Events

DWN Training: Work & Life Harmony

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Our industry is always changing. Balancing work and life can be tough. In this workshop you will create a Work-Life Harmony plan using proven productivity methods to help you achieve new levels of success in both.

 

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DWN Training: Blinking an LED with Raspberry Pi Workshop

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Workshop Title:

Blinking an LED with Raspberry Pi Workshop.

Let’s light up an led using the Python programming language and the GPIO pins on the Raspberry Pi.

What You Will Learn:

  • You will construct a basic electrical circuit and attach it to your Raspberry Pi GPIO pins
  • You will write a simple Python program to control the circuit using an IDE
  • You don’t need to have prior programming knowledge for this workshops.

What to bring for the workshop:

  • Pen/Notepad if you want, but not necessary.

What is provided during the workshop:

  • Raspberry Pi kits will be supplied at the workshop.
  • Ready to use workstation would be available.
  • IOT Lab Operation volunteers would be available to answer workshop related questions.

Do’s & Dont’s:

  • No Food or Drinks please.
  • No laptops required.
  • Plan to arrive 5 min early for the workshop

IoT Lab @ Meridian:

IoT Lab at Meridian is located in Building 2 breezeway entrance

 

DWN Training: Intro to Coding

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*Laptops are required for this training session*

The technology-driven world we live in calls for many different skills – coding being one in high demand. In this training, you will receive an overview of coding, how it impacts DISH, and even get the chance to code yourself during a hands-on activity.

Leader Series: Shreya Nallapati, Founder of #NeverAgainTech

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Please join us for our Leader Series with  Nallapati, founder of #NeverAgainTech. The event will be hosted in Mt. Elbert from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Doors will open at 11:40 am and will close promptly at 12:00 pm to ensure the event begins on time.

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Leader Series: Frannie Matthews, CEO of Colorado Technology Association (CTA)

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Please join us for our Leader Series with Frannie Matthews, CEO of Colorado Technology Association (CTA). The event will be hosted in Mt. Elbert from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Doors will open at 11:40 am and will close promptly at 12:00 pm to ensure the event begins on time.

Please let us know if your availability changes so we may open your seat to another member.


More about Frannie:

Frannie Matthews is the incoming CEO of Colorado Technology Association (CTA). Prior to joining CTA, Frannie spent 18 years with IBM and served as the IBM Senior Location Executive for Denver. As a public sector, healthcare, and life sciences sales leader for the western region, she was responsible for growing the IBM portfolio within the territory. She has over ten years of sales management and leadership experience with regional high-performance teams. Industry verticals have included higher education, state and local, healthcare, and telecommunications.

Technology solutions have always been her point of strength. Frannie has expertise in the areas of SaaS, cloud, analytics, high-performance computing, mobile, social, and security solutions.

She has a passion for helping the next generation and has a particular interest in S.T.E.M. education. Frannie

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Ally Panel

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Hear CTO and DWN Exec Sponsor Vivek Khemka, DWN Steering Committee Member and VP Robb Origer, DWN Liaison and Sr. Manager Jeremy Van Essen and DWN Member and Manager Mike Danley for a panel on being workplace allies and advocates.… Read more and comment

DWN Training: Excel – Charts (AM)

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DATE: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM (MDT)

LOCATION: Training Room 6, DISH Meridian

***This event is for those without laptops***

Our previous excel trainings filled up, and we’re happy to offer another round of trainings to polish your spreadsheet abilities! This excel training will focus on creating charts to help drive your point home. This training is aimed at intermediate excel users and will be covering bar charts, line graphs, scatter plots, and pie charts.… Read more and comment

DWN Training: Excel – Charts (PM)

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DATE: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (MDT)

LOCATION: Mt. Elbert, DISH Meridian

***This event is for those with laptops. Please bring your computer!***

Our previous excel trainings filled up, and we’re happy to offer another round of trainings to polish your spreadsheet abilities! This excel training will focus on creating charts to help drive your point home. This training is aimed at intermediate excel users and will be covering bar charts, line graphs, scatter plots, and pie charts.… Read more and comment

Leader Series: Suma Nallapati, Secretary of Technology and Chief Information Officer

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Please join us for our Leader Series with Suma Nallapati, Colorado’s Secretary of Technology and Chief Information Officer. The event will be hosted in Mt. Elbert from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Doors will open at 11:40 am and will close promptly at 12:00 pm to ensure the event begins on time.

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DWN Training: PowerPoint

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We’ve all experienced those meetings where someone brings 20 slides with long paragraphs of text for a 30-minute meeting. We want to make sure you can avoid the common PowerPoint pitfalls in your own presentation. Learn tips and tricks to make your PowerPoint presentations shine!

DATE: April 24, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
LOCATION: Mt. Elbert, DISH Network
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