Media contact:
Lisa Doerner


EVENT: Hard to Fill IT Jobs


This event is of special interest to HR and IT hiring managers. Digital Rochester will host a discussion of which IT jobs are hard to fill and why. We'll talk about the hard-to-fill upper-tier and middle-tier jobs, competency and experience requirements and potential reasons for the gaps. An audience Q&A and panel discussion will follow.


Presenters Include:

  • Brian Carroll, Account Executive, Superior Group
  • Todd Oldham, VP Economic Development and Innovative Workforce Services, Monroe Community College
  • Kent Gardner, Chief Economist/Chief Research Officer, CGR
  • Brandon Pease, Senior Recruiter, Rochester General Health System
  • Uma Gupta, CEO, Planet GPA
  • Travis Masonis, CIO & VP of Information Technology, Jewish Senior Life


DATE: Thursday, June 26


TIME: 7:30-9:30 a.m.

7:30 - 7:45 a.m. Registration, Refreshments, Networking

7:45 - 8:00 a.m. Digital Rochester Welcome

8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Hard to Fill IT Jobs Overview

  • Hard to Fill IT Upper-Tier Jobs
  • Hard to Fill IT Middle-Tier Jobs
  • Potential reasons for challenge
  • Audience Q & A

8:45 - 9:25 a.m. Panel Q & A

  • HR / Corporate Recruiter Perspective
  • Agency Recruiter Perspective
  • College Career Services Perspective
  • Community Research Perspective
  • IT Hiring Manager Perspective

9:25 - 9:30 AM Thank-you / Closing Remarks


LOCATION: Locust Hill Country Club

2000 W. Jefferson Road, Pittsford



ADMISSION: $20 for DR Supporting Members, $30 for Non Members

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