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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
Friday, November 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Best Practices for a B2B Lead Generation Campaign »
  B2B marketing used to be synonymous with the cold call. Your sales agents would pick up the phone, call a busine...
Monday, November 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to Attract Private Equity Interest in Tech Companies »
Article provided by Plante Moran Are you considering selling your technology company to a private equity fi...
Friday, November 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Importance of Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace »
    Joe Spallina, VP of Employee Benefits, Assurance   Sadly, not a day goes...
Thursday, November 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Six Impactful Application Migration Strategies »
    Patrick Emmons, Founder/CEO, DragonSpears   The first step to a cloud migrati...
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Spotlight:, Tim Ahlenius, Director of Digital Strategy »
Tim Ahlenius, Director of Digital Strategy,, @tahlenius Our #1 goal is our customer's digit...

ITA Take Aways
Thursday, November 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: Talent Unlimited »
  Julia Kanouse, CEO, ITA   Chris Gladwin and Penny Pritzker recently launched an ambitious in...
Thursday, October 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IoT Summit Highlight: The Role of IoT in Mobility, Smart Cities & Urban Technology​ »
  Chuck Byers, Sr. Technical Leader, Software Engineering, Cisco     In which areas can...
Friday, October 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IoT Summit Highlight: Organizational Issues & Getting Beyond Pilots »
  John Whitton, VP - US Markets, Softweb Solutions Organizational Issues & Getting Beyond Pil...
Friday, October 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: Parent Friendly Cultures »
  Julia Kanouse, CEO, ITA    As tech companies grow and mature so do their employees.&nbs...
Monday, September 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Event Spotlight: The Future of Cybersecurity with a Former FBI Special Agent »
  Leo Taddeo, Chief Information Security Officer, Cyxtera ; Former Special Agent in Charge of the Special O...

Press Release
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...
Monday, October 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Tech Challenge Reaches Nearly 40 Universities Across the Country »
This year's challenge had the most females ever in the Top 50   CHICAGO, IL - The Illinois Technolog...
Friday, September 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jellyvision, Tempus, Uptake and Vibes Among Winners at 19th Annual CityLIGHTS Awards »
  ITA reveals the industry leaders that are helping Chicago defy expectations   Last night...

Member & Partner News
Thursday, November 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 startup trends that shaped the Midwest in 2018 »
  2018 is quickly drawing to its close, but the Midwest’s venture capital activity is still buzzing. Just this we...
Thursday, November 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
3rd Annual Smart Cities International Symposium Coming to Chicago »
The three-day Symposium focuses on in-depth networking and information sharing among key players at the cutting edge of Sm...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Chicago Plans to Be a Global Tech Player Following Amazon HQ2 News »
  Although Chicago’s bid to become the site of Amazon’s second headquarters (“HQ2”) didn’t win, the tech giant...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
OneSpan Wins Javelin Strategy & Research ‘Best in Class’ Award for Mobile Biometrics Platform »
OneSpan™ (NASDAQ: OSPN), a global leader in software for trusted identities, e-signatures and secure transactions, today a...
Monday, October 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transform18, North America’s Largest Sales Enablement Conference, to Drive the Future... »
  Transform , North America’s largest sales enablement conference, is coming to Chicago. The brightest minds in...

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