What does a disruptive CIO look like in the age of digital transformation? – Linkis.com

Is your organization ready for a disruptive CIO? And is your CIO ready to become one? Here’s why they should be.

Source: What does a disruptive CIO look like in the age of digital transformation? – Linkis.com

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IBM proudly supports the next generation of Technology Professionals

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Grand Central Tech (GCT) had their inaugural Innovation Night following their new successful 6 weeks internship program. The innovative program is meant to facilitate technology education by offering high school and college students real work experience at real startups. The startups were from GCT’s second year class, which has already raised 7 million USD in venture funding. NYC currently has 300,000 technology positions and in the next 5 years, it is estimated the US will have 1 million open tech jobs, so training the next generation of technology professionals will be critical to continued growth. With these dynamics in mind, Eddie Cullen (previously at Fordham University’s accelerator), set out to design the GCT internship program.

On Innovation night, the Goldman Sachs auditorium was packed with interns, startups, and proud family. Interns were matched up with GCT startups based on skills and interests. The intern’s backgrounds ranged from high school students…

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