AITP Richmond

The Association of Information Technology Professionals was founded  to provide learning and growth opportunities to data processing managers and staff through networking, chapter activities, conferences, seminars and special interest groups. Today, AITP offers industry leadership and opportunities for professional development and personal growth to its more than 5,000 professional members across all disciplines and to its 6,000 student members. The Richmond Chapter provides the local presence and meeting forum to deliver the most tangible benefits associated with AITP. With nearly 100 members representing over 60 local organizations, the Richmond Chapter is an excellent forum for networking, informal discussions, educational seminars, and exchange of ideas.

Data Management Association – Central Virginia Chapter

DAMA Central Virginia Chapter is a not-for-profit, vendor-independent, professional organization dedicated to advancing the understanding, development and practice of managing data, information and knowledge as key enterprise assets.

Information Systems Security Association: Central Virginia Chapter

ISSA is the largest international, not-for-profit association for information security professionals. It provides educational forums, information resources and peer interaction opportunities to enhance the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members.

ISACA Virginia Chapter

Since its inception, ISACA has become a pace-setting global organization for information governance, control, security, and audit professionals.

Richmond Adobe Users Group

The Richmond Adobe User Group focuses on Adobe software and the people who use it. They primarily focus on InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat. However, they do venture of the print path for web and video too.

Richmond Java Users’ Group

The Richmond Java User Group (RJUG) is for Java professionals and enthusiasts in the Richmond, VA area. We meet the third Wednesday of each month. Our goal is to provide a forum for the Java community to discuss current trends in the programming language and software development practices. We host speakers to discuss current trends in Java, JVM-hosted languages and software development practices.

Richmond SharePoint User Group

The Richmond SharePoint User Group reaches the SharePoint community in the metro Richmond area and beyond.  We seek to build community among SharePoint enthusiasts for learning, sharing, and connecting.  Our group consists of professionals from all SharePoint roles and from a broad cross section of business sectors, including the private sector, legal, education, state and federal government, nonprofit and for profit companies and organizations.

Richmond SQL Server Users Group

The Richmond SQL Server User Group is a professional and social user group based in Richmond, Virginia for Database Developers and Architects to explore the Microsoft SQL Server database.


Promotes the success of technology companies and the growth of the technology sector of the Central Virginia economy.