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6pm Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016

#191 Transforming Technology in the State of Illinois

The State of Illinois is currently going through a major transformation. While technology plays a critical role in this change, the technology that government uses is undergoing a transformation of its own. Hardik Bhatt, Chief Information Officer for the State of Illinois, will talk about the technology changes the State of Illinois is undertaking, centered around building a data analytics practice

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Adrienne Alexander tells Chi Hack Night what she does as a union lobbyist

Adrienne Alexander tells Chi Hack Night what she does as a union lobbyist

Feb 03, 2016 by Steven Vance

Adrienne Alexander came to Chi Hack Night last night to tell us about her experience as a lobbyist working for the state’s largest public employees union.

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