MnTech News & Updates

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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Sonya McCullum Roberts

Event Recap: WLiT | Let’s Redefine a Victory

Were you unable to make the recent WLiT event with Cargill Salt's President Sonya Roberts? Not to worry, we recorded it for you! Facilitated by WLiT’s own…

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MnTech Presents the 2020 Tekne Award Finalists

From AI and Machine Learning to Technology Partnerships, this year's creme-de-la-creme of Minnesota's tech innovation is here! Watch the announcement video to…

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WLiT, The Software Guild, scholarship, women in tech, women in STEM, Marie Pena

WLiT Community Gives Scholarship to Young Woman Affected by COVID-19

“I grew up in a very computer-loving, digital environment,” said Marie Peña. “Computers and STEM have always piqued my interest. Some of my fondest memories…

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MNSBIR Receives Grant from The U.S. Small Business Administration

The Minnesota SBIR/STTR Office (MNSBIR), hosted by the Minnesota Technology Association, was awarded a competitive grant from the U.S. Small Business…

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Q&A with Indu Alagarsamy and Kris Wilmunen: Legacy Applications, Modernizing Your Company’s Success Story

On Sept. 23, MnTech will host its first ever virtual conference: Tech Connect, a half-day event where attendees can network and learn about the technology…

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Q&A with John Avenson: Creating Powerful Venue Experiences When COVID is Up at Bat

On Sept. 23, MnTech will host Tech Connect, a half-day virtual conference showcasing ways technology is enabling Minnesota’s businesses. The event features…

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Fireside Chat with Personal Brand Expert Sarah McNally

Demystifying the importance of “personal brand” for the technology community MnTech’s Director of Member and Community Engagement Jade Denson recently sat down…

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MHTA President and CEO Jeff Tollefson

Q&A with Jeff Tollefson: Tech Connect Event Brings our Technology Community Together Online

On Sept. 23, MnTech will host Tech Connect, a half-day virtual conference showcasing ways technology is enabling Minnesota’s businesses. Jeff Tollefson,…

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Meteorologist Paul Douglas, Co-Founder AerisWeather

Q&A with Paul Douglas: Using AI and Weather Data to Improve Business Outcomes

On Sept. 23, MnTech will host Tech Connect, a half-day virtual conference showcasing ways technology is enabling Minnesota’s businesses. The event features…

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Leadhership1, Thomson Reuters, MnTech, Minnesota technology association

Fixing the Ladder with Thomson Reuters and Leadhership1

Almost a decade ago, leaders at Thomson Reuters identified that they had a problem: there were too few women in their technology practice and of the women that…

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An Introduction to Programming with TCF Bank

On Monday July 20th, TCF Bank welcomed many of its members and their children to an intern-lead virtual event. Together with Jon Genda, Assistant Vice…

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Fireside Chat: Target’s Approach to Hiring Untapped Talent

Target’s Sr. Engineering Manager Nidhi Sen and MnTech’s Director of Community Engagement Jade Denson recently sat down to discuss Target's innovative cohort…

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Webinar Recap: WLiT | A Conversation with Corie Barry, CEO, Best Buy

Revisit the first virtual event in the Women Leading in Technology series and join MnTech for a Conversation with Corie Barry, the CEO of Best Buy. During this…

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Bringing Diversity and Passion to Minnesota’s Tech Workforce

Lindsey Myrick spent the last three years of her career working for Genesys Works, a nonprofit organization that provides pathways to professional success for…

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Webinar Recap: Digital jobs and Safe Work Environments

As workplaces, retail spaces and restaurants reopen, managers are asking the question: Can technology help me keep my workers and customers safer? In…

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To Our MnTech Community

To say the last week has been difficult would be a gross understatement. The senseless killing of George Floyd by members of our Minneapolis police force has…

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