A TALK Briefing | June 7, 2020
TALK COVID-19 Updates
You can find   our TALK updates  in entirety at the  TALK website. Find us on Linked In, and Facebook at Technology Association of Louisville Kentucky plus Twitter @talklou! Stay safe and enjoy your summer!

Upcoming Virtual Events
June 8, 9 AM, Meditation with Dr. Peter Buecker. Interfaith Pathways to Peace. Free. https://zoom.us/j/9847872987  Enter password: 938122               
June 8, 1 PM, KY Cyber Threat Working Group. Speaker: Phillip Ross , Geospatial and Cyber Intelligence Analyst , Kentucky Office of Homeland Security/Kentucky Intelligence Fusion Center. Audio/Call:  1-866-889-3903 ; Participant code – 565-08-463# Free.

June 9, 12:30 PM PDT. Bunker Labs Event for entrepreneurs.  A live conversation with Tim Adkins, the President of Command Group. Free.
June 10, 5 PM ET. The Road to Immunity During COVID-19: Developing & Distributing a Vaccine.  Brought to you by the American Public Health Association and the National Academy of Medicine, the COVID-19 Conversations webinar series. Free.
June 11, 6:30 PM, Networking & Monthly Virtual Presentation. Inventors Network KY. Speaker: Dana Knowles is the inventor of the licensed Shower Caddy. which was Featured on QVC Sprouts, Inventors Digest, American Profile, Around the Panhandle Magazine & Pink magazines. $10.
June 12, 8:30 AM (Networking Kickoff online in Zoom) . TALK CyberSecurity Summit. Sign up for sessions via Eventbrite. Register for networking, part of 1st session. Or go to Technology Association of Louisville Kentucky Facebook page for live broadcast. Concludes at 4 PM. Free to all.
Aging 2.0 The Louisville Healthcare CEO Council (LHCC)   are searching for innovations that help keep older adults connected to their communities, families, healthcare providers and vital information.   Application period through June 15th!  Cash prizes. 

Eligibility Requirements:
*The innovation should address social isolation and loneliness in older adults
*Innovators must have a commercial-ready or commercially available product/service
*The company's Founder or C-level executive (or equivalent) must be the person to present if selected to advance to the Virtual Pitch Competition
*The top ten innovators that are selected to pitch at the Virtual Pitch Competition will be required to present in English
*The Global Innovation Search is not only open to startups. Established companies and non-profits are welcome to apply if they have recently (within the last 3 years) launched an innovative solution to improve the lives of older adults
Need Financial Help Now?

Louisville, KY area-- One Louisville: COVID-19 Response Fund  Application.

  • For Hoosiers Regarding Rapid Recovery for a Better Future-- A new online hub,YourNextStepIN.org, provides connection and one-on-one supports for Hoosiers at the touch of their fingertips. A comprehensive outreach network will share the state’s resources with Hoosiers from their own trusted sources: community leaders, pastors or other faith leaders and employers. For those thinking through their education and training options, INvestEd will provide free, one-on-one financial aid guidance.
  • KentuckianaWorks Job Board
  • GLI & KentuckianaWorks--GLI has partnered with KentuckianaWorks to launch a Job Seeker Connection program. This program supports workers who have lost their job or experienced a pay reduction due to COVID-19. Job seekers can share their contact information and skillsets, desired industries and willingness to participate in training. Looking for work? Fill out the form.
  • Continue Your Education via microcredentials and certification ideas--anytime and anywhere at no cost.
  • Continue Your Middle School Child's Education via TechGirlz Summer Camps Online this Summer. Free!
Virtual STEAM Summer Camps for Middle Schoolers--Free from TALK This Summer Boys & Girls! C'mon! Register Now on Eventbrite!
 Let’s have some fun! Let a neighborhood middle school friend come hang out for these hourly STEAM Summer Camp sessions with your tween. Totally free. Registration is on Eventbrite, so find the class your tween is interested in, and have him or her sign up today! Totally FREE.

June 18 & 19, 10:00 to 11 AM
Students will learn the elements of HTML and CSS and use them to create a website. This is a two-part series.

June 25 & 26, 3 PM to 4 PM

In this workshop, students will learn about why cybersecurity is important and the practices and tools that can help people and organizations protect their critical information. This is a two-part series.

July 9th, 1-3 PM
This workshop reviews basic programming concepts using C++, such as data types, arrays, and functions. This is a two-hour session in one day.

July 9th, 4 PM to 5 PM
This workshop is a brief introduction to how websites work, how they are built, and how to become a person who builds websites. This is a one-hour course.

COVID-19 Resources:

KY COVID-19 Hotline (800) 722-5725
For Questions.

E ngage and Learn What's the Big Deal About CyberSecurity Measure, Ransomware, SeL4, plus State & Federal Resources! The Online TALK CyberSecurity Summit! All Free! This FRIDAY! Register Today for Your Sessions of Interest. Zoom and on TALK's Facebook Live page on June 12th! All Working Professionals Gather Round! We will begin at 8:30 AM with online networking via Zoom. Register for Entry. Free!
For These Sessions--Take a Long Lunch:
1 PM Topic: An Audience Interactive Discussion: “An Ounce of Prevention.”       Discussion will be around network segmentation, end user management, and incident response planning and more. Facilitators: Da-Wyone Haynes, Cyber Product Owner, Custom Data Solution–Data Analytics and Monitoring, Aegon Global Technology Operations with Dawn Yankeelov, Executive Director, Technology Association of Louisville Kentucky.