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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
At a special reception at Jones Day, Tech Titans announced the winners of the Community Hero and Investment Catalyst awards. The Community Hero Award was presented by award sponsor Axxess. The Investment Catalyst award was presented by CyrusOne. Click to watch the full presentation.  See photos from the evening and from the Innovators Lunch. Read the story in the Dallas Business Journal.The ...read more
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Romelia Flores will be inducted into the Tech Titans Hall of Fame at the Tech Titans Awards Gala on August 24.One of IBM’s top technologists worldwide, she earned the titles of IBM Distinguished Engineer in 2008 – one of just 700 worldwide – and IBM Master Inventor in 2009, a title afforded to IBM inventors when significant patent grants are awarded by the United States Patent and Trademark ...read more
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Computers for the Blind (CFTB) is a non-profit, volunteer organization that provides computers to people who are blind or visually impaired. The hope is each person can experience the information age in a positive and productive manner. Technology opens new worlds and creates opportunity for greater personal freedom.  The CFTB provides donated computers and accessibility software. Donors of ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
This year's Emerging CEO and Emerging Innovation award finalists show a growing impact on the community as a whole, for the betterment of us all. These videos show the CEOs and company reps talking about how these emerging companies are using technology in innovative ways. Find out more about the Awards Gala here>> Here are the finalists.   Emerging Company Innovation Award Recognizes ...read more
Thursday, July 26, 2018
University will receive support for research after hitting key benchmarks for faculty, freshman class, endowmentThe University of Texas at Dallas is the youngest institution and third overall in Texas to become eligible for support from the state's National Research University Fund. Read more: The Dallas Morning Newsarticle  opinion The University of Texas at Dallas announced today that it has ...read more
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Welcome our new Chairman’s Circle member, Apptricity.Apptricity Corporation is a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT), M2M, mobile and web solutions for supply chain and spend management.President and CEO Tim Garcia describes Apptricity software applications as “valued by global commercial and government organizations worldwide providing bottom line results. Apptricity solutions ...read more
Thursday, July 05, 2018
Tech Titans, the largest technology trade association in Texas, has announced its 2018 finalists for the Tech Titans Awards.Representing a quarter million employees through its 300 member companies, Tech Titans includes a diverse group of technology leaders from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies who collaborate to help innovation thrive in the region. The Tech Titans Awards recognize the elite in ...read more
Monday, July 02, 2018
Thank you to the Tech Titans members who either joined or renewed their memberships in June. 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.Champion Circle members (with membership years)New Champion ...read more
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
The Tech Titans Analytics and Insights Forum recently hosted an information session around communicating complex information at Colo5.  Organizations have an immense amount of data, and they want to use that information to make more informed decisions. In this session they discuss the challenges of effectively communicating complex information so it can be easily digested by the target ...read more
Monday, June 04, 2018
During a Tech Titans board meeting, these entrepreneur experts discussed the Dallas ecosystem, comparisons with Austin, and the current state of investment. JR Garcia of Health Wildcatters & Green Park Ventures, David Matthews from REVTECH, and Bryan Chambers of the Blackstone LaunchPad at UT Dallas participated. The entire presentation can be viewed on the Tech Titans YouTube channel.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
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.    Champion Circle members (with membership ...read more
Sunday, April 01, 2018
Six teams competed for cash prizes March 9-10 in a hackathon co-hosted by the Tech Titans Internet of Things Forum, a European IoT standards body (ETSI), the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), InterDigital, several other industry leaders and the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD). The hackathon was held in the Jindal School of Management Building on the UTD campus.  The event ...read more
Monday, February 26, 2018
Barbara is serving as the Tech Titans chairman of the board for 2018. She is the vice president, government & industry relations, for Ericsson North America. She has previously served as chair of the Tech Titans Awards Gala committee. Below is a Q&A where she relayed perspective about the tech industry and her hopes for Tech Titans this year. Scroll to the bottom of the page for Barbara’s complete ...read more
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
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 amongst high school and middle school students in the fall. A reception to honor the winners was held at sponsor StateFarm's CityLine on Feb. 1. There is a photo  of volunteers, which would be Bob Hill (vice chair of the talent & ...read more
Categories: Education
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
By Brian White, Teoco Corp., tri-chair Watching a discussion of analytics between data scientists is a bit like watching the characters of the Big Bang Theory only without the humor. You can rapidly lose an audience if you open the subject in everyday business. But awareness has grown across all industries that competitive advantage comes from leveraging data. So how do we express the content ...read more
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Tech Titans recently hosted a STEM camp sponsored by the Wylie ISD Foundation and Girls in Tech, which included activities and tours at Qorvo’s Richardson plant. The four-day camp was created to get young girls excited about STEM. “The highlight of the camp for me was watching the girls in the activities and realizing they have what it takes to solve a real-world problem,” said Lymari Ames, ...read more
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Verizon is a member of Tech Titans’ Champions Circle. Based in Irving, Verizon’s Hidden Ridge campus employs 4000 employees who work in areas such as information technology, network, and product development. Verizon’s wireless south central market headquarters is also based in Irving. “The quality of life, abundance of talent and ease of travel to destinations worldwide makes North Texas ...read more
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Tech Titans recently hosted one of their largest STEM camps of the summer at Coppell ISD’s Richard Lee Elementary School with the help of volunteers from member organizations such as AT&T and Ericsson. Students learned about the unique and exciting challenges that occur in STEM fields when designing an autonomous vehicle. “This is a really great opportunity to teach kids about all of the ...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