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As Iowa solidifies its position as a technology hub, nurturing and retaining skilled professionals is essential for sustainable growth and success. Iowa Tech Connect addresses an overlooked need by providing guidance and a sense of community to early-career tech professionals looking to advance their careers, find their purpose, and impact Iowa’s thriving technology ecosystem. The program is led by seasoned tech experts, and its graduates gain the necessary expertise, connections, and confidence to take their careers to the next level.

Nominate a tech professional using the form below:


Each session will be action-packed with dynamic presentations from Iowa technology industry experts, engaging panel discussions, and hands-on project and group work sessions. This experience will provide valuable insights, practical skills, and a path forward to serve the next chapter of career development.


Program Timeline:
July – December 2023: The program will consist of six day-long sessions at unique industry locations in central and eastern Iowa. Schedule and session information will be available soon.


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NOMINATION, application & selection timeline

Nominations for Iowa Tech Connect will close on March 31st, 2023. Individuals nominated will be notified starting April 1, 2023 to complete their application for Iowa Tech Connect officially.

Individual applications will open on April 1, 2023.

Tuition for Iowa Tech Connect is $2,000 for TAI members and $2,500 for non-members. 


Thank you to these generous partners that support the vision for the Iowa Tech Connect. They share TAI’s commitment to build and unite Iowa’s technology ecosystem and helping develop a competitive and prepared technology workforce. 

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