Friday, Oct. 20, 2017
COTC and Ohio State Newark campus
Your Role in the World Economy:
How to Lead, Compete and Win!
Today, central Ohio business and industry partners are reaching satisfied customers all around the world—or hoping to do so. That's why it's more important than ever that the current and future workforce learn the necessary skills to help companies succeed in the global marketplace. The Workforce Development Innovation Center (WDIC) at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC), along with partnering organizations Leadership Ohio and the Columbus Council on World Affairs, invite statewide business leaders, government officials, educators and university students to register for the Global Business and Education Conference, "Your Role in the World Economy: How to Lead, Compete and Win!," scheduled for Friday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the shared campus of COTC and The Ohio State University at Newark, 1209 University Drive, Newark.
Register by Sept. 20 to receive an early registration discounted rate of $99; regular registration will be $129. The first 50 students to register will receive free admission. Registration takes less than one minute with credit card payment accepted online as well. Click Here to Register
Google's Erin Teague, virtual reality product lead for YouTube, will offer the keynote presentation: "Google—A Virtual Reality." The opening plenary session will be presented by Patrick Terrien, president and CEO of the Columbus Council on World Affairs, with special guest, Kenny McDonald, president and chief economic officer of Columbus 2020. A myriad of breakout sessions will also be offered for participants, ranging from entrepreneurs, large manufacturers and small-business leaders, to educators, administrators, community leaders and students.
For more information, contact: Vicki Maple, M.Ed., COTC vice president for workforce development, community affairs & extended campuses at VMaple@COTC.edu or 740.364.9565.
2017 GLOBAL BUISNESS & EDUCATION AWARD NOMINATION
Nominator shall submit the nomination form by email VMaple@COTC.edu or mail to: Vicki Maple,
Central Ohio Technical College, 1179 University Dr., Newark, OH 43055
Completed nomination forms must be received no later than October 1, 2017.
Please acknowledge our gracious sponsoring partners: