BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Tech-Collective - ECPv4.9.13//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Tech-Collective X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://tech-collective.org X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Tech-Collective BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20210314T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20211107T060000 END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20220313T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20221106T060000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211201T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211201T200000 DTSTAMP:20211129T060041 CREATED:20211015T191645Z LAST-MODIFIED:20211117T191303Z UID:5852-1638379800-1638388800@tech-collective.org SUMMARY:2021 Tech 10 Awards DESCRIPTION:\n2021 Tech10 awards\n\n\nEvent Overview \n\nTickets through November 10: $60 TC Member $70 non member\nAfter November 10: $70 TC Member $80 non member\nFor member and winner promo codes contact monica.kwarta@tech-collective.org\n\n*Please note that evidence of vaccination or a recent negative test will be required for admittance to the event. Masks are required in the building lobby and elevators\, and we ask that unvaccinated guests keep masks on as well. \nThe 2021 Tech10 Awards recognize the individuals and companies driving innovation and growth across Rhode Island’s technology ecosystem. These are the innovators\, the software developers\, engineers\, technicians\, tech leaders and the ones inspiring the next tech generation. The ones with the vision and leadership to bring leading technologies into common place use. From introducing innovative technologies into the workplace to building data-driven cultures to constantly up-leveling tech credentials\, these are the individuals who are committed to transformation\, self-development and community engagement. Our annual Tech10 Awards celebrate 10 individuals who are making an impact in the Rhode Island technology community. \nThe Next Tech Generation Award\, presented by Cox Business\, recognizes those that are new to the industry and are already leading the next generation of innovators and pioneering forward thinking in technology. These pioneers are changing how our world does business. Individuals will be honored along side our 2020 Tech10 recipients at the award ceremony. \nThe event will be hosted at District Hall Providence. This hub of innovation offers a beautiful view of the city skyline. \nEvent details \n\nOpen beer and wine bar plus a signature cocktail.\nPassed appetizers and stationary display from Fireworks Catering\nMusic courtesy of East Side Music\nPhoto opportunities from Sabrina Scolari Photography\nGift bags with a copy of the Rhode Island Monthly December issue and items from our sponsors\n\nWould you like to sponsor a non profit leader so that we may broaden our community? Any amount you can give will help the Tech Collective invite these leaders to attend so that they may partner more closely with our winners and sponsors. \n\n\n\n URL:https://tech-collective.org/event/2021-tech-10-awards/ LOCATION:District Hall Providence\, 225 Dyer Street\, Providence\, RI 02903\, Providence\, RI\, 02903\, US END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211202T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211202T143000 DTSTAMP:20211129T060041 CREATED:20210825T135807Z LAST-MODIFIED:20210827T212741Z UID:5773-1638450000-1638455400@tech-collective.org SUMMARY:Leveraging Power BI to Create Visual Analytics DESCRIPTION:\n\nLeveraging Power BI to Create Visual Analytics\n\n\nIn this 90-minute overview of Power BI\, we will dig into how to use Power BI\, how to connect and model different data sources\, and how to create visual analytics that can provide insights to help your teams make more confident decisions. \nParticipants can expect to understand how to use the basic features of Power BI to: \n\nConnect to diverse data sources and model the data\nCreate interactive visuals to enhance decision making\nCreate reports and customized dashboards that leads to improved decision making\n\nParticipants will leave with additional resources to continue the learning process. \nCost: Tech Collective Member $100 Non members $150 \nShort Bio: Catherine Thenault is an IT Professional with over 40 years of experience. Her current areas of focus are Content & Collaboration Management Systems including SharePoint\, Teams\, Office 365 and Microsoft’s Power Platform. She is also a facilitator and technical trainer. She thrives in the space where business problems and technical solutions intersect. When not working\, she is happiest hiking\, cycling\, skiing\, sailing\, or spending time with friends and family cooking a great meal. \nSome Important Additional Details: \nOur “Leveraging Power BI to Create Visual Analytics” is taking place on Microsoft Teams. If you have never logged into a Microsoft Teams meeting before\, be sure to give yourself time beforehand to download Teams. \nThe link for the event will be sent out before the event. If you have not received the link please email us at info@tech-collective.org so we can send it to you again. \nPlease plan on arriving at about 12:55 pm as we will start promptly at 1 pm. The class will run until 1:30 pm. \nCameras on! Please plan on turning your camera on so we can all connect