8th Annual Passport to IT Careers

Northeast Ohio’s Premier Youth IT Career Event

RITE’s Passport to IT Careers is a free, one-day intensive career awareness and exploration event for area high school students.  

  • Professionals from a wide array of companies, colleges and universities intereact with students and share their passion for IT.  
  • Local companies showcase their IT jobs and career pathways in computer science, information systems and other technology pathways.  
  • Area higher education institutions explain the advantages of going local for college. Teachers learn alongside students and play an integral role as student group-leaders.

RITE’s 8th Annual Passport to IT Careers will occur simultaneously with the Information Security Summit & the Career Connection Expo at the I-X Conference Center. NEW THIS YEAR, programming and resources for teachers and faculty. Check out last year’s event!

Inspiring a Future in IT

  • Students gain a better understanding of  IT and if it is a fit for them.
  • Students learn about IT as a career and the skills required now and in the future.
  • Students discover educational options and job opportunities available in Northeast Ohio.

Sponsorships Available

For more information on how to invest, contact Courtney DeOreo at cdeoreo@ohiorite.com or (440) 281-5615.


Interested in sponsorship? Contact Courtney DeOreo at cdeoreo@OhioRITE.com.


Presenting Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Deloitte / Hewlett Parkard Enterprises    |     KeyBank     |     Oracle

Support also provided by

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