To provide additional resources for our members, we have formed a new Partnership with Info-Tech Research Group. Through this relationship, Info-Tech is offering our community complimentary access to specific research and services across a wide range of topics as an additional benefit to members across our community. Info-Tech Research Group produces unbiased and highly relevant research to help CIOs and IT leaders make strategic, timely, and well-informed decisions. Partnering closely with your IT teams, they provide everything from actionable tools to analyst guidance.
SIM CT members now have access to the following:
- Select Research Blueprints –Released Monthly
- One Business Vision Diagnostic –Annually
- Access to Info-Tech Webinars
- Purchasing Incentives on Info-Tech Memberships
If you have not yet signed up for these benefits, explore these new complimentary resources for your team here.
Emerging Leader Development
Announcing SIM’s newest leadership development offering … the Emerging Leader Development (ELD) training program for first-time leaders in our Chapter members’ companies. This new program is 100% online and 100% self-paced, providing a baseline foundation / orientation of leadership-related skills. Learn more and register now at the ELD website!
Virtual Coffee Chat with UCONN Students
A coffee chat is an intimate, moderated conversation between a business tech professional and about 10 students who can ask any questions about career experience. Recently, our own SIM team has led such conversations regarding Smart Tech and Data Visualizations.
Click either image below to watch the full conversation recording:
Click here for more information regarding UCONN Coffee Chats and Workshops.
2021 Scholarship Recipients
Pathways Academy of Technology and Design
Hunter Allis is a graduate of Pathways Academy of Technology and Design and will attend Central Connecticut State University to major in Computer Science. Hunter has been interested in Computer Science – specifically game design and development – since he was a young child. He reports that he has become good friends with students from across the country who share his interest in game development and he regularly communicates with people around the world to share ideas and cultures.
Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy
Sonya Parsons is a graduate of Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy and will attend the University of Connecticut to major in Mathematics and Statistics. Sonya is a member of the National Honor Society and has taken a number of Advanced Placement courses. She is captain of the women’s soccer team and reports that her high school experience was important to her development as a leader and an active member of her community. Her high school experience allowed her to become friends with a diverse group of students and has increased her understanding of other viewpoints.