as we learn. \nIf you would like to contribute to our programming by hosting a session\, please email monica.kwarta@tech-collective.orgQuestions? Email our team at info@tech-collective.org \n\n\n URL:https://tech-collective.org/event/leveraging-power-bi-to-create-visual-analytics-2/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211208T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211208T143000 DTSTAMP:20211129T060041 CREATED:20210825T135826Z LAST-MODIFIED:20210827T212841Z UID:5776-1638968400-1638973800@tech-collective.org SUMMARY:Leveraging Power BI to Create Visual Analytics DESCRIPTION:\n\nLeveraging Power BI to Create Visual Analytics\n\n\nIn this 90-minute overview of Power BI\, we will dig into how to use Power BI\, how to connect and model different data sources\, and how to create visual analytics that can provide insights to help your teams make more confident decisions. \nParticipants can expect to understand how to use the basic features of Power BI to: \n\nConnect to diverse data sources and model the data\nCreate interactive visuals to enhance decision making\nCreate reports and customized dashboards that leads to improved decision making\n\nParticipants will leave with additional resources to continue the learning process. \nCost: Tech Collective Member $100 Non members $150 \nShort Bio: Catherine Thenault is an IT Professional with over 40 years of experience. Her current areas of focus are Content & Collaboration Management Systems including SharePoint\, Teams\, Office 365 and Microsoft’s Power Platform. She is also a facilitator and technical trainer. She thrives in the space where business problems and technical solutions intersect. When not working\, she is happiest hiking\, cycling\, skiing\, sailing\, or spending time with friends and family cooking a great meal. \nSome Important Additional Details: \nOur “Leveraging Power BI to Create Visual Analytics” is taking place on Microsoft Teams. If you have never logged into a Microsoft Teams meeting before\, be sure to give yourself time beforehand to download Teams. \nThe link for the event will be sent out before the event. If you have not received the link please email us at info@tech-collective.org so we can send it to you again. \nPlease plan on arriving at about 12:55 pm as we will start promptly at 1 pm. The class will run until 1:30 pm. \nCameras on! Please plan on turning your camera on so we can all connect as we learn. \nIf you would like to contribute to our programming by hosting a session\, please email monica.kwarta@tech-collective.orgQuestions? Email our team at info@tech-collective.org \n\n\n URL:https://tech-collective.org/event/leveraging-power-bi-to-create-visual-analytics-3/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220126T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220126T110000 DTSTAMP:20211129T060041 CREATED:20211116T180601Z LAST-MODIFIED:20211116T182042Z UID:5888-1643191200-1643194800@tech-collective.org SUMMARY:COVID Challenges in Employment – Latest Updates DESCRIPTION:\n\nCOVID Challenges in Employment – Latest Updates\n\n\nThis presentation will focus on the challenges COVID is bringing to our workplaces. The presentation will provide the latest guidance from OSHA and the federal government\, mandatory vs voluntary vaccines\, discrimination issues\, liability\, medical and religious exemptions\, mental well being and travel policies. \nPresenter Bio: Karyn Rhodes brings many years of senior-level experience in human resources best practices to Complete Payroll Solutions\, where she serves as Vice President/Director of Complete HR Solutions. She is a national and regional speaker and contributor to business magazines on HR related topics. She has appeared on several TV and radio shows in the Northeast. She specializes in all areas of human resources\, including strategic planning\, employee and labor relations\, recruiting\, compliance\, training and development\, compensation and benefits\, policies and procedures\, organizational development\, executive coaching\, workforce planning\, and affirmative action plans. Karyn has worked as an instructor for Bryant University and Cape Cod Community College\, served on the Board of Directors for RI SHRM\, and NEBA. She holds a BS in Business Administration from Northeastern University\, an advanced certification in Human Resource Management from Bryant University\, and is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources and SHRM-Senior Certified Professional. \nSome Important additional Details: \nOur “COVID Challenges in Employment – Latest Updates” is taking place on Microsoft Teams. If you have never logged into Microsoft Teams before\, be sure to give yourself time beforehand to download Teams. \nThe link for the event will be sent out before the event. If you have not received the link please email us at info@tech-collective.org so we can send it to you again. \nThe “COVID Challenges in Employment – Latest Updates” will run from 10:00 – 11:00 am\, with ample time for Q&A. \nCameras on! Please plan on turning your camera on so we can all connect as we learn. \nIf you would like to contribute to our programming by hosting a session or have additional questions\, please email Monica.Kwarta@tech-collective.org \n\n\n URL:https://tech-collective.org/event/covid-challenges-in-employment-latest-updates/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR