Futureproof Your Tech Career

Presented by
  • Kurt Haas
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    Kurt Haas

    Business Development, Kitestring; Education Director, Ozark STEM Foundation

    Futureproof Your Tech Career

    SessionBeyond the CodeIntroductory and overviewEnglish
    If you're a career technologist, it's time to redefine what career mastery looks like. For developers and engineers, years of corporate ladder-climbing can surprisingly end with a detour into IT management or a compensation package that can't match your skillset value. Don't wait for an urgency to take control of your career direction -- with shared insights and tools, we work to chart a new trajectory of success, from volatile to steady, dependent to independent employment. Sources: McKinsey research, Gartner IT insights

    About Kurt Haas

    Kurt Haas is currently Director of Business Development at Kitestring Technical Services, connecting top talent to top companies. His presentations borrow from 18 years of retail and technology insight, as Mobile/Cloud/Enterprise Architecture at both QuikTrip and Walmart, and in previous roles as public school teacher, application developer, product manager, board member, and non-profit co-founder. After two decades in technology, Kurt is still driven by his initial passion: connecting and sharing with people.‚Äč