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Here you will find the latest news and content from ITA's members, staff and key influencers in the industry.

  • Member Blog - observations and opinions from our member companies
  • ITA Take Aways - insights and banter from the ITA team
  • Press Releases - latest news about ITA and our initiatives
  • Member & Partner News - recent updates about our 500+ member community


Much of this content is shared through ITA's various newsletters. ITA publishes several recurring newsletters packed with tech insights and actionable information for our members. Check out our subscription link below to stay up-to-date with the latest in content from us.

Insider: Timely tech buzz, the latest member news and insights, upcoming events, recent job postings and more! ITA members can use Insider to get valuable industry and market news as well as push out their brand. Keep tabs on your competition while keeping up with the ever-changing tech scene.

(Tuesday mornings, weekly, soon to be bi-weekly)

Upcoming Events: We've got an incredible slate of networking, programming and events that will keep you abreast of the latest trends in technology, professional development and the industry as whole. Additionally, this space serves as a platform for us to feature and promote ITA member's events to our extensive network.

(Monday mornings, bi-weekly)

The List (Coming soon!)

(Friday mornings, bi-weekly)

IoT Council Update: Dispatches from ITA's Internet of Things Council about major happenings in the IoT sphere, IoT industry events, announcements and more!

(Second to last Thursday, monthly)  

Exec Spin: Insights and banter from the ITA executive team. 

(First or last Friday, monthly)


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Member Blog
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Beyond the Traditional Job Description: Engineering at Civis »
Jonathan Cobian, Tech Lead at Civis Analytics   What we do at Civis is complicated. Data science is al...
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Six Phone Interview Tips to Get You to the Next Round »
Shelbie Jones, Senior IT Corporate Recruiter, SWC Technology Partners   On average, every corporate job ope...
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Be an Ally »
Tom Alexander, CEO and Co-Founder, Holistic   International Women’s Day can be complicated for men, even fe...
Monday, March 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thoughts from the RSA Cyber Security Conference 2019 »
David Vercoutere and Howard Smith, First Analysis   If a top-of-mind objective of security buyers is to con...
Monday, March 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seven Steps to Generating ROI With B2B Content »
Walker Sands team   With more marketing teams being challenged with turning a profit from their programs,...

ITA Take Aways
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
#CODELIKEAWOMAN - ITA's New Tech Challenge »
Trisha Degg, VP of Talent and Operations, ITA   To celebrate Women’s History Month and International Wo...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Second Annual City-Wide Shadow Day »
In commemoration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, ITA hosted the second annual City-Wide Shadow Day. One hundred...
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: Why I Love ITA »
Jeremie Bacon, Chair, ITA Board of Directors   When I co-founded my first software firm in Chicago in early...
Friday, February 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA’s TechForward Launches Annual CxO Fundraiser & Auction »
TechForward raised $42,500 to support STEM Education in underserved communities.  Last week, TechForward , th...
Monday, February 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Tech Experience That Helped Me Grow »
By: Jessica Criollo, former ITA Intern   If somebody told me I was going to be working in the tech industry...

Press Release
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Announces New Chair of Its Board of Directors »
Jeremie Bacon named as chair of the Illinois Technology Association   Chicago, IL – March 4, 2019...
Monday, December 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women Influence Chicago Celebrates One-Year Anniversary »
New partners and board members are added as group prepares for new initiatives in 2019 CHICAGO, IL – December 1...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Announces IoT Innovation Award Winners »
  Inaugural awards highlight the strength of the Midwest IoT ecosystem   CHICAGO, IL -...
Friday, November 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA's TechForward Achieves 501(c)(3) Status, Announces Board of Directors »
  Chicago, IL — November 2, 2018  —  The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced today the formation of...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Hosts Sixth Annual IoT Summit Nov 27 - 28 »
IoT From Pilot to Production: Architecture, People and Process CHICAGO, IL - The Illinois Technology Associati...

Member & Partner News
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11 Under-The-Radar Chicago VCs You Should Know About »
In my   most-recent Forbes article , I shared about 12 Chicago-based VCs that are behind hot startups both withi...
Thursday, March 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Build the Future of Logistics Technology with Echo »
At Echo Global Logistics , the tech team builds industry-leading technology for the digital freight marketplace. The comp...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The "Rise of the Rest" »
Besides the East and West coasts, Chicago and other parts of the Midwest are popular places to settle for technology entre...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
STUDY: Ensono Finds Only One in Five Tech Conference Keynotes Are Given By Women »
Ensono™, a leading hybrid IT services provider, today released the findings of its new research report,  “Speak Up: B...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check out the latest with Newark, an Avnet Company this week! »
Premier Farnell Demonstrates Full Range of Artificial Intelligence Products with New Technology Pages Premier Farnell...

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