style.
March 24, 2017
Hidden Figures Movie Screening and Event
Warwick, RI | 9:30 am | @Tech_Collective | $20; Free for female students from participating schools
The Women in Technology group, through the Tech Collective, and NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Observatory are offering a special screening of Hidden Figures, the incredible story of the brilliant African American women of NASA. The event is an opportunity for women in STEM, and students interested in STEM, to share the experience of this amazing film. The event will include a Q&A panel discussion with local distinguished women in STEM.