Aug 06, 2019 3:15 PM

Come meet and hang with Haley! Q&A , giveaways, photos, and more surprises! 5 packages are available for purchase, details below.

Jul 18, 2019 2:30 PM

This event is open to all Exchange Visitor Program participants, their hosts and friends.  English is just one of the official languages of the United Nations (UN). Do you know what the other five are? What does the UN even do? Have you ever heard about the Sustainable Development Goals? Let's find out these and other interesting facts during our visit! We'll see where world leaders meet and where important decisions are made! Make sure to read about our past UN visit. Images courtesy of InterExchange and wikipedia.org 

Jul 18, 2019 9:00 AM

Event Overview In this course, you will learn about the Fortinet Security Fabric and the necessary skills for administering a FortiGate security appliance.  In your own virtual environment, you will be able to explore the GUI, CLI, and many of the next-generation features mentioned in the FortiGate marketing documentation.    Target Audience Network and/or Security Operations Management Network and/or Security Admins/Analysts/Engineers   Requirements Laptop IPv4 subnetting and basic IP operations and concepts   Introduction Course Introduction Firewall Iterations Classroom Scenario   FortiGate Basics Fortinet Security Platform Overview Initial Setup and Registration Interfaces Policies Management Options (GUI, CLI, FortiExplorer)   Routing Routed Mode vs. Transparent Mode Static & Dynamic Routing Policy-Based Forwarding   Network Address Translation Static NAT Dynamic Source NAT Dynamic Destination NAT   Security Policies Traditional Security Policies Security Profiles (Web/Email/AV/IPS)   IPSec VPNs Site to Site IPSec VPNs IPSec Troubleshooting SSL VPNs   Additional Material if Time Permits Load Balancing High Availability Software Upgrades Fine Print We reserve to right to cancel RSVPs.

Jul 25, 2019 6:30 PM

Come join Childfund at the Scott Stapp Tour.  For more information and requirements for volunteering for this event please visit: www.loopevents.org   FAQs Q: Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? A: Please email: [email protected] or give us a call at the office: 615-864-8138   Q: What is Childfund?  A: Please take the time to check out Childfund's mission and more details at their website: https://www.childfund.org/?MAID=53363&gclid=Cj0KCQjw_r3nBRDxARIsAJljleGfAVKbOgBFBv-62jmy3jT8bazg2IH2Pw89jqWAs4zV9a_Fmo_rkbYaAsBzEALw_wcB   Q: Will we get a free ticket into the concert?  A: When you sign up to volunteer you will not receive a ticket (seat) into the concert. We do try our best to let volunteers take shifts to go in a watch, but we cannot promise a seat. You may end up standing in the back. But know, it is our best intention to let you see some of the show and we will try our best to allow you time for a break. Please plan on working the beginning, intermission, and end of the concert.    Q: How important is it that I arrive at training time? A: Very important! We will be checking in volunteers at 5:30PM for mandatory training. Please allow time for parking and getting to the entrance.   Q: How late will I need to stay? A: We will need you for at least 30 minutes after the concert finishes, this may be as late as 10:30PM, so be prepared to stay and help load out.    Q: Why is it important that I stay up to 30 minutes after the concert? A: It's very important that you stay up to 30 minutes after the concert is over. When the concert finishes attendees tend to stop by the booth with questions or need assistance giving to Childfund.   Q: How will I know where to go? Or who is my contact?  A: Once you sign up, we will be sending you a couple confirmation emails with all the information you need. And if you ever have any questions you can always contact us at: [email protected]               FOLLOW US FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | TWITTER @loopvolunteers Stay completely in the loop with concert updates, fun challenges,  & more by following our social media & checking your inbox for our emails!

Aug 22, 2019 5:15 PM

This event is open to all J-1 visa Exchange Visitor Program participants, their hosts and friends.  How do you spend your free time? Do you want to spend your free time like an American? This event can't get any better: baseball, a discounted ticket, a free food voucher to use at the game ($10 value!), a free Staten Island Ferry ride and beautiful views of Manhattan! Maybe, you'll get lucky and will catch a baseball this year?!  Don't know the rules? Don't worry, we've got you covered with our easy baseball guide.  You can read about our past events here and here and make sure to watch the video!  Images courtesy of InterExchange and wikipedia.org

