TechBlazers: Overcoming Workforce Hurdles for Maryland’s Next Tech Corridor

In its steadfast pursuit to #giveback Cloudforce recently hosted TechBlazers, a groundbreaking conversation that pinpointed challenges in education-industry alignment and relevant job training facing Maryland’s’ next technology corridor in collaboration with local educators and business leaders in Prince George’s, MD. 🌐👩‍🏫

💬Held at Cloudforce headquarters in National Harbor, the TechBlazers event included a lively networking reception followed by a panel discussion and Q&A session addressing how to better prepare students for equitable opportunities in today’s essential cloud computing, cybersecurity, and generative AI careers. 👨‍🎓💻💼

💡🗣Cloudforce thanks its distinguished expert panel including Career Educator Andrea Willey of Prince George’s Community College (PGCC); Microsoft General Manager of Consulting Services and Georgetown University Adjunct Professor, Danielle Estrada; Bowie State University Professor and Chairman of Technology and Security, Dr. Lethia Jackson; Executive Director, National CyberWatch Center at PGCC, David H. Tobey, Ph.D.; event moderator, Crown Castle’s External Affairs Manager Ann Brooks; and our very own Cloudforce CEO/Founder Husein Sharaf.

We also thank our sponsors Prince George’s Chamber of CommerceCrown CastleEmploy Prince George’s, and Tech Prince George’s for their invaluable support and contributions toward driving positive change. 🤝

For more insights, watch the full conversation here 🎞:

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