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LexisNexis Risk Solutions to Present on "Tomorrow's Technologists" Code Camp Before the House Committee on Education and the Workforce


The free summer coding and mentoring program will be spotlighted at
the Innovation Forum and Showcase to highlight the importance of
technology education

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, a global data technology and advanced
analytics leader, announced today that it is has been invited to
participate in a House Education and the Workforce Committee showcase
about innovations in education by U.S. Representative Karen Handel
(GA-6) on Wednesday, July 25, at the Rayburn House Office building in
Washington, D.C.

The presentation will spotlight "Tomorrow's Technologists Powered by
LexisNexis Risk Solutions" – a free coding and mentoring program that
the company funded and hosted for 29 students at its headquarters in
metro Atlanta. The program was executed in collaboration with the
Technology Association of Georgia Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) and
Higher Ground Education. The curriculum offered:

  • Computer science fundamentals, including instruction covering five
    different programming languages, principles, big data and analytics;
  • Technology training and development;
  • Career planning;
  • Overview of digital citizenship;
  • Insightful sessions with industry professionals as subject matter
  • Mentoring and access to senior LexisNexis Risk Solutions technology
    experts that continues after the program ends;
  • Laptops for all students who finished the program;
  • The opportunity to gain enhanced skills and confidence to prepare for
    future career pathways.

"Computer science is an integral part of educational programming to
drive economic opportunity and social mobility for future and current
members of the U.S. workforce," said Rep. Handel. "LexisNexis Risk
Solutions has joined the Technology Association of Georgia's Education
Collaborative and Higher Ground Education Inc. to develop a four-week
camp to invest in tomorrow's tech-minded students and give them a chance
to prepare for high-skilled, in-demand jobs. It's an honor to feature
LexisNexis at the Committee on Education and the Workforce's innovation
forum to spread awareness of their initiative to strengthen STEM
education efforts."

The innovation forum and showcase recognizes outstanding education
programs from across the country. The event consists of a segment with
oral testimony before committee members, a question and answer period
and a congressional showcase, where LexisNexis Risk Solutions will have
the opportunity to answer questions from members of Congress, staff, and
the public.

"We truly value industry collaboration opportunities with
thought-leading organizations like LexisNexis Risk Solutions because
it's critical to the success of our students and ensuring that they're
ready for the future," said Errika Moore, executive director, Technology
Association of Georgia Education Collaborative. "Tomorrow's
Technologists Powered by LexisNexis Risk Solutions is enabling the next
generation of STEM talent to identify and develop their future career

LexisNexis Risk Solutions is one of 25 presenters from across the United
States that is presenting at the showcase. Kara Grady, vice president,
LexisNexis Risk Solutions, said this camp teaches students about
computer science fundamentals and big data while introducing them to
five different computer-coding languages.

"In addition to helping students build a new skillset, the Tomorrow's
Technologists program provides the opportunity for them to build
confidence and recognize that they are capable of achieving success at
anything they set their sights on," said Grady. "We are extremely
grateful to Congresswoman Handel and the committee for giving us the
opportunity to highlight the program."

About LexisNexis Risk Solutions

LexisNexis Risk Solutions harnesses the power of data and advanced
analytics to provide insights that help businesses and governmental
entities reduce risk and improve decisions to benefit people around the
globe. We provide data and technology solutions for a wide range of
industries including insurance, financial services, healthcare and
government. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, Georgia, we have offices
throughout the world and are part of RELX Group (NYSE:RELX), a
global provider of information and analytics for professional and
business customers across industries. RELX is a FTSE 100 company and is
based in London. For more information, please visit,

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