1: You should know
Cerner Announces Plans to Add 600 Jobs to KC Workforce
Cerner announced last week plans to invest in research and development, the next phase of its Innovations Campus and hiring 600 new local employees.

Read more about how Cerner plans to move forward with these exciting developments here.
2: You should go
Tech CEO Speaker Series: Clifton Pemble
Early Bird pricing ends this week!

What:
On Thursday, March 1st at 3:30, get to know the CEO behind the the leading wearable technology brand that has changed the way we work out, the way we travel and the way we interact with nature.
 
Garmin CEO Clifton Pemble is joining KC sports broadcaster Joel Goldberg and the KC Tech Council for the Tech CEO Speaker Series at Central Library, and we hope to see you there.

 When:
Thursday, March 1
3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Where:
Central Library (New Location)
14 W 10th St
Kansas City, MO

Register here
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3: Your council info
CompTIA DC Fly-In This Week
The KC Tech Council will be traveling to Washington D.C. with a group of business and education professionals this week to represent Kansas City at the CompTIA DC Fly-In.

This conference brings tech leaders from around the US together to advocate for the CHANCE in Tech Act, which supports tech apprenticeship programs across the US.

You can see updates from the conference by following the hashtag #CompTIAFlyIn.
Volunteer to speak at a local school, share the story of your career in STEM, and inspire future technologists and engineers.
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