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Tuesday, May 22 • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
The Changing World of Work and Its Impact on Education

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How do we adapt communication and collaboration frameworks between industry and higher education to meet the challenges of the future of work? The world of work is rapidly changing with the advent of the gig economy, rapidly accelerating technologies, and a mobile world. Higher education program leaders are challenged to maintain a vital, relevant curriculum and empower learners with essential skills and credentials. Improving collaboration between educators and employers, enabled through technology, is imperative for our communities’ economic competitiveness in the coming century. 

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Ryan Davis

CEO, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce
Ryan Davis is the President and CEO of the Corporation for a Skilled Workforce, a non-profit policy institute catalyzing transformative change in education, economic, and workforce development through research and action. Prior to joining CSW, Ryan served as Dean of Business and Applied... Read More →
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Derrick Edwards

President and Chief Data Scientist, AGS Data Systems”
Derrick Edwards is currently President and Chief Data Scientist for AGS Data Systems, a recognized leader of commercial cloud-based information management and analysis systems for the employment and training, education, and social services sectors.As a consultant he has managed projects... Read More →
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Sean R. Gallagher

Executive Professor of Educational Policy, Northeastern University
Dr. Sean Gallagher is founder and Executive Director of Northeastern University’s Center for the Future of Higher Education and Talent Strategy, and Executive Professor of Educational Policy.Sean joined Northeastern in 2009 and is a nationally recognized expert with nearly 20 years... Read More →
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Diana Oblinger

President Emeritus, EDUCAUSE
Dr. Diana G. Oblinger is President Emeritus of EDUCAUSE, a nonprofit association of 2,400 colleges, universities, and education organizations whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology. Previously, Oblinger held positions in academia and... Read More →
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Donna Walker

Director, IBM Training & Skills, IBM
Donna Walker leads the IBM Training & Skills Initiative focused on building and recognizing technical skills in the IBM client and business partner ecosystem through a Global Training Partner network and IBM Credentials.  She has extensive experience in technical training programs... Read More →

Tuesday May 22, 2018 4:00pm - 4:45pm EDT
Grand Ballroom 1-5