NWA TechFest 2020
2020 Theme: Enrichment and Empowerment the NWA tech community.
NWA TechFest is a for-geeks-by-geeks technology conference held each Spring in NWA. Its goal is to bring the tech community together to learn, interact, and network, as well as promote diversity in STEM, sharing of best practices, and promotion of transferable skills. Proceeds from each conference go to assist STEM-related initiatives in the Northwest Arkansas community.
This year’s event will be from 9:30-3:30 for two days, Postponed to September 17 and 18 at the Jones Center. Each day will have a different focus: Enrichment and Empowerment. Tickets are valid both days.
Day one is the NWA TechFest you know and love. It will enrich those currently working in our technology community with insightful presentations on a variety of technical and communication-oriented topics.
Day two will empower students and attendees with knowledge of their local community, including how to further educational, employment, and charitable opportunities in NWA. The focus will be on what it's like to work in STEM careers and hands-on activities.
The first 200 attendees to sign up will receive a free NWA TechFest t-shirt when they arrive!