YOUTH TECHNOLOGY CAMP
August 14 - 16
BDPA is proud to offer a Youth Technology Camp during the 35th Annual BDPA Conference and Career Expo in Washington, DC.
The program will take place Wednesday, August 14 through Friday August 16 at the Washington Hilton.The BDPA Youth Technology Camp includes educational workshops and fun activities:
Youth Registration Fee: $250
- Visit to Electronic Arts maker of Madden NFL video game
- Animation workshops
- Android development workshops
- Peer to Peer workshops
- Meet other high school students from across the country
Click here to register your child today! Select YTC Student
BDPA 2014 Annual Conference & Career Expo Theme Contest
BDPA is hosting the 2014 Annual Conference & Career Expo in Indianapolis, IN and we need YOU to help us! We need a conference theme. The conference theme sets the overall tone for the conference and draws in technology professionals from local, national and global corners. A theme should catch our attention and make us want to head to the conference.
Some past examples include:
· "Changing the Culture of IT: From Access to Ownership" (Orlando, 2002)
· "Global Strategy for the IT Professional" (Washington, 2007
· "Challenges for Today; Strategies for Tomorrow" (Raleigh, 2009)
· "Ignite, Inspire & Empower: The GPS of Future Technologists" (Chicago, 2011)
We're offering a $100 gift card prize for a winning theme!
Please enter your submission on the BDPA portal for your chance to win.
Deadline for submission is July 15, 2013
The members will vote and select the winning theme. The winning theme and writer will be announced in Washington DC at the conference.
We are pleased to announce our annual BDPA IT Golf Classic is set for Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Lake Presidential Golf Club in Upper Marlboro, MD 20774. This year's golf classic is being held in conjunction with our Annual National BDPA Technology Conference.
The Annual BDPA IT Golf Classics raise funds for BDPA's Student Information Technology Education and Scholarship (SITES) Programs. Our SITES Program provides education and training to minority youth interested in the information technology industry. BDPA has a rich history of successfully reaching out to thousands of students through networking, educational programs, seminars, workshops regional and annual conferences.
From tee to green, participants in the BDPA IT Golf Classic will follow in the footsteps of golf’s greatest legends or create a legend of their own on the award winning course and world-class facilities of the Lake Presidential Golf Club.
After an inspiring day of golfing, players gather for the Golf Awards Luncheon, where participating golfers will be awarded prizes for their accomplished play.
This year's golf classic also will provide opportunities to build and nurture relationships with senior executives of corporations supporting the mission of BDPA. For executives, the BDPA Conference offers other industry and professional networking opportunities including our Plenary Sessions, Dignitaries Reception, Workshops, Seminars, Career Fairs, and the Annual Awards Gala.
Round trip transportation from conference hotel to Lake Presidential.
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