TOPIC: PowerUp Education and Industry Partnerships
As technological innovation and industry demands rise, the need for a quality workforce expands. Hear from an esteemed panel of leaders how you and your business can play a role in bridging the gap that currently exists between industry and education; the jobs that need to be filled now and in the immediate future.
Mr. Rick McCleod, President/CEO of SRS Community Reuse Organization will discuss the impact of a workforce transition.
Dr. Forest Mahan, President of Aiken Technical College will discuss the Colleges' 2017-2022 strategic plan to support educational and workforce development needs.
Dr. Sean Alford, Superintendent of Aiken County Public Schools will discuss Aiken Works, an new community workforce development collaborative.