The 2018 National conference "Closing the Skills Gap--Partnerships that Work"
Kenosha, Wisconsin-Doubletree Hotel and Gateway Technical College sites.
ATEA conferences consistently deliver on skill development, technical trends that effect technical education, national and regional experiences that move economies and education forward, sharing of best practice and building professional relationships adding to productivity, team strength and job satisfaction.
ATEA National Conference Agenda.pdf
Wednesday March 21
The conference starts with lunch in the Trade Show, tours of business, industry and health care in southeastern Wisconsin, and in the evening the ATEA national awards dinner with presentations by Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch and Wisconsin Technical System President, Dr. Morna K. Foy.
HOTELS-ask for ATEA conference rate
Double Tree Hotel--conference hotel and lodging
Hampton Inn Kenosha
The American Technical Education Association invites you to exhibit at the 55 th ATEA National Conference and Trade Show. 2018 is hosted by Gateway Technical College, Kenosha/ Racine, Wisconsin
As an exhibitor at the 2018 Trade Show, you will have access to 300+ key decision-makers. Conference participants will be looking for viable and affordable equipment, software, training units and other resources. The attendees are respected education authorities who initiate projects and programs, solicit bids and are prepared to make purchasing decisions based on what they see at the trade show.
Location: Double Tree Hotel, 1800-108th Street, Pleasant Prairie Wisconsin 53158, (262) 857-3377
Set up time:
Wednesday March 21 8:00 am to 11:30 am.
Trade Show Times:
Wed. Mar. 21, noon to 8:00 pm
includes lunch in the Trade Show area 12-1:30, Wisconsin Reception 4:30 to 6:30 and post Awards Dinner coffee 7:00 to 8:00
Thursday 7:00 to 8:00 buffet breakfast served in Trade Show area.
Take down Thursday March 22, 10:00 am.
Double Tree, 11800-108th Street, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158, 262-857-3377
Candlewood Suites--10200--74th St. Kenosha WI, 53142, 262-842-5000
Hampton Inn, 7300-125th Avenue, Kenosha, WI, 53142 262-842-5000
Be a sponsor of ATEA's 55th national conference on technical education-2018 hosted by Gateway Technical College, Kenosha/Racine Wisconsin. ATEA conferences are all inclusive with food, transportation to tours and workshops, receptions and keynotes -all within the cost off registration.
Thursday March 22
President's Panel:" Pathways and Partnerships": Beth Armseth, Principal, Lakeview Technology Academy; Dr. Bob Meyer, Chancellor UW-Stout; Clark Coco, Dean Washburn Tech, KS; and Al Bunshaft, SVP Global Initiatives, Dassault Systemes, Americas.
4 hour workshops at different Gateway sites
5 Pathway Choices
There are 5 technical Pathway workshops: Transportation; Mechatronics, Healthcare, IT and Sustainable energy. Each will include a presentation on the "Gateway Pathway" --how Gateway works with business, industry and the community. Conference attendees can select the tour and workshop or a tour that is different than the workshop topic. Some workshops will award a certificate.
There will be an opportunity for graduate credit through the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Information is on the National Conference Schedule below:
-2018 ATEA National Conference Schedule.pdf
HOTELS--ask for ATEA conference rate
full agenda for your information. ATEA National Conference Agenda.pdf
2018 ATEA 55th National Conference
This page is registration for Thursday only
Thursday March 22
7:00 to 8:00 Breakfast
8:00 am-9:00 am
Presidents Panel: Pathways and Partnerships
Moderated by Dr. Bryan Albrecht
Beth Armseth, Principal, Lakeview Technology Academy; Dr. Bob Meyer, Chancellor UW-Stout; Clark Coco, Dean Washburn Tech, KS; and Al Bunshaft, SVP Global Initiatives, Dassault Systemes, Americas.
9:00 to 10:00 Bussing to Pathway Sessions at Gateway College Advanced Technology Centers
10:00 to 4:00 PM
There are 5 technical Pathway workshops: Transportation; Mechatronics, Healthcare, IT and Sustainable energy; there is one workshop the "Gateway Pathway" Conference attendees can select the tour and workshop or a tour that is different than the workshop topic. Some workshops will award a certificate.
for in depth information, hands on experience and certification. Participants will chose one of 5 for certification.
Pathway 6 is the "Gateway Pathway" --how Gateway Technical Collage partnered in the process to bring Foxconn to southeastern Wisconsin and how GTC is planning for scaling up for workforce development and recruitment for the skills needed.
bussing from pathway to Snap-on Center and Museum
4:30-6:30 ATEA Reception--sponsored by Snap-on with Keynote by Nick Pinchuck CEO of Snap-on
6:30 Bussing to hotels
Hampton Inn Kenosha
American Technical Education Association
A premier association for the post secondary technical educator, with emphasis on professional development.
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