SAVANNAH (April 08, 2015) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), TAG Savannah, the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology at Armstrong State University, and the Web Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (WebBSIT) program have joined forces to present TechFest 2015.
The annual event will take place 12-3:30 pm Friday, April 17th at the Armstrong Center on the campus of Armstrong State University. Event highlights will include a posters and demonstrations session as well as TAG president and CEO Tino Mantella presenting key findings from the State of the Industry: Technology in Georgia report for 2015.
The State of the Industry: Technology in Georgia is TAG’s annual industry report to benchmark the growth of Georgia’s technology industry against previous years and other top technology states. Primary and secondary research is conducted by Internet Decisions, LLC., including TAG’s annual Technology Decision-Makers Survey which polls top executives from more than 120 state technology companies about their plans to hire, expand and invest in their Georgia operations.
The full State of the Industry: Technology in Georgia Report is available at: www.tagstateoftheindustry.com.
Watch the State of the Industry Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjWM7hrfJbo
Attendance to TechFest 2015 is free of charge, but advanced registration is requested.
To register online or pledge your commitment to attend TechFest 2015 please visit www.armstrong.edu/techfest or contact Chris McCarthy at firstname.lastname@example.org or Serena Rodriguez at email@example.com.
About Armstrong State University
Armstrong State University, part of the University System of Georgia, was founded in 1935. The university offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate academic programs in the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Science and Technology, the College of Education and the College of Health Professions. Armstrong serves approximately 7,100 students at its main campus in Savannah and a regional center in Hinesville. Its diverse student population comes from 45 states, the District of Columbia and 72 countries. For more information, visit Armstrong.edu.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 26,000 members and hosting over 200 events each year. TAG serves as an umbrella organization for 34 industry societies, each of which provides rich content for TAG constituents. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy. The association provides members with access to networking and educational programs; recognizes and promotes Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG’s charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive. For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org
To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.