Next Meeting

DateTuesday, September 29, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
LocationHoliday Inn - Akron West (Map)
Topics and AbstractIT Apprenticeships

Eric will share the backstory of how the Guild came about, how it operates, the current state of technical education, and where he sees disruption coming in the education space.
Speaker BioEric Wise is the Chief Academic Officer of The Software Guild, which he founded in 2013. The Guild uses an apprenticeship approach to learning in demand IT skills with a current focus on web development. In 2015 the Guild was acquired by the Learning House, Inc and Eric continues to build innovative curriculum and assist with expanding the program and its offerings nationally. Prior to the Guild, Eric started his career as a developer and quickly rose up the ranks into technology leadership. He has experience in several industry verticals and has worked for large corporations and start-ups alike.
CostFree for AITP Members, $10 for Guests
RegistrationRegistration required via Eventbrite. We reserve the right to turn away walk-ins based on room capacity.

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