MnTech News & Updates

Creating a Vibrant Workforce Through Member Engagement with C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson, solves logistics problems for companies across the globe and across industries, from the simple to the most complex. With $21 billion in freight…

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Q&A with Target: Hiring for an Engineering Market

A Q&A With Target: Hiring For An Engineering Mindset Alicia Henderson, a Director of Technology at Target and Megan Grimm, a Director of Talent Acquisition…

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ACE Leadership in Action

For those aspiring for a new perspective in leadership, they need look no further than MnTech’s ACE Leadership Program. 27 tech professionals participated in…

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Event Recap: WLiT Q1 Find Your Fierce & AIM for Success

Our 2021 WLiT kickoff event was a great success! Women Leading in Technology events are open to both women and men who are interested in promoting, educating,…

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SciTech Internship Program Places Over 2,000 Interns

Minneapolis, Minnesota — The team behind the SciTech Internship Program is excited to announce that they recently surpassed an impressive milestone: 2,000…

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Event Recap: A Conversation with Eduardo Valencia of the Metropolitan Airport Commission

The Minnesota Technology Association was pleased to kick off the New Year with a topic that everyone loves: travel! We sat down with Eduardo Valencia, the CIO…

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MnTech Welcomes Adriana Nguyen and Jackie Spiess to our Growing Team in 2021

The Minnesota Technology Association is delighted to welcome two new members to our team, Adriana Nguyen and Jackie Spiess! In order to accomplish all that we…

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The Minnesota Technology Association Announces 2021 Officers and Board of Directors, Welcomes Six New Directors

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 15, 2020 — The Minnesota Technology Association (MnTech) is pleased to announce its 2021 officers and board of directors. We welcome and…

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Event Recap: The Annual CIO Panel 2020

The annual CIO Panel is a chance for Minnesota's technology community to come together and hear from some of the top CIOs in our state as they reflect on the…

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Rising Star Award Recipients Honored at the 2020 Tekne Awards

The award show was virtual this year, but that didn’t stop Minnesota’s tech enthusiasts from coming together online to celebrate the innovators and…

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Event Recap: The 2020 Tekne Awards!

Last Wednesday, we had the honor of hosting the 23rd annual Minnesota Tekne Awards. 16 Tekne's were presented to 16 talented innovators who have spent the last…

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2020 Tekne Award Winners Exemplify Technology Innovation in Minnesota

Technology Leaders and Innovators Recognized at Virtual Tekne Awards Event (MINNEAPOLIS) Nov. 18, 2020 – In a celebration of Minnesota’s thriving technology…

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Celebrating Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient John Santelli

When you help run the largest healthcare company in the world and still make time to raise money for local non-profits in need, chances are you’re doing…

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The ACP: Industry Leaders Come Together to Connect Rural America

In the 1930’s, many communities in rural America were without electricity. It took a collective understanding that getting all homes and businesses connected…

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Virtual Tekne Awards Coming Soon

Tekne Awards for Lifetime Achievement to be Presented to Rick King and John Santelli at November 18th Event

MINNEAPOLIS, November 9, 2020 —The Minnesota Technology Association (MnTech) is pleased to announce it will honor the careers of two outstanding technology…

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Celebrating Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient Rick King

What does it take to be recognized for a lifetime achievement award? For Rick King, it begins with dedicating 40 plus years to teaching, leading others and…

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Extending the Conversation on Machine Learning Stories with Cargill & Unisys

Following our Advanced Technology community powered session “Stories of Machine Learning: Showcasing ways to apply and deploy AI within your business” our…

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10 Minnesota Innovations Keeping COVID at Bay

Greatness is often born from strife. When time is short and situations become dire, that’s when innovative minds burst into action. The hardships endured…

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