Where: Highline College, Building 2
2400 S. 240 Street
Des Moines, WA 98198
When: April 26th, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Networking event will follow right after the Forum).
Register here (free): http://tiny.cc/a0vqqy
For more information, please contact Kellie Hale at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Kaitlin Bermingham at email@example.com.
Who Should Attend?
• State College/University educators and administrators
• State, local, and federal government agencies
• Supply Chain, trade industries, and organizations
• International retailers
• Trade associations
• IT and software suppliers
Draft Agenda (panel discussions and speakers may change)
8:00 a.m. Registration w/refreshments
9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:15 a.m. Keynote: The Digital Transformation of the Supply Chain
10:00 a.m. Panel #1 – “Disruptive Technologies: What we need to be prepared for.” Discuss the emerging technologies that will have an effect on industry and on workforce development (who will be training talent for industry)
11:30 a.m. Lunch / Keynote speaker Artificial Intelligence
1:15 p.m. Panel # 2Student Panel
2:00 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. Panel #3– “Public Policy: Legislative and regulatory adjustments for emerging technology.” Policy experts and legislators/council members on how policy will be impacted/need to adapt to emerging technologies
3:30 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. Panel #4 faculty panel discussion with public policy panel members
4:50 p.m. Summary
5:00 p.m. Hosted networking event