NETT DAY 11: LEARN TO SUCCEED VIRTUALLY
Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020
Join us on Zoom for a full day of insightful messages from experts in their field.
What is Nett Day?
Established in 2010, Nett Day at Northeastern Illinois University is an event that celebrates technology, the way in which we interact with it and how we use it to improve society. On this day we have keynote speakers and workshops that make us think about human interaction with technology, as well as give us hands-on experience with new ways of using technology to interact with the world. Nett Day also features vendors that help promote new technology to our students.
Anja is the director of user experience and content strategist at GetSet learning. She earned her bachelor’s from Columbia College Chicago, majoring in TV post-production and minoring in marketing.
From NEIU to NASA and Its Unique Requirements
Eric is a Software Systems Engineer 2 at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Eric has an undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University and a master's in computer science from Northeastern Illinois University.
Global Marketing: Strategies and Omnichannel Outreach
Alejandra is a C-suite advisor, entrepreneur, professor, board member, global marketing commerce expert, and health and wellness enthusiast. She served as director and senior vice president in major advertising companies as well as adjunct professor at Northwestern University. She has a degree from University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, and a master's in global marketing from Harvard University.
Data Analytics: Skills, Possibilities and Practice
J.P. is a senior vice president of marketing science at VideoAmp. He studied at Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia and is a graduate of the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
Developing a Healthy Immune System to Combat Stress During a Pandemic
Dr. Rick is a licensed chiropractic physician with more than 20 years of experience. He has helped patients including Olympic athletes, NHL players, ultramarathon runners and the severely ill. Dr. Rick graduated from the Palmer College of Chiropractic.
Software Considerations for IoT Projects
Ahmed Khaled is an Assistant Professor at NEIU’s Department of Computer Science. His research includes internet of things (IoT) and smart spaces.
Alejandra C. Sanchez
Handshake: How to Leverage it for your Next Job
Alejandra Sanchez is a McNair Scholar at NEIU majoring in Inner City Studies and minoring in Human Resource Management. She is the Career Service and Employer Relationship Coordinator for the College of Business and Management.
What is Bitcoin? Why did it need a blockchain? What is the status 12 years since genesis? What does the future hold?
Kalé is Professor of Engineering Practice in the Information Technology Program and the Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California.
Peterson Technology Partners
Hands-On Interview Practices
Kate Stancato is a recruiter coordinator with Peterson Technology Partners (PTP). George Wang is the CMO at PTP and Nick Shah is the president at PTP. Their mission is to find Chicago talent and connect them with Chicago-based companies.