July

Manufacturing Workforce 4.0: A Symposium on Skills for the New Economy

Tuesday, 07/11/2017

Time:
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Manufacturing Workforce 4.0: A Symposium on Skills for the New Economy
July 11, 2017
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Join leading manufacturers and thought leaders for this national conversation on skills, training, education, and opportunity for our current and future workforce.

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AGENDA

Location:

Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001

8:00 am

Breakfast

8:30 - 9:15 am

Executive Kickoff
Jay Timmons, President and CEO, National Association of Manufacturers
Wesley Bush, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Northrop Grumman Corporation

9:15 - 9:45 am

A New Model for the American Workforce
Carolyn Lee, Executive Director, The Manufacturing Institute
Brian Krinock, Senior Vice President, Vehicle Plants, Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America

9:45-10:15 am

Policy Perspectives: Supporting Manufacturing Innovation and the Talent Supply Chain
Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC)
Chairwoman, Committee on Education and the Workforce
U.S. House of Representatives

10:15-10:25 am

Break

10:25-11:00 am

Partnerships at Work: Engineering the Future Workforce
Carolyn Lee, Executive Director, The Manufacturing Institute
Michael Fornasiero, Program Manager at UI LABS - Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute
Rebekah Kowalski, Vice President, Workforce Strategy & Solution Integration, Manpower Group

11:00 am -12:00 pm

Changing the Perception of Manufacturing Careers
Erin Streeter, Senior Vice President, National Association of Manufacturers
Margaret Cosentino, Senior Vice President for Business Development, Arconic Defense
Ray Peters, Vice President of Human Resources & Marketing, RoyOMartin
Graeme Trayner, Managing Director, The Glover Park Group

12:00-12:45 pm

Networking Lunch

12:45-1:30pm

Workshops: Policy in Action - Session 1

Building Skills for the Future: Spotlight on Aerospace
Moderator: Brent Weil, Senior Vice President, The Manufacturing Institute
Brian Jackson, Human Resources Manager, Arconic Forgings and Extrusions – Cleveland Operations Darrel Zeck, Vice President, CAO, STARK Industries – JWS Machine

Industry Credentials: ACT
Debra Lyons, Principal Strategist - Workforce Engagement, ACT
Russell DuBose, Human Resources Director, Phifer Incorporated
Jeff Lynn, Vice Chancellor Workforce and Economic Development, Alabama Community College System

The American Model of Apprenticeship: Modernizing Workforce Training for 21st-Century Skills
Gardner Carrick, Vice President, The Manufacturing Institute
Kim Menke, Manager, Community & Government Relations, Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing North America
Ray Peters, Vice President, Human Resources & Marketing, RoyOMartin

1:45-2:30 pm

Workshops: Policy in Action – Session 2

Small and Medium Manufacturers Fishbowl
Pamela Kan, President, Bishop-Wisecarver
Stephanie Cameron, Community Affairs Director, APSCO
Russell DuBose, Human Resources Director, Phifer Incorporated n Eric Isbister, CEO, GenMet
TR Raimondo, Chairman, Behlen Manufacturing
Ken Stuckey, Director, Talent Acquisition and Development, Pace Industries Inc. Fayetteville Division

Industry Credentials: MSSC
Leo Reddy, Chair and CEO, Manufacturing Skill Standards Council
Don Gogan, VP, Operations Management, Harley-Davidson
Michael Packer, Director, Production Operations, Skunk Works, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
Paul Perkins, President, Amatrol
Ken Stuckey, Director, Talent Development and Acquisition, Pace Industries, Inc.

Manufacturing Innovation
Mary Ann Pacelli, Manager, Workforce Development, Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), NIST 
Leanne Gluck, Director, Education and Workforce, AmericaMakes
Joannie Harmon, Workforce Manager, Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI)
Michael Fornasiero, Program Manager, UI LABS - Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute
Kathleen Greene, Director, Education and Workforce, Bio-Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Institute

2:30 pm

Closing Discussion

Event Location:
The Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC

Contact Info:
Brent Weil
bweil@nam.org

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