The Technology Association of Oregon is the largest professional technology association in Oregon and SW Washington. TAO drives economic development for the region’s technology sector by promoting, connecting, and advocating for thousands of companies involved or affiliated with the software and technology industries.
Over the past week, a number of media outlets noted that Portland continues to attract young college graduates in droves.
Earlier this week, over 365 people participated in a workshop at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for the Global Smart Cities Challenge workshop. And I was one of them.
The Technology Association of Oregon is heading north and hosting a party!
The past few months have seen a steady influx of large national tech companies opening offices here in Portland—SquareSpace, Aruba, and Airbnb come to mind.