Minneapolis Tech Month

Learn about events and ways to get involved this May 2023 for Minneapolis Tech Month.


Thinking about a career in Information Technology (IT)? Engage in events throughout May’s “Tech Month” and connect to opportunities and resources. Explore tech careers, build new skills and grow your professional network.

There is an increasing demand for IT workers in Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) projects employment in IT careers to grow 12.2% between 2020 and 2030, with median hourly wages at $49.39 an hour in 2022. This wage is $25 per hour higher than the median for all other occupations statewide.

Learn more about Tech Month

See below for specific Minneapolis Tech Month events!

person in tech working on design

Fundamentals of Software Design class

Classes are at the Minneapolis’ Cedar Riverside Opportunity Center, located at 505 15th Avenue South.

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Beginning May 1, training is scheduled for Monday and Wednesday for twelve weeks.

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Minneapolis’ Cedar Riverside Opportunity Center
505 15th Avenue South

Diversity in Tech Networking Event

Guests will enjoy complimentary refreshments, gain career development and information from industry professionals, and make new connections during speed networking.


Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Time of event

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.


800 West Broadway in Minneapolis

Metro Region Online Information Technology Career Fair

This event opens at 8 a.m. with Minnesota Technology Association’s Keynote address, “The State of Minnesota’s Tech Economy." Next, visit employers at interactive booths, exchange your resume and apply for positions.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Time of event

8:00 – 10:30 a.m.



Contact us

Marie Larson

Industry Relations Manager

Community Planning & Economic Development