Every great city deserves a great University and as the front door to research at the University of Memphis, the FedEx Institute of Technology is committed to providing opportunities to engage with technology innovation. Through the Innovation-in-Action Series, Critical Skills workshops, boot camps and various training offered at the FedEx Institute of Technology, we are committed to serving as the hub of innovation in Memphis.
Every month the FedEx Institute of Technology invites a leading innovator in emerging technologies to speak about what they are most excited about. Featuring researchers, local leaders, nationally-recognized innovators, and business luminaries, this series is designed to encourage conversation and engage the Memphis community.
View upcoming series here.
Every month the FedEx Institute offers a free skills development workshop in a technology that helps our community better engage with emerging technologies. These workshops are designed to be short 2-4 hour introductions for beginners to the critical skills needed to develop your technology expertise.
View upcoming workshops here.
Every month we host the user group meetups for many of the Memphis Technology Foundation's members. Currently meeting at the Institute monthly: Gaming Development; Python; R; Data Science/Machine Learning/ Artificial Intelligence; Ruby; WebWorkers; and, WordPress user groups. Click here to learn more.
Thanks to the Cluster to Advance cyber Security & Testing (CAST), you can hear industry thought leaders and experts discuss the constantly changing world of cyber security. Learn about recent developments and discover how important it is for large companies and organizations to conduct research and adapt in order to keep information safe. CAST Conversations typically occur on the last Friday of the month.