Dubuque Collegiate Information Technology Fair
February 25 • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Diamond Jo - Harbor Room
301 Bell Street
Dubuque, Iowa, Iowa 52001
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Free for Students to Attend
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, February 25th, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Diamond Jo Casino, Harbor Room
301 Bell Street, Dubuque, Iowa
FREE to attend
Open to college students who have an interest in working in fields related to Computer Science and Information Technology; open to high school students taking IT classes who have a teacher or staff sponsor.
Attendees under the age of 21:
Enter through the Front entrance facing Bell Street and take escalator to 2nd floor OR
Enter from parking ramp and take elevator to 2nd floor (Bowling/Events)
What is it?!
Learn how you can launch your IT career right here in the Greater Dubuque area. Start with an Innovation Session with pros from Creative Adventure Lab. Over lunch, hear from a panel of IT professionals on what it's like to work here in the Greater Dubuque area. In the afternoon, check out employer booths with info on how you can start or grow a career in IT or Computer Science with local companies. Walk away with a program of potential future employers, internship sponsors, and new connections in your field!
10:00 to 11:45 a.m. Innovation Training Session hosted by Creative Adventure Lab
11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Lunch (provided at no cost), featuring professional IT panel
12:30 to 2:00 p.m. Employer Booths
Learn about career pathways at area companies as well as internships or jobs available after graduation!
Check back as we will continue to add employers to this event! AccessDubuqueJobs company profiles are a great place to see current openings and learn more about the company in advance.
Please register in advance with your College or University.
Clarke University: Josh Moris, Asst. Professor of Management Information Systems, by email at email@example.com.
Dubuque Community School District: David Moeller, Work-based Learning Coordinator, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emmaus Bible College: Contact Stephen Elliot, Chair of Computer Studies, by email at email@example.com.
Loras College: Contact Jeff Roberts, Career Services Coordinator, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northeast Iowa Community College: Contact Joanie McDonough, Computer Science Instructor, by email at email@example.com or
Patricia Oberbroeckling, Computer Science Instructor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Dubuque: Contact Ann Mauss, Assoc. Professor of Computer Information Systems, by email at email@example.com.
University of Wisconsin–Platteville: Contact Lisa Landgraf, Assoc. Professor in Computer Science & Software Engineering, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jule bus system is a free way to get to the Diamond Jo Casino. Use Google Maps on your smartphone and select the bus icon to find the nearest route. You can also use The Jule's Trip Planner website. There are no direct bus routes to the Port of Dubuque. Taking the bus will require walking the last few blocks, over the 3rd Street Pedestrian Bridge.
Clarke University: Orange or Blue Route
Emmaus Bible College: Grey + Blue Route
Loras College: Blue Route
University of Dubuque: Orange or Blue Route
University of Wisconsin–Platteville: Bus transportation is provided to and from campus for all attendees.
Ample parking is available at the free City of Dubuque parking ramp in the Port of Dubuque, connected to the Diamond Jo Casino.
For questions, contact Anna Roling, Workforce Solutions Coordinator for Greater Dubuque Development, at email@example.com.