TECH Thursday Gartner/FGCU Expert Panel on Hiring Tech Talent

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017
  • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Endeavor Innovative Workspaces | 8831 Business Park Drive #301, Fort Myers FL 33912
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Note: Due to high demand, we have extended capacity to 80 registerees.

Hiring tech talent in SWFL can be tricky, and organizations must get creative with how they source and develop talent.


The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership invites area business and technology professionals to join us for a networking event and casual, moderated panel discussion on how Gartner’s thriving Ft.. Myers office does it as well as what it looks like from the perspective of two FGCU Software Engineering professors, whose job it is to prepare new tech talent.

Moderating the panel will be Kevin Price, VP of Gartner’s Research Analyst Lab.


Our panelists are:

Topics to be covered include:

  • How Gartner recruits and develops its associates.
  • How it leverages it's Research Analyst Lab in this area.
  • Where FGCU students are getting jobs.
  • How FGCU sees top employers partnering with tech students.

Thank you to Gartner's Kevin Price for conceiving of, organizing, and moderating the panel.

Thank you to our host location Endeavor Innovative Workspaces.

Event Details:

Date: Thursday, July 13th, 2017
LocationEndeavor Innovative Workspaces
Address: 8831 Business Park Drive, #301, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 

: 5:30 - 7:30pm    


    • 5:30 - 6:15: Networking
    • 6:15 - 6:30: Announcements
    • 6:30 - 7:30: Panel Discussion and Q&A

Light food and beverages will be served

Please RSVP to attend this free event.


The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership, a member of Lee County’s Horizon Council, is the only organization dedicated solely to promoting the growth of the technology sector in Southwest Florida.

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