Executive Speaker Series: Higher Education

Executive Speaker Series: Higher Education

Redeveloping/Identifying Programs, Partnerships, and Purpose

  • Date(s): Tue, Dec 04, 2018
  • Time(s): 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
  • Location: Microsoft Events Center at the Seattle Metro Chamber
  • Address: 1301 5th Ave, Ste 1500, Seattle, WA, 98101 (Get Directions)
  • Members: $45 pre-paid ($55 as of 11/27)
  • Non-Members: $70 pre-paid ($110 as of 11/27)
  • Additional Information: Online registration is now closed. Please register at the door.
  • Questions: Contact Hannah Holman at 206-389-7216

Hear from a panel of higher education leaders about how colleges and universities are working with local employers to better connect their students to careers in our region. Representatives from WSU, SU, UW, and Seattle Central College will share what’s working, what’s ahead, and what challenges they’ve encountered.

  • Vikram Jandhyala
    Vikram Jandhyala
    Vice President,
    Innovation Strategy

    University of Washington
  • Colleen Kerr
    Colleen Kerr, J.D.
    Vice President,
    Office of External Affairs and Government Relations

    Washington State University

  • Sheila Edwards Lange
    Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange
    Seattle Central College
  • Joe Phillips
    Dr. Joe Phillips
    Dean of Albers School of
    Business and Economics

    Seattle University

jill wakefield
Jill Wakefield
Chancellor Emeritus
Seattle Community Colleges

About the Executive Speaker Series: Our monthly Executive Speaker Series events each focus on a unique industry and feature top business leaders who discuss the successes, challenges, and opportunities facing their sector.

Visit the Executive Speaker Series Program page to see all of our other Executive Speaker Series events!

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