BEYA and HSCC Celebrate 30-Year Milestones


btFEB16-cov.jpgPHILADELPHIA, PA—During this special week of February 15th through 21st 2016, America celebrates Career Communications Group’s (CCG) anniversary and milestone honoring their 30th annual Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA) Gala at the Philadelphia Marriott.

bemley-conf08-Gala-4Launched in 1986 by Dr. Jesse L. Bemley (right), National BDPA also marks its 30th year of advancing young men and women ‘From the Classroom to the Boardroom‘ through its coveted National High School Computer Competition (HSCC).

Later this month:

  • Tech Equity Week (#TEQWeek)
  • Black Girls CODE (#BGC) 2016 Kick-Off (Bay Area)
  • My Brother’s Keeper Hackathons (#MBKHack) 2016 Kick-Off

Discover new events with these stories and more in this month’s edition of bdpatoday.

Top photo © bdpatoday (circa 2009):
(L-R) Dr. Tyrone Taborn, CEO Career Communications Group; Monique Berry, BDPA President; and Emmy Award Winner, Mario Armstrong

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BDPA, formerly known as Black Data Processing Associates, was founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania over 40 years ago in 1975 to promote professional growth and technical development in underserved communities for those in or entering information and communications technology (ICT) oriented fields of interest and related industries. bdpatoday (ISSN 1946-1429) is a monthly serial periodical published in Washington, D.C. by participating local BDPA Chapters of National BDPA (NBDPA) within their respective media markets by local chapter Communications Committees. bdpatoday is emailed to BDPA members, BDPA corporate sponsors, or electronically delivered to BDPA Chapters and Chapter Interest Groups (CIGs) via social media as a benefit of membership. Popular Technology TV (PTTV) features the latest TECH-Inclusion innovations and multimedia STEM programming content produced for video streams and television programs by Industry with bdpatoday and National BDPA's Washington, D.C. Chapter for general audiences.

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