January

Heroes MAKE America Launch Event

Monday, 01/22/2018

Time:
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

10:00 am

Welcome
Carolyn Lee, Executive Director, The Manufacturing Institute

10:15 am

The Veteran Pipeline
Col. John Lawrence, Garrison Commander, Fort Riley, U.S. Army

10:25 am

NAM's Commitment to Manufacturing
Jay Timmons, President & CEO, National Association of Manufacturers

10:35 am

Parker Hannifin/Walmart Foundation Check Presentation
Michael Chadwick, Human Resources Manager, Parker Hannifin
Ryan Irsik, Director of Public Affairs & Government Relations, Walmart

10:45 am 

Military to Manufacturing - Student Panel
SPC Quantae Robinson
SPC Dustin Heickman
SSG Owen Zechman
Moderator: Carolyn Lee, Executive Director, The Manufacturing Institute

11:45 am

Acknowledgments of Heroes MAKE America Education Partners
Amy Thomas, Senior Director of Programs and Development, The Manufacturing Institute

11:20 am

Training the Next Generation of Soldiers
Clark Coco, Dean, Washburn Tech

11:30 am

Acknowledgments of Heroes MAKE America Partners
Carolyn Lee, Executive Director, The Manufacturing Institute

11:40 am

Closing Remarks

12:00 pm 

Networking Reception

Event Location
Riley’s Conference Center
446 Seitz Dr.
Fort Riley, KS 66442

Contact Info
Amy Thomas
athomas@nam.org

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