Oct 08, 2019 6:30 PM

The Muna Love Affair is a multi-city experiential wedding showcase presented by Munaluchi, the #1 multi-cultural magazine and online marketplace.  Since 2012, MunaLuchi has toured over 20 cities across the United States, producing curated events for couples, wedding vendors, and wedding enthusiasts.  Our show will be visiting New York, NY.  Upon arrival to Union Park Events, enjoy a luxurious cocktail reception while enjoying live music and entertainment. Hear expert wedding advice from our special guest Jacqueline Nwobu, Co-founder and EIC of Munaluchi Bride.  You can expect a couture fashion show featuring popular bridal gown designers, bespoke menswear, exhibitions from top wedding vendors, entertainment and so much more. Are you excited yet?! Ticket TypesTickets are nonrefundable. The Muna Love Affair - New York, NY - VIP Includes all the following benefits: Access to vendors and activities Special MunaSwag Priority Check-in Priority Seating during the fashion show Complimentary hors d'oeuvres Complimentary Muna Signature cocktails   The Muna Love Affair - New York, NY - Bride or GroomGeneral admission for brides, grooms, and company. Includes all the following benefits: Access to vendors and activities Complimentary hors d'oeuvres MunaSwag   The Muna Love Affair - New York, NY - CoupleGeneral admission package half price for $20.00 per individual--brides, grooms, and company. (2) tickets per order only. Includes all the following benefits: Access to vendors and activities Complimentary hors d'oeuvres MunaSwag The Muna Love Affair - New York, NY - Wedding VendorGeneral admission for wedding professionals. Includes all the following benefits: Access to vendors and activities Complimentary hors d'oeuvres MunaSwag Wedding Vendor tickets are for admission to the event only. If you are interested in exhibiting, please visit our website for more information. Notes: Tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE Dress code is cocktail chic Promotions apply to general admission (Bride or Groom or Couple) tickets only Coterie Members--enter your code for your complimentary ticket Contact [email protected] with any additional questions or concerns

Nov 01, 2019 5:00 PM

The Tech to Protect Challenge, implemented by the RedFlash Group and SecondMuse under contract with the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) Division, is a national open innovation contest designed to help emergency responders—including EMS, firefighters and police—accomplish their mission to serve and protect our communities nationwide. Join entrepreneurs, inventors, and innovators with diverse backgrounds who share a common interest in creating technology that can improve the safety of their communities. Regardless of your area or level of expertise, we invite you to use your talents and join researchers, scientists, and emergency responders in advancing technologies and applications for public safety. For additional information on how to participate in-person or online, the contests you can create solutions for, the rules and more, visit techtoprotectchallenge.org. About Tech to Protect Challenge: New York, NY The NYC location for the Tech to Protect Challenge is one of ten in-person coding contests inviting participants to create technology solutions that will aid emergency responders in serving and protecting communities across the country. This local event is organized by Flatiron School. To enable the pursuit of a better life through education. Flatiron School provides the skills, community, and immersive, outcomes-driven curriculum you need to launch a career in Software Engineering, Data Science, or UX/UI Design. FAQs Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the Tech to Protect Challenge can be found at https://www.techtoprotectchallenge.org/faqs/. Contact To contact the local organizer, email [email protected]  Disclaimer Anyone under 18 year of age is required to be accompanied by an eligible team member (18 years of age or above).

Aug 10, 2019 8:30 AM

You're invited to a comprehensive self-directed IRA/401(k) educational program, providing useful tools, resources, and insight into the methods used by Equity Trust clients. The tactics discussed will demonstrate methods to potentially eliminate capital gains tax and ordinary income taxes within your real estate and or alternative investment assets through tax-advantaged retirement accounts. Attendees have the opportunity to leave this workshop with the knowledge to formulate and implement alternative investing into their financial plan. - Participate ​in ​one ​full ​day ​of ​content ​rich ​education ​geared ​towards ​novice ​and ​experienced ​investors  - Interact ​with ​like-minded ​investors ​through ​formal ​and ​informal ​networking ​sessions - Gain ​insightful ​knowledge ​and ​tips ​from ​leading ​educators ​in ​the ​real ​estate ​industry - Learn ​from ​​investors ​in ​your ​market ​as ​they ​share ​how ​they ​are ​using ​their ​IRA ​to ​rehab ​homes, ​invest ​in ​rental ​properties, ​wholesale ​properties, ​purchase ​real ​estate ​secured ​notes, ​invest ​in ​tax-liens ​and ​much ​more Our ​education ​specialists ​will ​lead ​you ​through ​interactive ​self-directed ​IRA ​educational ​sessions ​revealing ​concepts ​and ​techniques ​geared ​toward ​your ​experience ​level.  FAQs What's the refund policy? Written request must be submitted at least 30 days prior to event date. Refund request can be submitted to [email protected] Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? You do not need to bring your printed ticket to the event. What is the dress code? Business casual.  Do I have to pay to park? Yes, there is a self-park parking garage located across the street from the hotel.  Is lunch provided? Yes, lunch will be provided as part of the program. Equity Trust is a passive custodian and does not provide tax, legal or investment advice. Any information communicated by Equity Trust is for educational purposes only, and should not be construed as tax, legal or investment advice. Whenever making an investment decision, please consult with your tax attorney or financial professional.

