WTW is expanding its weekly calendar. Why? Because more people than ever are looking for information and organizers are submitting an ever-increasing number of events. So be sure to check each Monday for the latest event update.

Our latest update features two upcoming events from the North Carolina Technology Association.

  • NCTA Knowledge Workforce Event: “Social HR”

The event is June 24 from 24:30 PM at Microsoft’s offices in Charlotte.

Panelists include:

  • Freda Belton, Sr. HR Manager – Microsoft
  • Chris Black, Sr. Recruiter – LendingTree
  • ​Todd Cunningham, SVP, Talent Management – AvidXchange
  • Jessica Hensen, Sr. Recruiter, Human Capital – Red Ventures

The panel will discuss how social media and technologies are being integrated into recruitment, development, recognition and engagement practices. The impacts, opportunities and challenges faced as HR incorporates social technologies in the workplace will also be explored. 

Other highlights include:

  • Briefing: Fostering Industry Support to Bolster Career Awareness and Readiness in Public Schools; presenter: Darrell Kain, Director, Industry Partnerships – NC New Schools
  • Briefing: Attracting Top Talent in A Pool of Competitors; presenter: Peylina Chu, Senior Consultant, Antea Group

Registration Info: Registration is free and limited to NCTA and BIG members only, but an RSVP is required to access MS office. BIG Members, please RSVP to Alison Gordon: agordon@nctechnology.org

  • “Come Tech Out:” Charlotte Job Fair

The North Carolina Technology Association is putting on one of its “Come Tech Out” job fairs in the Charlotte area a week from Tuesday.

The event is set for June 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Central Piedmont Community College in Matthews.

“Whether hiring for 1 or 100, the Come Tech Out Job Fair series connects the area’s top talent across functional areas and levels of expertise with growing companies and organizations. Don’t miss the next job fair on Thursday, June 25, 2015 in the Charlotte area, presented in partnership with local community partners, to promote regional job openings in the tech industry,” NCTA says.

Find out more at: ​http://members.nctechnology.org

  • Other events

​Here’s the latest list of events as compiled by Innovate Raleigh and ExitEvent. For more information about event even, check out the complete calendar at InnovateRaleigh.​​​​​​​

  • Verge Pitch Night: RTP Launch

June 23, 2015: The Frontier at Research Triangle Park, 800 Park Offices Drive

  • Raleigh Makers Market—July 2015

July 4, 2015: Breezeway by Benelux Coffee in Cameron Village, 402 Oberlin Road, Raleigh NC

  • RTP 180: Gaming

July 16, 2015: The Frontier at Research Triangle Park 800 Park Offices Drive

  • ExitEvent Startup Social—July 2015

July 27, 2015: The Durham Hotel, 315 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham NC 27701

And also coming up:

  • IDEA Pitch: RTP – Wednesday, August 19th at 8:30am at The Frontier
  • Beericana 2015: Craft Beer & Music Fest – Saturday, September 12th at Sugg Farm Park
  • CED Tech Venture Conference 2015 – September 15th & 16th at Raleigh Convention Center
  • IDEA Pitch: Chapel Hill – Wednesday,October 21st at 8:30am at Launch Chapel Hill

Recurring Startup Events (join these meetups for regular updates):

  • 1 Million Cups: http://tri.sites.1millioncups.com/
  • Agile RTP: http://www.meetup.com/agileRTP/
  • Big Data Developers: http://www.meetup.com/Big-Data-Developers-in-Raleigh/
  • GirlDevelopIt RDU: http://www.meetup.com/Girl-Develop-It-RDU/
  • Health 2.0 NC Triangle: http://health20nc.com/
  • Intent – A UI/UX Design Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/intent-design/
  • Internet Marketing Mastermind Group: http://www.meetup.com/raleigh-internet-marketing/
  • Lean Startup Circle RTP: http://www.meetup.com/lsc-rtp/
  • NC’s Regional Internet of Things: http://www.meetup.com/NC-RIoT-Regional-Internet-of-Things/
  • NC Tech4Good: http://www.meetup.com/NCTech4Good/
  • NC Triangle Android Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/TriDroid/
  • Raleigh-Durham Web Design Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/WebDesign2-0/
  • Raleigh Independent Game Developers: http://www.meetup.com/Raleigh-Independent-Game-Developers/
  • Raleigh Solopreneur Lunch Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Raleigh-Solopreneur-Lunch-Meetup/
  • Refresh the Triangle: http://www.meetup.com/refreshthetriangle/
  • Research Triangle Analysts: http://www.meetup.com/Research-Triangle-Analysts/
  • RTP 180: http://www.rtp.org/program/rtp-180/
  • RTP New Tech: http://www.meetup.com/RTP-New-Tech/
  • RTP AI-Machine Learning Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/RTPBigData/
  • Stacked! Building Better Developers: http://www.meetup.com/Stacked/
  • Startup & Play: http://startupandplay.com/
  • Tech Talent South: http://www.meetup.com/Tech-Talent-South-Raleigh/
  • Triangle AAUGA: http://www.triangle-aauga.org/
  • Triangle Bitcoin Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-Bitcoin-Meetup/
  • Triangle Code for America: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-Code-for-America/
  • Triangle Cocoa: Mac & iOS Development Meetups: http://www.meetup.com/nscoderrtp/
  • Triangle Clojure Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/TriClojure/
  • Triangle DevOps: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-DevOps/
  • Triangle Drupal Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/triDUG/
  • Triangle Hadoop Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/TriHUG/
  • Triangle JavaScript: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-JavaScript/
  • Triangle MongoDB User Group: http://www.meetup.com/MongoRaleigh/
  • Triangle Marketing Club: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-Marketing-Club/
  • Triangle .NET User Group: http://www.meetup.com/TRINUG/
  • Triangle Open Stack Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-OpenStack-Meetup/
  • Triangle PHP: http://www.meetup.com/trianglephp/
  • Triangle Ruby Brigade: http://www.meetup.com/raleighrb/
  • Triangle SQL Server Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/tripass/
  • Triangle Tech Breakfast: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-TechBreakfast/
  • Triangle UXPA Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-UXPA-Social-Meetup/
  • TriPython Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/tripython/

The list is continually updated with new events at www.innovationraleigh.com