Past Special Events

TechBash 2018

When: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
Where: Untitled Supper Club, 111 W Kinzie St, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Meet and mingle with the CIO's of 50 companies who will host booths around TechBash as "VIP StoryDesk Hosts". Each booth will feature a CIO, i.c.stars alum, and a sponsor ready to sy hello and break the ice with a unique networking activity to get conversation flowing. The VIP StoryDesks will be stationed around the event throughout the evening...

Onsite Interview Days, Fall 2018

When: Thursday, November 1st, 2018
Where: 415 N. Dearborn 3rd floor, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Is your company on the lookout for high quality, entry-level talent for roles in business or technology positions? Consider interviewing the highly motivated men and women who have completed our rigorous technology workforce training program. Whether you’re new to hiring from i.c.stars or have already seen the benefit our innovators can...

iOpener Innovation Conference 2018

When: Friday, August 24th, 2018
Where: Motorola Mobility, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza #1900, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 7:00 am - 11:30 am
The ​annual ​i.c.stars' ​iOpener ​conference ​brings ​together ​CIOs, ​entrepreneurs, ​students, ​alumni ​of ​i.c.stars ​and ​vendors ​to ​explore ​a ​technology-development ​topic ​of ​mutual ​interest. This year's iOpener conference theme is The Workforce...

Campus Interview Days, Summer 2018

When: Thursday, June 14th, 2018
Where: 415 N. Dearborn 3rd floor, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Is your company on the lookout for high quality, entry-level talent for roles in business or technology positions? Consider interviewing the highly motivated men and women who have completed our rigorous technology workforce training program. Whether you’re new to hiring from i.c.stars, or have already seen the benefit our...

Capitalize on Illinois 2018

When: Friday, May 11th, 2018
Where: Maggiano's Little Italy 516 N Clark St (Entrance on Grand), Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Future of Cyber and Data Security This premier event brings together over 200 C-Level IT executives, i.c.stars alumni, sponsors and board members to share and learn together. Capitalize on Illinois is a great opportunity to meet the i.c.stars interns and alums while being immersed in our innovative culture. This year's conference will center...

Hack the Dream

When: Monday, January 15th, 2018
Where: Blue 1647 @ Blue Lacuna, 2150 S Canalport Ave, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

TechBash 2017

When: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
Where: Untitled Supper Club, 111 W Kinzie St, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Meet and mingle with the CIO's of 50 companies who will act as "CIO Help Desk Hosts" at TechBash 2017, ready to take your questions on business, leadership and technology once you submit your "ticket". The CIO's will be stationed around the event throughout the evening. i.c.stars will provide a Star Map and schedule so that TechBashers can...

Fall Campus Interview Week

When: Thursday, November 9th, 2017
Where: 415 N. Dearborn 3rd floor, Chicago ILLINOIS
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Is your company on the lookout for high quality, entry-level talent for roles in business or technology positions? Consider interviewing the highly motivated men and women who have completed our rigorous technology workforce training program. Whether you’re new to hiring from i.c.stars, or have already seen the benefit our...

A Measurable Impact

Initial placement rate:
90%
Industry retention rate:
81%
College attendance rate:
55%
Alumni actively engaged in their communities:
72%
Average 12-month earnings before program:
$10,790
Average 12-month earnings after program:
$44,010