Aug 05, 2019 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a run-of-the-mill training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. Our classes have High Pass rate ! REGARDING COURSE: Based on version 4.6 of SAFe Applying the Scrum Master role within a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) enterprise with SAFe® 4 Scrum Master Certification Summary In this two-day course, attendees will gain an understanding of the role of a Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of the Scrum Master in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares attendees to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of Agile at scale development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute Iteration Planning. Attendees will also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value at scale. SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification signifies that people are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing their value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe. Attending this course prepares individuals to take the SAFe 4 Scrum Master exam to receive the SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certification. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Scrum Master, attendees should be able to: Describe Scrum in a SAFe enterpriseFacilitate Scrum eventsFacilitate effective Iteration executionSupport effective Program Increment executionSupport relentless improvementCoach Agile teams for maximum business resultsSupport DevOps implementationTopics Covered In this course attendees will: Introducing Scrum in SAFeCharacterizing the role of the Scrum MasterExperiencing Program Increment planningFacilitating Iteration executionFinishing the Program IncrementCoaching the Agile teamWhat Attendees Get The class registration includes: Printed workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) examOne-year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam.Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: New Scrum Masters who need to perform the roleExisting Scrum Masters who would like to understand their role in the context of a SAFe enterpriseTeam Leads who want to understand the Scrum Master roleSAFe Release Train Engineers who want to coach Scrum Masters on their role Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) certification exam: Familiarity with Agile concepts and principlesAwareness of Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP)Working knowledge of software and hardware development processesSAFe Certification Kit SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certificationSAFe Certification KitAttendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Scrum Master certificateA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Scrum MasterA SAFe Scrum Master branding kit with the SSM certification markSAFe 4 Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineAnnual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned.Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master ExamExam Format: Multiple choice; Multiple selectExam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedExam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Scrum Master courseExam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 33 out of 45 (73%)Language – EnglishRetake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions.Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certificationsAttendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum AllianceYour ticket also pays for a SAFe workbook, exam fee, and lunch. For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration greater than 14 days from the start of the course, your refund request will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, your only option is to change to any another LeanAgileSolution course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued, and no changes are allowed.

Aug 09, 2019 8:00 AM

Compliance Solutions, the nation's largest provider of OSHA Hazmat training is pleased to offer open enrollment for the 8-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER Annual Refresher trainingin twelve different cities every week!   Our instructor-led seminars meet or exceed OSHA’s suggested training curricula and meet OSHA’s mandated training requirements under 29 CFR 1910.120(e and q).   The 8-Hour HAZWOPER course meets OSHA’s annual refresher requirements for employees who have completed their initial 24-Houror 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification. Mandatedtraining can be found in 29 CFR1910.120. Students attending the 8-Hour HAZWOPER are updated on changes in related regulations, participate in multiple class safety activities, complete a mock dress-out and receive instruction in health and safety procedures, and personnel protection during work operations at hazardous material sites. Unlike our competitors, our training content and exercises are updated annually so your employees don’t take the same class over and over again every year!   Prerequisites:Students must have completed an initial 24-Hour or 40-Hour HAZWOPER course and have maintained certification through annual refresher training. If certification has not been refreshed under OSHA guidelines, the 24-Hour or 40 Hour HAZWOPER should be re-taken to maintain certification. Register Early! Pre-registration for all classes is required (no walk-in’s) and classes do fill up quickly.   Registration Note: This event does NOT issue paper tickets. After registration, you will receive an email confirmation from Compliance Solutions that includes the date, time and location of your class. Prior to registering read a copy of our cancellation and refund policy. Once registered, you acknowledge you have read and agree to be bound by this policy.   Group Discounts: Offered for registrations of the same course type, date and city. To receive a group discount all students MUST register at the same time:   5 to 9 students= 10%     10 or more = 15%  

Sep 13, 2019 8:00 AM

Compliance Solutions, the nation's largest provider of OSHA Hazmat training is pleased to offer open enrollment for the 8-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER Annual Refresher trainingin twelve different cities every week!   Our instructor-led seminars meet or exceed OSHA’s suggested training curricula and meet OSHA’s mandated training requirements under 29 CFR 1910.120(e and q).   The 8-Hour HAZWOPER course meets OSHA’s annual refresher requirements for employees who have completed their initial 24-Houror 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification. Mandatedtraining can be found in 29 CFR1910.120. Students attending the 8-Hour HAZWOPER are updated on changes in related regulations, participate in multiple class safety activities, complete a mock dress-out and receive instruction in health and safety procedures, and personnel protection during work operations at hazardous material sites. Unlike our competitors, our training content and exercises are updated annually so your employees don’t take the same class over and over again every year!   Prerequisites:Students must have completed an initial 24-Hour or 40-Hour HAZWOPER course and have maintained certification through annual refresher training. If certification has not been refreshed under OSHA guidelines, the 24-Hour or 40 Hour HAZWOPER should be re-taken to maintain certification. Register Early! Pre-registration for all classes is required (no walk-in’s) and classes do fill up quickly.   Registration Note: This event does NOT issue paper tickets. After registration, you will receive an email confirmation from Compliance Solutions that includes the date, time and location of your class. Prior to registering read a copy of our cancellation and refund policy. Once registered, you acknowledge you have read and agree to be bound by this policy.   Group Discounts: Offered for registrations of the same course type, date and city. To receive a group discount all students MUST register at the same time:   5 to 9 students= 10%     10 or more = 15%