Tech at the Gap

Elevating Intelligence 2019

WHEN Our 2020 Date will be announced soon.
WHERE Western Maryland Rocky Gap Casino Resort


Tech at the Gap

4th annual conference

According to USA Today, there are 7.3 million people who work in the technology industry in the United States, and that number grows daily. Tech at the Gap is a one-day conference for web developers, digital marketing professionals, network and security specialists, managers, and anyone else who works in the tech industry.

Think you can't get away from work to attend a tech conference? Nothing sparks creativity and productivity like getting out of the office to hear from engaging and informative speakers from all across the country. Connect with other professionals as you learn about the latest concepts and tools in the industry and how you can apply them with your company. As a bonus, you can enjoy the beauty of Western Maryland in the fall.

Technology at the Gap is presented by The Western Maryland IT Center of Excellence. The Center is funded in part by the State of Maryland’s EARN Maryland Grant Program, administered by the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation. EARN Maryland focuses on industry-led partnerships to bridge Maryland's skills gap and drive growth.



2019 Speakers

A diverse lineup of dynamic speakers

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2019 Sponsors

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The Event Venue




Nestled in the mountains of Western Maryland, in the middle of the picturesque Rocky Gap State Park, Rocky Gap Casino Resort is a AAA 4-Diamond Award® and TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning resort featuring a casino, hotel, spa, and conference center.

Minutes from Cumberland, the property is just over two hours from Pittsburgh, Baltimore and Washington, DC.
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Western Maryland IT Center of Excellence






Tech at the Gap is presented by The Western Maryland IT Center of Excellence, along with our generous event sponsors.

The Center links regional IT industry leaders with economic development leaders to encourage business retention, expansion, and the attraction of new business within the IT sector in Western Maryland. We offer job readiness and incumbent IT training to the local workforce.
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Stay and Play




October is an ideal time to visit Western Maryland. In fact, people come from far distances every year just to enjoy the beauty of the changing seasons and spend some relaxing time in the mountains.

From outdoor recreation to art events to history and heritage, there is plenty to see and do. Hopefully you can spend a few extra days enjoying the area.
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