Committees & Roundtables

TAI maintains three active committees plus several peer networking roundtable events for member company employees, CEOs, CIOs, and CiSOs.
Member Committee

Diversity & Inclusion Committee

A diverse technology workforce is critical to the long-term success of Iowa’s technology industry. All Iowans deserve equal opportunities to participate in the innovation economy. TAI seeks to build a network of employers, educators, and mentors who actively advocate for a diverse technology workforce.

TAI’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee selects projects to educate and provide resources for member companies to promote diversity, inclusion, and equity in the workforce (talent), workplace (engagement), and marketplace (community).

How to get involved

Member Committee

Workforce & Education Committee

Access to talent is often the largest challenge facing Iowa’s technology industry. TAI has several initiatives and programs in place to build the talent pipeline from encouraging the next generation to pursue technology education to creatively transitioning incumbent workers to technology roles. TAI also partners with the state and communities throughout Iowa to execute robust campaigns recruiting talent to Iowa.

How to get involved

Member Committee

Public Policy Committee

TAI serves as the voice advocating for a technology-based, pro-growth, business-focused agenda. TAI is the leader in advocacy for technology-based companies and emerging technologies in Iowa.

TAI influences legislation and policies at the federal, state and local levels to impact the growth and sustainability of Iowa’s technology industry. TAI educates and informs policymakers on issues and challenges that are important to Iowa’s technology sectors

How to get involved

Peer-to-peer Networking

Industry Roundtables

TAI Roundtables are a free resource for all member company employees to participate in tech-related topics related to your specialty.

The innovation roundtable provides tech leaders, entrepreneurs, developers, and executives an opportunity to network and share business ideas. Previous roundtable topics have included blockchain and artificial intelligence.

The startup roundtable is designed to provide startup leaders and entrepreneurs with a discussion platform to network and share ideas. Previous roundtable topics have included statewide incentives and programs.

The marketing technology (MarTech) roundtable provides marketing directors, digital marketing specialists, and marketing leaders the opportunity to discuss ideas, successes, and learn from one another. Previous roundtable topics have included data generation and digital platforms.

Participation in the CIO, CISO, or CEO Roundtables is exclusively reserved for technology executives of TAI member organizations with these (or comparable) job titles.

Interest Form

Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining the Technology Association of Iowa’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee. TAI is committed to ensuring that diverse communities feel welcome and included in Iowa’s technology community. TAI’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee selects projects to educate and provide resources for member companies to promote diversity, inclusion, and equity in the workforce (talent), workplace (engagement), and marketplace (community).

Participation in TAI committees is exclusively reserved for individuals employed by TAI member organizations. Not a member? Join now.

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Interest Form

Workforce & Education Committee

Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining the Technology Association of Iowa’s Workforce & Education Committee. The Committee supports TAI in its efforts to build the talent pipeline from encouraging the next generation to pursue technology education to creatively transitioning incumbent workers to technology roles.

Participation in TAI committees is exclusively reserved for individuals employed by TAI member organizations. Not a member? Join now.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Interest Form

Public Policy Committee

Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining the Technology Association of Iowa’s Public Policy Committee. The Committee supports TAI in its efforts to influence legislation and policies at the state level to impact the growth and sustainability of Iowa’s technology industry and to educate and inform policymakers on issues and challenges that are important to Iowa’s technology sectors.

Participation in TAI committees is exclusively reserved for individuals employed by TAI member organizations. Not a member? Join now.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Interest Form

Join A TAI Roundtable

Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining one of Technology Association of Iowa’s Roundtables.

Participation in the CIO, CISO or CEO Roundtables is exclusively reserved for technology executives of TAI member organizations with these (or comparable) job titles. All other TAI Roundtables is exclusively reserved for individuals employed by TAI member organizations. Not a member? Join now.

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