Spring Career Fair 2021

May 12th, 12:00-3:00 P.M. EDT

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BDPA CONFERENCE 2021

Powered Together – A Revolution of Excellence

August 12-14, 2021, Virtual Experience

 

WHAT IS BDPA?

BDPA is the premier organization focused on nurturing and developing diverse working professionals and future IT leaders in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and all digital technology fields. For more than 40 years, BDPA has enabled the upward mobility of African Americans and other minorities in the Information Technology (IT) and STEM fields.

Our Mission

To be the leading and most recognized organization in enabling digital leadership preparedness  for aspiring diverse professionals.

Our Vision

To build a pipeline of diverse professionals and aspiring students in the STEM and digital technology fields.

Our Beliefs

Our purpose is to serve and elevate students and young professionals of today for leadership tomorrow. That a  talented and diverse group of people is the most creative and innovative workforce.

AROUND BDPA

NEWS & EVENTS

BDPAHSV – Entrepreneur “Becoming Your Own Boss”

Join us (BDPA HSV) on April 29th, as we host the “Becoming Your Own Boss” event aimed at providing you with an opportunity to meet and connect with small tech business owners, discuss ways to overcome challenges, and receive tips on establishing/growing your business.

BDPA ATL – Virtual Resume Workshop

Come join us in the BDPA Atlanta user group meeting for a VIRTUAL RESUME WORKSHOP Wednesday, April 21st at 6:30pm est. We’ll have 3 talented people in recruiting from MATRIX (Suzy Yonyoff, Brian Easter and Brandon Merrill) stepping through a before and after transformation of resumes as well as a local hiring manager to share his perspective (Ed Salako from Cox Auto).

BDPA Data Science Academy Orientation

Participate in a 12-week series of weekly Saturday workshops that will expose students to open source tools in data science. The workshops will have four main focus areas including Excel, SQL, R, and Python. Students will use the tools learned from the week,y Saturday...

Spring Career Fair 2021

This online chat will connect you directly with organizations from the comfort of your home, office, smartphone or tablet. Our online, cloud-based platform makes it easy and fun for you to participate.

BDPAHSV Presents Networking to Build the Black Dollar

Join BDPA Huntsville on virtually April 20th, 2021 at 6PM CST when Guest Speaker Felicia Jones will discuss "Networking to Build the Black Dollar". You don't want to miss out! About this Event Ever wanted to be a part of something greater than yourself? Come check out...

BDPA STL 2021 Kickoff – “Women Leading I T” Empowering & Advancing

BDPA St. Louis hosts a “Women Leading I T” panel discussion to Kickoff the 2021 chapter calendar of events and promote Empowering and Advancing women leaders in tech.

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Who is BDPA?

BDPA is the premier organization focused on nurturing and developing diverse working professionals and future IT leaders in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and all digital technology fields. For more than 40 years, BDPA has enabled the upward mobility of African Americans and other minorities in the Information Technology (IT) and STEM fields. Through its 30+ local community chapters in major cities across the United States, BDPA has been at the forefront of promoting the minority agenda within the IT profession since 1975.

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JOIN BDPA TODAY!

BDPA is the premier organization focused on nurturing and developing diverse working professionals and future IT leaders in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and all digital technology fields.

Adult

Member
$100
  • Individuals who post-collegiate or that work full time. This membership type is of an individual that would like to be a member of a local chapter or a national member if there is not a local chapter nearby.
  • Annual Fee

Corporate

Member
$100
  • Individuals whose membership is paid by his/her employer or by a corporate supporter/sponsor. This membership type is assigned when a corporate registration is submitted by the company.
  • Annual Fee

Lifetime

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$1000
  • Lifetime members secure a full membership-in-good-standing status for his/her natural life, receive all the privileges of full membership, is recognized as a dedicated member-supporters of BDPA.
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BDPA TECH and CAREER TALKS

The BDPA Tech Talks are great way for students and Professionals in IT to connect through all BDPA Chapters. Each month a speaker is chosen to present on a topic that is near and dear to their heart and/or area of expertise. In 2020 we have hosted some incredible individuals from to Companies and Universities across the United States.

BDPA Career Center

Connecting Talent with Opportunity

 

Your next IT career opportunity is right at your fingertips at the BDPA Career Center.  Visit careers.bdpa.org to get started.