IT Career Connection

Meet enterprise computing employers and get hands on with the IBM Z technology that runs their businesses.

Objective of Event

IT Career Connection events will bring together local students and employers to talk about available careers in enterprise computing, get hands on with the IBM Z technology, and network. Students will connect with employers and gain insight into the exciting world of enterprise computing.


Half day event focused on networking between students and local employers:

  • The day kicks off with a panel of employers discussing a variety of topics covering mainframe career paths, opportunities, and the latest trends and technologies their businesses are trying on the mainframe.
  • Next up is a hands-on Master the Mainframe lab giving students the chance to try out the mainframe for themselves and show off their problem solving skills.
  • The day wraps up with a networking event that encourages students and employers to connect and begin building professional relationships.


MeetupSep 14, 2019

East Carolina University

Greenville, North Carolina
MeetupSep 27, 2019

Framingham  State University

Boston, Massachusetts
MeetupOct 2, 2019

Manhattan College

New York City, New York
MeetupOct 4, 2019

Napier University

Edinburgh, Scotland
MeetupOct 11, 2019

University of North Texas

Dallas, Texas
MeetupOct 19, 2019

Robert Morris University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
MeetupNov 1, 2019

Illinois State University

Normal, Illinois

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