Friday, July 02, 2010

The BDPA Insider – July 2, 2010



The BDPA Insider – July 2, 2010

BDPA Announces New One Day $100 Conference Pass
Incredible though it seems, it's only 27 days until "Access For ALL" the 2010 National BDPA Technology Conference Expo and Career Fair!

Breaking News! We've lowered our rates to make the conference even more affordable. A One-Day Pass is now available for $100.
Diversity/Careers in Information Technology Magazine June/July 2010 Issue
BDPA expects hefty crowds in Philadelphia
Last year President Obama appointed the nation’s first chief technology officer. That, says Viola Maxwell-Thompson, executive director of the Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF), is “a clear indication of the importance IT is playing in the world. There are nuances to how information needs to be disseminated and displayed. African Americans have that knowledge, we have that experience; we should be a part of that effort.”

http://www.diversitycareers.com/articles/pro/10-junjul/fod_african_american_techies.htm
ITSMF is launching the ITSMF/ BDPA Jumpstart Coaching Program for 2010!
The ITSMF/BDPA Jumpstart Coaching Program consists of a $2,000 coaching scholarship pool for a total of ten participants. The selected eight participants will be provided a 1-hour coaching package valued at $250.

Please accept our invitation to join us in the City of Brotherly Love by registering for the 32nd Annual National BDPA Conference, (http://www.bdpa.org/conf-2010.php) July 28 – 31, 2010 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Philadelphia, PA.

Hotel Rooms Are Now Going Fast: Please Book Now !!!

Reserve your room today by contacting the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown at 1-800-266-9432 and ask for the BDPA (Black Data Processing Associates) rate or register online.
https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=1565915

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