Welcome to the St. Louis Chapter of the Association of Information Technology Professionals.

We are a personal and professional development organization specializing in networking professionals and organizations to help grow knowledge, personal contacts, and develop leadership skills. AITP collaborates with other associations, groups, businesses, colleges and various institutions. Our monthly meetings cover a variety of topics, industries, and professions to help our members keep up with the ever-changing technologies, ideas, and trends. We deliver relevant technology and leadership education, research, and information on current business and technology issues . We provide forums for networking and collaboration. We promote the vision of AITP and the ethics and integrity of the association.

We are active in the AITP Region 4, Region 5 and national levels.

Matt Hahn of PDS Tech will speak on being a CIO at our next meeting. It will be Thursday, February 23, 2017 in the Cyber-Security room at UMSL. Please click here for more information.

In January, we co-hosted a meeting with the St. Louis Quality Assurance Association (STQAA). It featured a presentation by David Magditch on Quality Assurance and Quality Control. David graciously shared his slides with us. Please click here to see them.

In December we co-hosted a meeting with the St. Louis Unix Users Group (SLUUG) where Maurice Dawson,Asst. Professor of Information Systems at University of Missouri-St. Louis, Senior Fellow at ALPF & Fulbright Scholar--spoke on IoT, IoE, Hyperconvergence and Security. Maurice gracously shared his slides with us. Please click here to see them.

       Our chapter also works extensively with the AITP National Collegiate Conference (NCC)--the premier event for IT/IS college & university students all over the country. This event is the largest national collegiate conference in North America--bringing in over 900 students, professionals, volunteers, and vendors to promote IT innovation. We are hosting next one. It will be April 6 - 9, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency located in Downtown St. Louis near the Arch.

While our meetings are open to any IT professional, there is a reduced price for members. We are active on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. There are many other member benefits. For more information please visit: http://www.aitp.org.

We encourage you to join AITP and select the St. Louis chapter from the dropdown menu when you register.

The upcoming year is going to be very exciting. We hope you will join us.

Here are the 2016/2017 meeting dates:
August 25, 2016 - State of the Chapter September 22, 2016 - CyberSecurity
October 27, 2016 - Using LinkedIn to Build Your Brand and Media Empire
November 17, 2016 - Digital Transformation: Just a Buzzword or Real Transformation
December 14, 2016 - IoT, IoE, Hyperconvergence and Security
January 26, 2017 - Quality Assurance Testing
February 23, 2017 - TBA
April 6, 2017 - meeting at the hotel during the NCC
May 18, 2017 - TBA