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NWA Tech Fest 2020

event starts

17 Sep 2020

event ends

18 Sep 2020


The Jones Center Springdale, Arkansas, United States


NWA TechFest is a for-geeks-by-geeks technology conference held each spring in Northwest Arkansas. This year’s event will be postponed to September 17 & 18, 2020 at The Jones Center in Springdale.

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CfS opens at 12:00 AM

01 Jan 2020

CfS closes at 12:00 AM

17 Jul 2020

This event is in Central America Standard Time (UTC-06:00) timezone.
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NWA TechFest 2020 is going to be a two day event this year.

Day one will enrich those currently working in our technology community with insightful presentations on a variety of technical and communication-oriented topics. Talks are 50min.

  • Technology in Industry (NWA) (Food Science, Logistics / Retail, Startups)
  • Technology in Open Source (What / Where / Why)
  • DevOps / Web Development / Data Science
  • Career Skills

Day two will empower students and attendees with knowledge of their local community, including how to further educational, employment, and charitable opportunities in NWA. The focus will be on what it's like to work in STEM careers and hands-on activities. Talks are 30min aimed at students.

  • Technology in Industry (Aspirational/Game Developer)
  • Technology Labs (Interactive Classes/Exhibitions)
  • Opportunities (Local Work / Remote Work / Open Source / Education)