The School of Computer Science & Engineering and Owl Cyber Defense present Data Diode Day on Thursday, March 14, 6-9 p.m. at the Martire Forum, 5401 Park Avenue, Fairfield. Data Diode Day provides an opportunity for our country’s future tech innovators, cybersecurity professionals, software engineers and computer science gurus to show off their smarts, win an internship and earn recognition as a top tech student in the New England/Tri-State area. Teams will be judged by some of the region’s top tech and innovation companies. For additional information, visit www.datadiodeday.com. Free and open to the public.
Sacred Heart University will enter into an agreement with Verizon and Alley, for the creation, management and operation of an innovative coworking space at SHU's West Campus, formerly corporate headquarters for General Electric, in Fairfield, Conn. This new partnership, called Alley powered by Verizon, will be the first in Connecticut and the first time Alley powered by Verizon is located on a college campus.
Sixty-eight businesses sent representatives to Sacred Heart University recently for the second annual ScaleUp CT Conference at West Campus. The Connecticut Technology Council, a nonprofit organization that serves the needs of enterprises working in technology and innovation, conducted the event for students majoring in business, computer science and computer engineering.