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ITA partners with organizations and programs throughout the year, connecting our members to local events and sharing perks!

 

Need a discount code or more information? Email ITA at engagement@illinoistech.org.

 

Only ITA member companies and their employees can take advantage of discounts associated with our partnerships. Non-members are not eligible.

 

Chicago.AnitaB.org

The mission of the  AnitaB.org chapters is to support all underrepresented groups intechnology fields through leadership & professional development and training. To learn more or become a member, visitChicago.AnitaB.org.

  

ASUG

The mission of ASUG is to facilitate education and connections in the SAP ecosystem and to continually expand our community, bound together by real experience, to educate, influence, and enable business results and achieve real competitive advantage for all our members. To learn more about ASUG, visit https://www.asug.com/.


Catapult Chicago

Catapult Chicago is the first collaborative community aimed to support growing later-stage tech startups. Catapult has already fostered over 90 founders from 45 companies that have raised over $170 million in capital. Our peer-selection model creates a community of Chicago’s best and brightest, working together to grow the next generation of successful startups. As a non-profit entity, we are supported by the generosity of corporate sponsors that provide professional services, people and mentorship.

Member of ITA and interested in Catapult Chicago? Reach out to jhughes@illinoistech.org for a direct introduction.

 

Chicago Opportunity Exchange

REVOLUTIONIZING TALENT ACQUISITION

The Chicago Opportunity Exchange (COE) is focused on creating a more diverse, inclusive and efficient labor market throughout the Chicagoland region.  COE uses groundbreaking, patented technology that uses sophisticated blind-matching algorithms to connect candidates and employers based on skills, interests, and job requirements. The innovative talent exchange integrates Chicago’s key workforce players, simplifies the hiring process for businesses, and simultaneously reduces bias in the recruiting process.  


FIND THE RIGHT FIT, FASTER

  • Helps hiring managers and recruiters get on the same page
  • Provides clarity on alignment at a level deeper than traditional resumes and job descriptions

 

INCREASE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

  • Instantly ranks candidates based on skill, ability, and interest alignment
  • Masks information prone to bias focusing attention on skill, interest, and ability alignment
  •  Creates a standardized view of candidate information needed to make an initial assessment

 

ITA Members:  To POST A JOB, please visit the ITA Opportunity Exchange at https://illinoistech.workfountain.com/


Questions? Contact Andree Dolan, Executive Director of the Chicago Opportunity Exchange, at 
andree.dolan@workfountain.com.

 

CompTIA

CompTIA is the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications worldwide. ITA members receive 15% off exams and/or training. To receive discount codes, please reach out to engagement@illinoistech.org, all discounts can be redeemed via comptiastore.com

  

Sales Assembly

Sales Assembly is the first and only fully dedicated resource & peer community for sales leaders from Tech/SaaS companies. Learn more at salesassembly.com

A discount code is offered to ITA members for ITA & Sales Assembly partnered events. Reach out to trisha@illinoistech.org for information. 

 

Door of Clubs

Connecting student clubs to companies like never before. Visit doorofclubs.com for more information.

 

General Assembly

General Assembly is an educational institution that transforms things into creators through education in technology, business and design at 14 campuses across four continents. Learn more at generalassemb.ly.

25% discount provided to ITA members for part time classes and single evening workshops. Contact engagement@illinoistech.org for the diIscount code!

Helping GA talent connect to ITA member companies through workshop collaboration and hosting "Meet and Hire" events. **For additional details, contact trisha@illinoistech.org.

 

IRCE @ RetailX

The One-Stop-Shop for E-Retailers

IRCE is your one-stop-shop for all your e-commerce needs. This conference and trade show offers you everything your business needs to stay ahead of your competition, in one simple location. IRCE @ RetailX will take place in the world-class city of Chicago, June 25-28, 2019 at McCormick Place.

ITA members may receive a promo code for a $200 discount for IRCE 2019 on all conference passes (Exhibit Hall Only passes excluded from discount) by emailing Jessica Hughes at jhughes@illinoistech.org.

 

Smart Cities International Symposium and Conference

 

Organized by theSmart Grid Observer, the 3rd Annual Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition,  January 22-24, 2019 in Chicago brings together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world to explore the most recent technology advances, business models, and lessons learned to date in making the Smart City a reality. Expert speakers will examine the experiences of municipal governments who are pushing the envelope and moving toward actual implementation of the Smart City vision. The emphasis is on implementation strategy, case studies, best practices, and the development of compelling business models for transitioning to the 21st Century Smart City.

ITA Members may email Jessica Hughes at jhughes@illinoistech.org to receive a promo code for 15% off of the registration fee. 
 

Zipcar for Businesses

Zipcar will waive the $75 set up fee for ITA Members who are setting up Zipcar for Business accounts.  Employees receive 50% off the annual fee and discounted weekday driving. Visit zipcar.com/itamembers for more information.

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