Lanier Tech Workforce Development Showcase - Gainesville

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Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lanier Technical College
2535 Lanier Tech Drive Governor Deal Hall
Gainesville, GA 30507
United States
Registration Options 2019-02-20 08:00:00 2019-02-20 10:30:00 America/New_York Lanier Tech Workforce Development Showcase - Gainesville Lanier Technical College 2535 Lanier Tech Drive Governor Deal Hall Gainesville, GA 30507 United States Marjorie Dykes

Event Details

Workforce Development Showcase 

Learn About the Small Business Apprenticeship Programs for Manufacturers
That Help Attract and Retain Talent

PLUS -- Tour the New Kubota Advanced Manufacturing

Building at Lanier Tech

Learn what is working for Workforce Development in the Hall County area for manufacturers.  This expert panel will highlight the resources that are being used to develop skilled talent during this period of low unemployment. Case Studies from large and small businesses will address the issues and solutions and will highlight the small business apprenticeship program that has been developed by Lanier Tech.

         Shelly Davis                         Tim McDonald                  Mike McGraw                     Greg Vitek
   VP Existing Industry            VP Economic Dev.           CEO Ranger Mfg.      Past President IMS Gear 

Tour A 21st-Century Campus for a 21st-Century Workforce

1st New Technical College Campus in Georgia

Lanier Tech’s 335,000-square-foot campus is the first newly constructed technical college campus in the history of technical education in Georgia.  Join us as we tour the Kubota Advanced Manufacturing Campus which features 8 labs where students can study a variety of fields including:

     Air Conditioning (HVAC)                                                Automotive Collision Repair
     CNC Machine Tooling                                                      Diesel Technology
     Industrial Systems                                                            Marine Technology                   
     Motor Sports Vehicle Technology                              Welding and Joining


8:00- 8:30 am        Registration, Networking, and Refreshments - Meet in Governor Deal Hall (1st Building on the left)

8:30 - 9:30 am       Workforce Development Panel Addressing Apprenticeship Programs that are Working!

9:30 - 9:45 am       Summary and Q & A

9:45 - 10:30 am      Tour of the NEW Kubota Advanced Manufacturing Building

Carl  Rogers
Carl Rogers VP Economic Development Lanier Technical College
Danny Gonzales
Danny Gonzales President Optimum Productions
J. Slick
J. Slick Sales Manager Capital City Electrical Services
Jamey Jackson
Jamey Jackson President Malone Workforce Solutions
Jason Moss
Jason Moss CEO Georgia Manufacturing Alliance
Jonnell Minefee
Jonnell Minefee Managing Partner Solar Tyme USA, LLC
Mike McGraw
Mike McGraw Business Development Ranger Manufacturing
Tim McDonald
Tim McDonald Lanier Technical College
Tony Lankford
Tony Lankford Outside Sales A.S.A.P. Technologies, Inc.
19 Other Registered Attendees

For More Information:

Marjorie Dykes
Marjorie Dykes
Marketing & Events Director Georgia Manufacturing Alliance (770)338-0051