Tech Bytes

Technology Talks With Industry Professionals

Tech Bytes is a FREE technology talk program open to the public. The program is coordinated and sponsored by the Computer Science program and in partnership with the Delta Phi Chapter of Epsilon Pi Tau.

Thank you to those who participated last year in our Technology Talks!! We hope you will continue to participate.

At this time all talks will be in a virtual format!


  1. Social Media OPSEC, Targeting Analysis and Countermeasures with Rich Wickersham. The presentation will review the continuing need for employee and corporate Operations security (OPSEC) in social media platforms with a focus on LinkedIn. Date: Monday, March 1, 6:00p - 8:00p ET. Session information has been emailed to registered participants.

  2. Implementation of STEM Education in Australia with Mr. David Ellis. David is also the author of the new text “Teaching STEM in the Secondary School: Helping Teachers Meet The Challenge.” This talk is presented by the International EPT Office and Jerry Streichler Center. Date: Wednesday, March 17, 8:00p ET. Zoom link on

  3. Print Media Technologies from German to English with Dr. Volker Jansen. Dr. Jansen Volker is the Academic Dean of the Print Media Technologies program at Hochschule der Medien in Stuttgart Germany. He is also the Trustee of the new fifield chapter in Stuttgart. Dr. Jansen will discuss the new Print Media Technologies program and the transition from German to English as language of instruction along with recruiting students from around the world. This presentation is provided by the EPT Global Forum and The Jerry Streichler Center. Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 8:00pm Eastern Time. Click HERE for the Zoom link.

  4. Dark Reading: Technology Journalism with Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor. Dark Reading is one of the most widely-read cybersecurity news sites on the Web by thought-leading security researchers, CISOs, and technology specialists, along with thousands of other security professionals. Come listen to this presentation see how journalism and technology can be joined for an amazing career. Date: Thursday, September 2, 5:00p - 6:00p ET.

  5. The Modern Technology Tsunami: How to Think About It. How to Benefit From It. How to Survive It with Dr. Richard J. Danzig. This talk will look behind the cliches about technology change to provide deeper insight about 21st century technology change and the risks and benefits it entails. Examples will be drawn from information and telecommunication technologies, artificial intelligence, and synthetic biology. Date: Tuesday, October 5, 4:00p - 5:30p ET. ZOOM Link:

  6. Breaking down Blockchain with Anessa Allen Santos, J.D. with IntelliLaw. Date: November 2 at 6:00pm CT. Click HERE for the Zoom link.

More details about the presentations are available under the "2021 Series" link above

The rest of the schedule will be posted soon.

Please click here to register

If you would like to be a speaker in our 2021 series

Please reach out to Dr. Melissa Stange at