Cyber Security Month

Cyber Security Month

October is National Cyber Security Month and to kick off the proceedings, NSU is hosting a special presentation on ‘Cyber Security Threats and Trends‘  presented by Deputy Assistant Director of the FBI Cyber Division, James Burrell.

Tonight you can Join Frank Haggar and friends @ South Florida Windows 8 Developers meetup – The legal experts from  MDO Partners will be presenting, they are savvy on all things having to do with startups!

 

Top Job Pick $115K Ruby On Rails Instructor Bilingual

Top Job Pick $115K Ruby On Rails Instructor Bilingual

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Do you aspire to pass on your valuable knowledge to the next generation of South Florida’s coders?

Our client is hiring a senior-level developer with exceptional Ruby on Rails and JavaScript skills to join them as an instructor. As an instructor, you play a pivotal role in developing and delivering immersive web development curriculum and drive an excellent learning experience for our students.

You will present lectures day to day, assist students when they need help and lead a team of teaching assistants to ensure our students’ success. Extensive knowledge of computer science concepts is required along with hands-on experience building web applications. You must have the ability to lead an instructional team to address student cognitive gaps and truly enjoy helping others.

IT’S THIS FRIDAY!– Sign-up to Play in the CIO Council Golf Event to benefit the STEM Scholarship Fund – Sept. 19th

IT’S THIS FRIDAY!– Sign-up to Play in the CIO Council Golf Event to benefit the STEM Scholarship Fund – Sept. 19th

The iCoast CIO Council will hold its 7th Annual Golf Event at the beautiful Jacaranda golf course on Friday, September 19th, 2014.

Sponsoring the 7th Annual iCoast CIO Council Golf Event is a terrific way to show your support for our local IT Community. This is because your sponsorship dollars directly support the CIO Council scholarship fund which helps to develop a stronger South Florida technology workforce.

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Early Bird Registration through July 31st, is now open for the 7th Annual iCoast CIO Council Golf Event. You may register and pay for your Foursome, Single or Lunch only participation. Sponsors may also pay through the registration link.

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Need Assistance

If you have questions regarding participation as a player of sponsor, please contact Maurice Dubuc (945) 290-7855 Maurice.Dubuc@aajtech.com -or- Alex Funkhouser (305) 458-5579 Alex@SherlockTech.com. Thank you for your ongoing support of the iCoast CIO Council.

7:30 AM Registration
8:00 AM Tee Time

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iCoast CIO Council @ Fintank – Tech Weekend @ the Dolphins – Oct 25-26

iCoast CIO Council @ Fintank – Tech Weekend @ the Dolphins – Oct 25-26

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The iCoast CIO Council will be showing it’s support for the  South Florida tech community once again with a presence at FinTank. The CIOC is planning a CIO Focused track with special events and custom content for CIOs and top level IT manager.

Join the CTO of the Miami Dolphins and hundreds of fellow technology enthusiasts, professionals and novices for a weekend of tech learning and development. Our goal is to eliminate technology illiteracy. TechWeekend@theDolphins presents a Hack-a-thon, a Teach-a-thon, multiple tracks and technical sessions. From entry level coding sessions that teach the basics of HTML, CSS & JavaScript, to advanced mobile apps running in the cloud, you will learn how to build and deploy today’s technology. Just bring your laptop and enthusiasm. Hundreds of tickets to the Thursday, Nov. 13th Dolphins vs. Bills game are among the prize winnings.

Confirmed sponsor include Microsoft and SherlockTech, we welcome additional sponsors that want to connect with the South Florida technology community.


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SunshinePHP Feb 5-7 ‘Blind Bird’ Registration Now Thru’ Oct 15

SunshinePHP Feb 5-7 ‘Blind Bird’ Registration Now Thru’ Oct 15

We are please to announce the 3rd annual SunshinePHP Developer Conference, February 5 to 7 Miami, Florida.

The special “Blind Bird” low price for SunshinePHP is now active.  If you already know your going to attend SunshinePHP in February it just makes sense to buy your ticket now and save money.  Don’t miss the lower prices, register NOW!

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month with FBI Special Presentation “Cyber Security and Trends” @ NSU

National Cyber Security Awareness Month with FBI Special Presentation “Cyber Security and Trends” @ NSU

Join Nova Southeastern University’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) in celebrating National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

GSCIS Hosts the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Deputy Assistant Director of the FBI Cyber Division, James Burrell for a special presentation on “Cyber Security and Trends”, on Tuesday, September 30 at 6:00 p.m.

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View the PDF Flyer:

NSU’s FBI Special Presentation on Cyber Security and Threats

Make Something @ The Miami Mini Maker Faire

Make Something @ The Miami Mini Maker Faire

Miami has been the center for creative crafters and makers for decades. Host to the largest international art event, home for enterprising members of the tech community, and a maker scene that is ready to show you what makes our corner of the nation unique; the gateway to the Americas is ready to bring you the first Miami Mini Maker Faire!

Makers Register Here:

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The Digital Advancement & Excellence Awards – Nov 3

The Digital Advancement & Excellence Awards – Nov 3

We are asking for your assistance in making our Annual Fund Raising Event a SUCCESS by spreading the word to your contacts in our community.

We will soon be sending out a “Requesting for Nominations” for one of the six community awards presented at the event and would appreciate you sharing the information.

The Awards Event is designed to bring recognition to innovators who support enhanced connectivity and increased access to information for the South Florida community through the creative application of communications or computing technologies. The Digital Advancement & Excellence Awards recognize the innovative use of broadband and computing technologies to increase the community’s access to computing, the Internet, as well as the online tools and resources of the digital economy.

Please nominate yourself, your organization or a deserving person/organization to be recognize by the South Florida community. Award categories: Education, Government, Healthcare, Not for Profit organizations, For Profit organizations, and an individual.

THANK YOU !!

James E. Osteen, Jr.
Executive Director, South Florida Digital Alliance/Miami-Dade Broadband Coalition

For more info: dae@sfdigitalalliance.org

Download the Sponsorship Package (PDF): DAE_Event_Sponsorship_Package

Your Vote Counts – Help Select a New Look for SherlockTech

Your Vote Counts – Help Select a New Look for SherlockTech

As you may have perceived from our job listings over the past couple of years, SherlockTech is delivering Marketing and Creative talent in addition to Tech.

Please help decide SherlockTech’s new look! Visit the rating page for our new Sherlock logo project….

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Just one look at this week’s newsletter should convince you that Tech is booming in South Florida.  We work hard to keep our newsletter current and relevant but sometimes there are just so many great events it’s impossible not to include them all – just this week alone we are promoting 10 events!

Of note is tonight’s Xamarin event with David Silverlight, Wednesday’s Startup Grind with John Duffy of 3Cinteractive,  Broward vBeers, FLUX –  Meet the Lawyer! – Ask for Advice! with Frank Haggar, FLUX – Backing up to the cloud! with Tabor.

$75K Top Job Pick – IT Technical Business Analyst with strong experience in Visio & Process Mapping

$75K Top Job Pick – IT Technical Business Analyst with strong experience in Visio & Process Mapping

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Local Financial Services firm looking to hire an IT Technical Business Analyst with strong experience in Visio & Process Mapping. MUST have samples of flow charts to present. Excellent people skills for requirements gathering.

Acts as a liaison between the IT teams and the company’s various business units. Must be able maintain professionalism, be able to work in a very fast paced environment, and be able to hit the ground running in a short timeframe. Must be flexible in regard to changes in direction. Candidate must be able to clearly and consistently communicate to the business on all aspects of Software Development Life Cycle, Project Lifecycle, Incident Support, and Change Management processes.

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