Shift Happens: Revolutionizing the Learning-to-Employment Landscape

26 Sep 2017
9:30 am - 10:15 am
Red Lacquer Room

Shift Happens: Revolutionizing the Learning-to-Employment Landscape

The SHIFT to competency-based education is beginning to challenge historic models of learning, training, and hiring. New companies, new technologies, new pathways, and new players are rapidly entering the market – reflecting a familiar pattern in which big, complex challenges threaten old systems and demand an entirely new approach. Inspired by Innovate+Educate’s Shift Happens, this panel will explore the evolving landscape and how technology and non-traditional models are transforming workforce preparation.

Moderator: Ben Wallerstein, Co-Founder, Whiteboard Advisors

Panelists: Maria Flynn, President and CEO, Jobs for the Future, Kimo Kippen, VP, Global Workforce Initiatives, Hilton Worldwide,Adam Newman, Founder & Managing Partner, Tyton Partners, Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker, President, Colorado State University-Global Campus