Career TechUp Series
Career TechUp Series
Northeastern University is at the forefront of evolving higher education to meet the growing demand for lifelong learning. Students and professionals alike understand that to keep pace with the speed of change—in business, industry, and technology—they need to keep learning, now and in the years to come. In this spirit Northeastern University’s Silicon Valley Campus has created a collaborative environment for all who are interested in keeping their career relevant whether by breaking into a new tech role, expanding their current job functions or completely changing things up. The Career TechUp Series is designed to be the go-to resource for anyone who wants to learn more about emerging technologies through our subject matter expert led workshops and talks from industry leaders.
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PPPM Agile Leadership & Culture
|Agility-Leadership Science? No, It’s leadership magic! Come see the tricks we have up our sleeves!
Globally, there is a critical need for professionals who can lead and deliver projects on time, on scope, on budget and with increased stakeholder satisfaction. Agile processes are being adopted by major companies and this translates into outstanding career possibilities for project managers with real-world knowledge and practical, project oriented skills. Experience an AGILE Lecture and Breakout Session with us, complete with leadership exercise led by top teaching faculty and discover how enhancing your knowledge toolbox with solid Project Management skills is right for your career, regardless of industry.
|January 27 10:30AM-12:00PM PST 6024 Silver Creek Valley Road San Jose CA||Sign Up|
|Big Data Workshop||With the proliferation of data across all sectors of the global economy, there is an immediate need for individuals to be knowledgeable in how to harness this data for continuous analysis and study. This spectrum spans from commercial to nonprofit, from higher education to government and is constantly expanding with new sectors, as data mining becomes the standard for knowledge gathering in the digital age. Throughout this hands-on and interactive workshop, participants will apply what they learn in real-world examples, which allows attendees easily replicate the knowledge in the workplace.
This is your chance to dive deep into data analytics from industry experts!
|February 3 10:00AM-2:00PM PST 6024 Silver Creek Valley Road San Jose, CA||Sign Up|
|Life Science Meets Technology||Keep your full-time job while receiving a master’s degree from a top-ranked university. Go from a bachelor’s degree to a master’s, while never having to leave your current profession! Northeastern University – Silicon Valley now offers the following programs in Life Sciences: MS in Biotechnology, MS in Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics and Medical Devices, BS in Biotechnology and MS in Bioinformatics.
Join us at the Silicon Valley campus and learn more about these exciting new programs from Northeastern University! Snacks will be provided.
|Break into Tech Workshop||Thinking about a career in the tech industry, but don’t have a tech background? Join our complimentary Break into Tech Workshop and try computer science!
Northeastern University’s Break into Tech series provides an introduction to basic computing concepts specifically designed for those with a non-technical background. The seminar will focus on giving a broad understanding of the fundamental and trending topics in computer science, using real-life examples and providing a hands-on experience.
If you’re ready to jump-start a career in tech, this workshop is for you!