Programs & Events
Creating Opportunities to Educate & Inspire
We have the privilege of engaging with our community through a wide variety of events and programs designed to educate, train, and build our state's IT talent pipeline.
Building the IT Talent Supply
We host programs that educate, inform, and encourage participation in computer science and data science, while also participating in existing events and programs statewide. ACDS will sponsor additional programs that focus on specific levels the talent supply chain.
Catalyst for a Mission
ACDS is a catalyst for all of our partners on our mission to increase the number of technical professionals produced by Arkansas educational institutions and employed by Arkansas corporations.
We host regular monthly networking events (including Tech 'N' Talk) that bring our IT community together and facilitate relationships beyond our own reach!
Impacting the Future
We host regional seminars, local Lunch & Learns, and webinars to educate corporate executives and tech talent alike on the impact of IT apprenticeships and IT careers on the economic future of Arkansas.
ACDS directors and team members speak at conferences, seminars, and workshops tailored to our constituents and stakeholders.