Initiative Plans 5,000 Technology Jobs For People With Autism By 2020
9 March 2017
Companies unite to train, employ people with specialized abilities for technology positions.
Canadian Software Testing Board participated in The 5,000 Initiative: Autism in Tech Workforce, a unified plan to train and employ 5,000 people on the autism spectrum in technology positions by 2020. The 5000 Initiative is a result of a summit in Dallas, TX in early March 2016 led by AT&T, Meticulon, MindSpark Technologies, LaunchAbility and Optimity Advisors.