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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, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Spotlight: Forte Group »
Forte Group , @fortegrp     Answers provided by Steve Kreynin , CEO...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Spotlight: Tony Newcome, CTO, ActiveCampaign »
Tony Newcome, CTO, ActiveCampaign @ActiveCampaign         T ony Newcom...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top Forecasts for Big Data in the Enterprise in 2019 »
Softweb Solutions team Source:   Big data analytics is the most dynamic a...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Making Interactive Maps of Public Data in R »
Ryan Rosenberg, Civis Analytics   For a version of this post with interactive maps, check it out on G...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
At VillageMD, Culture is Driven by a Shared Mission: Improve Healthcare »
Working in the field of healthcare can be stressful: The projects and the products can have tangible effects on the health...

ITA Take Aways
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exec Spin: Building a Framework for Innovation »
Jay Rudman, CEO, TopstepTrader   Contrary to popular belief, innovation isn’t a divine spark sent by some...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
3 Tips to Improve Your Tech Job Shadow Program’s Recruitment Rate »
Across the nation, organizations struggle to fill key IT vacancies. The Bureau of Labor Statistics  estimates  t...
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ScaleUp Chicago: Key Takeaways and Lessons Learned »
The Illinois Technology Association's  ScaleUp Chicago (formerly Chicago Tech Summit) took place last week at The Da...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introducing the New and Enhanced ITA Talent Portal »
The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) is excited to announce the introduction of a new and enhanced Talent Portal fo...
Friday, April 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WorldChicago ProFellows Exchange Program - Spring 2019 »
Trisha Degg, VP of Talent Operations, ITA    In the spring of 2019, I had the privilege to be one of...

Press Release
Friday, May 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Establishes Leadership Council »
Chicago, IL – May 17, 2019 – The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced today the formation of its Leadership...
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ITA Announces AI & Machine Learning Council »
Chicago, IL – April 22, 2019 – The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced today the formation of a new advisory...
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 -...

Member & Partner News
Saturday, June 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Premier Farnell helps reduce time to market with modular facial recognition component from Omron »
Premier Farnell is now shipping an easy to mount and compact Human Vision Component (HVC) from Omron Electronic Components...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Centro Releases Universal Pixel for Easy Creation and Management of First-Party Audiences »
Centro ( ), a global provider of advertising technology, announced the launch of universal pixel on its c...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Uptake CEO Brad Keywell Wins World Entrepreneur Award »
Chicago tech veteran Brad Keywell just became the third U.S. founder to win the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year award....
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
60 Seconds With… Don Deloach, ITA Midwest IoT Council and Rocket Wagon Venture Studios »
Title:  Co-founder and co-chair, The  ITA Midwest IoT Council;  co-founder and CEO of  Rocket Wagon Ve...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
KAR Launches State-of-the-Art Data Science Pricing Tool for Commercial Consignment Customers »
  KAR Auction Services Inc. (NYSE: KAR) launches its DRIVIN-powered Pricing Insights, a robust, data-driven so...

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