Connect With Springfield's Tech Scene


No Idea Mashup this month...we're going to the Expo! 

Now in its 7th year, tech IT out has grown to be the largest, most anticipated technology event in the region. tech IT out has built a reputation for bringing together local, regional and national IT professionals and specialists showcasing industry giants such as Cisco Systems, IBM, Microsoft, EMC, VMWare, Google, Alcatel-Lucent, HP and Brocade, to name a few.

IT professionals, service providers, manufacturers and vendors participate in the technology exposition and breakout sessions to share experiences, knowledge and state of the art solutions to current and future challenges.


Get informed. Get inspired. Get connected.

The Mid-America Technology Alliance (MATA) is your resource for all things related to Missouri's technology community:

  • Technology Resources
  • Education Resources
  • Networking Resources
  • Business Resources
  • Career Exploration

Our mission? To attract, cultivate, and promote the technology talent and businesses here in southwest Missouri.

Our Main Event? Idea Mashup at the eFactory every third Thursday of the month, where we feature speakers representing technology, business, education, and/or workforce development to talk about issues important to the advancement of the technology industry in Missouri.

Check out our Events page and Tech News page for events and updates on all things related to tech. 

MATA is free to join and is supported by many of the Springfield region's businesses and organizations. We thank our sponsors for allowing us to offer many events at low or no cost to you.

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     Join us in thanking the following sponsors for their financial contributions to our efforts!

    If your business or organization is looking to connect to the technology community of southwest Missouri, MATA is a great place to start. Sponsorship opportunities start at just $300 annually. Visit our Sponsor Page or contact Sherry Coker to learn more.

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