Upcoming Events

February 18, 2018

National Engineers Week

Date: February 18 - 24, 2018

Engineers: Inspiring Wonder Celebrate. Volunteer. Connect. Engineers Week--the only event of its kind--is a time to: Celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world Increase public dialogue about the need for engineers Bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents More than a week-long event, Engineers Week is a year-round commitment to making a difference. Order your 2018 Engineers Week and Girl Day Kit You Might Also Like Engineers

Outsourcing World Summit

Location: Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld 6677 Sea Harbor Dr
Orlando,FL 32821
Date: February 18 - 21, 2018

The Reincarnation of Outsourcing: From Disruption to Domination Learn more>>>

February 19, 2018

FDCA Florida Defense Expo

Location: Rosen Plaza Hotel 9700 International Drive
Orlando,FL 32819
Date: February 19 - 21, 2018

The Florida Defense Expo offers an ideal opportunity to bring together military, Homeland Security and other organizations serving our country with businesses dedicated to providing high quality, safe and innovative products and services to our warfighters. Learn more>>>

Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference NA

Washington DC,
Date: February 19 - 22, 2018

The Ninth Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technology (ISGT 2018), sponsored by the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES), will be held on February 19-22, 2018 at the Washington Hilton, in Washington, DC. The Conference will feature plenary sessions, panel sessions, technical papers, and tutorials by experts representing the electric utilities, regulators, technology providers, academia, the national laboratories, and both federal and state governments. This year’s theme is “Grid

February 20, 2018

St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs

Location: University of South Florida St. Petersburg 206 6th avenue S
St Petersburg,FL 33701
Date: February 20 - 23, 2018

The St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs is a cooperative venture of a group of civic-minded St. Petersburg residents and the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. Multiple panels of distinguished diplomats, military, media, and academic experts will discuss critical international issues of the day. The public, including students of USF St. Petersburg and other area universities, are cordially invited to attend the conference free of charge. Seating will be on a first come, first

February 21, 2018


Date: February 21 - 23, 2018

The goal of the Devnexus Conference is to connect developers from all over the world, provide affordable education, and promote Open Source values. Learn more>>>

Mayo Clinic Convergence 2018

Location: UCF Fairwinds Alumni Center 12676 Gemini Blvd N
Orlando,FL 32816
Date: February 21 - 23, 2018

Convergence calls for groups within the biomedical, life sciences, physical sciences, engineering, and other fields to come together to solve unmet scientific needs. This conference brings together various scientists with the aim of discovery of education gaps inherent to one’s own discipline and the potential for creative collaboration in shared problem solving. Learn more>>>

Local Contracting Opportunities Available OSD & SFU Workshop

Location: Betsy Easley Conference Center 4075 Esplande Way
Tallahassee,FL 32399
Date: February 21, 2018 Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Office of Supplier Diversity & FSU's Procurement Services have joined together to present a Wednesday Workshop Series for Small Businesses. Join OSD and FSU once a quarter in 2018 to learn about government contracting, the systems used in procurement activities and other programs offered to help small businesses. February's topic includes Local Contacting Opportunities Available. Representatives from the following organizations will present their procurement processes, programs, and

South Florida VMUG Meeting

Location: Brother Jimmy's BBQ 700 S Rosemary Ave Suite 232
West Palm Beach,FL 33401
Date: February 21, 2018 Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Agenda: Time Session 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Coffee and Mingle 10:30 AM –10:45 AM Network and Introductions 10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Vendor Presentation(Puppet) 11:30 AM – 11:45 AM Break 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM VMware Presentation 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch 1:30 PM – 2:15 PM Vendor Presentation(NetApp) 2:15 PM – 2:30 PM

ACA Webinar: Approaching Corporates: Catching the Big(Co) Fish

Date: February 21, 2018 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

A venture's BigCo relationships can bring major validation – whether it is as customer, partner or strategic investor, the tangible proof point can accelerate market traction, increase valuation, attract follow on investment and uncover exit opportunities. So how can angels help their portfolio companies foster the kind of approaches that yield successful connections? Gain tips as well as watchouts from Queen City Angels member Steve Baggott, who was a founding leader of Procter &

Development of Soft Skills That Are In Demand by Cybersecurity Employers

Date: February 21, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework emphasizes Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA’s) required to fulfill a variety of Work Roles with a bent towards developing technical competencies. Yet, employers frequently express to educators and students that soft skills such as effective communication, problem-solving, creative thinking, resourcefulness, acting as a team player, and flexibility are among the most desirable attributes they are looking for in a new hire. This webinar will

SBA HUBZone Webinar: How to Maintain Your HUBZone Certification

Date: February 21, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Zone program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to government contracting opportunities. If your business is located in an area where business development and growth has been fairly limited, you may qualify. To learn more about the HUBZone Program, check out SBA’s free six-part webinar series for information on: how to obtain and maintain the HUBZone

February 22, 2018

Graphics of The Americas

Location: Broward County Convention Center 1950 Eisenhower Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale,FL 33316
Date: February 22 - 24, 2018

GOA is one of the graphic communications industry’s largest, annual, combined expositions and conferences, attracting printers, designers, and creative professionals from North America, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, and all corners of the world. Learn more>>>

TEDx Youth@MoorePark

Location: 1301 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami,FL 34132
Date: February 22, 2018

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized (subject to certain

Women in Science: Advocating For Equality in STEM

Location: Florida International University Main Campus 11200 SW 8th St
Miami,FL 33199
Date: February 22, 2018 Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

THE MARC U*STAR, QBIC, and NIGMS RISE Programs are excited to present our annual Women in Science Seminar! We will expose attendees to exceptional FIU women in the STEM fields that have pioneered major advancements within our community. This exposure will provide attendees with an opportunity to discuss common struggles women face in male-dominated arenas. The speakers will share their successes as well as the adversities they encountered throughout their journey. We will have a CAPS