Wednesday, August 12, 2015

BDPA Invites Press to 2015 National Technology Conference

Please join the 37th Annual National Technology BDPA Conference and Career Fair, August 18-22,  at the Hilton Hotel, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington DC.   BDPA is the oldest and largest African American non-profit national organization comprised of more than 2,500 Information Technology professionals and STEM college students.

Highlights of the conference will include:
  • Town Hall address by General Colin Powell, former Secretary of State and former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on Wednesday, August 19 at 11am;
  • FREE Technology Career Fair with interviews on the spot on Friday, August 21 from noon-6pm & Saturday, August 22 from 10am-3pm. Career Fair is open to the public;
  • Youth Technology Camp sponsored by Best Buy;
  • Awards Gala Reception sponsored by Johnson & Johnson;
  • BDPA IT Golf Classic Tournament;
  • Hack-a-Thon with a $1,000 prize sponsored by Cigna and World Wide Technology;
  • Networking sessions, seminars, receptions and much more.
Advanced press registration is suggested. Registration will ensure press kit and credentials and access to the press lounge. On-site registration will also be available. Register at:

If you have any questions, please contact Brenda Parker at We look forward to your participation.

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