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Friday, June 21, 2019
The last week of school was particularly busy for volunteers in the Tech Titans STEM workforce initiative. They delivered “Can You Float Your Boat,” a hands-on, engineering design challenge to approximately 200 sixth- and rising-fifth graders at three RISD elementary schools. The “Can You Float Your Boat” event starts with a conversation about what an engineer does. The volunteers talk about ...read more
Categories: Education
Monday, June 10, 2019
Thank you to the Tech Titans members who either joined or renewed their memberships in May. Our members are the lifeline of our organization and serve to make us stronger and more successful. We hope you will join us in welcoming these new members, doing business with them and referring other members to the Tech Titans organization.     New Members         Champion's ...read more
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Almost 20 years ago, RagingWire Data Centers was founded to create enterprise-grade data center solutions, helping to drive momentum in what was soon to become a multi-billion-dollar industry. Now RagingWire is working to build knowledge in an emerging technology: robotic process automation (RPA). RPA is a new form of business process automation technology based on the notion of software robots ...read more
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Stand back, Lady Gaga and Beyoncé! Engineers are the new rock stars for middle school students attending Tech Titans’ “Successful Women in Technology” and “You Can Be an Engineer” panels. These engaging and diverse panelists are creating a sensation and inspiring kids from all backgrounds to imagine STEM careers of their own. It’s all part of the Tech Titans Talent Team’s initiative to inspire ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Thank you to the Tech Titans members who either joined or renewed their memberships in April. Our members are the lifeline of our organization and serve to make us stronger and more successful. We hope you will join us in welcoming these new members, doing business with them and referring other members to the Tech Titans organization.   New Members         Champion's Circle    Hays, ...read more
Friday, April 26, 2019
Scott Dunaway is the spokesman for the Texas 5G Alliance, advocating for the connectivity of the future. TX5G’s mission is to educate Texans on the exciting possibilities of 5G technology and the infrastructure that will be required to meet the demands of smart cities.Mobile 5G connectivity: what does it mean for us both as designers of tomorrow’s technology? Lighting fast speed, immeasurably low ...read more
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Thank you to the Tech Titans members who either joined or renewed their memberships in March. Our members are the lifeline of our organization and serve to make us stronger and more successful. We hope you will join us in welcoming these new members, doing business with them and referring other members to the Tech Titans organization.     New Members         Champion's ...read more
Monday, April 15, 2019
Fifty Richardson ISD (RISD) students participated in a Talent Team workshop hosted by the UTDesign Makerspace. Juniors and seniors from Buckner High School and J.J. Pearce High School spent the day-long STEM education experience touring the UTDesign Studio, talking with engineering students, participating in a design workshop and assembling heart monitor kits that will be used for training in ...read more
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
During Dallas Startup Week, Tech Titans hosted an Innovation Showcase that connects next-stage emerging companies with investors and corporate business. Foley Gardere hosted the event at their offices downtown, and Comerica was the sponsor. The afternoon event featured a panel about the current investment climate in DFW. Panelists included:Alyce Alston--CEO, Dallas Entrepreneur Center Joe ...read more
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
We want to thank all of our volunteers, whose work continues to strengthen North Texas' innovation ecosystem.If you're not already a volunteer, join us!   Aaron Paul Aimee Novak Alan Hartman Alex Cena Amy Wheelus Andrew Olowu Andrew Slote Barbara Baffer Barbara Tunstall Bettina Jones  Betty Manetta Bharath Sama Bob Arnett Bob Hill Bob ...read more
Monday, March 25, 2019
Thank you to the Tech Titans members who either joined or renewed their memberships in October and November. Our members are the lifeline of our organization and serve to make us stronger and more successful. We hope you will join us in welcoming these new members, doing business with them and referring other members to the Tech Titans organization.     New Members       Champion's Circle   NEC ...read more
Monday, March 04, 2019
Have you been inside a high school recently? Fifty professionals from Samsung have. They spent their Employee Volunteer Day participating in Tech Titans speed mentoring events at three area high schools.How it works Speed mentoring is an intimate, small-group experience where students talk face-to-face with employees working in the technology sector. Volunteers meet with juniors and seniors to ...read more
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Tech Titans, the largest technology trade association in Texas with a particular interest in building the tech workforce of tomorrow, hosted a STEM video contest for high school and middle school students this past fall. A reception to honor the winners was held Jan. 31 at the CityLine location of State Farm, who sponsored the contest. The goal of the contest is to inspire both students who create ...read more
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
The winner of the Tech Titans of the Future University Award, The University of North Texas College of Engineering for Bug Catchers, was awarded $25,000 for use in their program, which they will look to expand online. Pictured right are Tech Titans CEO Bill Sproull, Tech Titans Chair Barbara Baffer from Ericsson, Awards Chair Deborah Sawyer, UNT Dr. Renee Bryce, and Dr. Barrett Bryant, Chair of ...read more
Categories: Education
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
Tech Titans and Qorvo sponsored three days of SMARTgirls summer camp at Davis Intermediate in Wylie during the summer. The focus of the week-long camp was building awareness of STEM opportunities and careers among rising fifth, sixth and seventh grade girls. Thanks to the talent of several Tech Titans volunteers and the generous sponsorship of Qorvo, 29 girls learned about aerospace engineering, ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
The Blockchain Forum's inagural event was quite a blockbuster and stetched the limits of the room at host Bottle Rocket. The next event is Tuesday, Sept. 25 at Jones Day downtown, to discuss the legal landscape.Watch this video for the last event on the Tech Titans YouTube channel.Will Blockchain's technical problems ever get solved?Panelists: Mance Harmon, CEO/co-founder, Hedera HashgraphPaul ...read more
Monday, August 04, 2014
Digital telecom giant Jim Donald selected as 2014 inductee to Tech Titans Hall of Fame James (Jim) Lee Donald has been selected as The Metroplex Technology Business Council’s 2014 inductee to the MTBC Tech Titans Hall of Fame. This honor recognizes a technology visionary from the DFW Metroplex for outstanding leadership in assisting, advancing and accelerating the performance of the technology ...read more