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Future Wisconsin Summit 2017

November 29 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

This event is SOLD OUT!

No onsite registration will be available the day of the event. Please stay tuned for more information on the 2018 Future Wisconsin Summit.

Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center, Madison

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Watch last year’s Future Wisconsin Summit video!

Speakers

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Governor
Scott Walker
Blake Moret
President/CEO
Rockwell Automation
Kurt R. Bauer
President/CEO
WMC
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Tim Sheehy
President
MMAC
Secretary Scott Neitzel
DOA
Secretary & CEO Mark Hogan
WEDC
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Dr. Rolf Wegenke
President
WAICU
Ed Paradowski
President, Apache Stainless
Equipment Corp.
Dr. Louis Woo
Special Assistant
Foxconn
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Kaylen Betzig
President
WCTC
Dr. Mike Lovell
President
Marquette University
Dr. Bryan Albrecht
President & CEO
Gateway Technical College
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Dr. Mark Mone
Chancellor
UW-Milwaukee
Dr. Deborah Ford
Chancellor
UW-Parkside
Tricia Braun
Chief Operating Officer
WEDC
Horn-Kyle WMC Board Meeting
Kyle Horn
Foundation & Director
America’s Job Honor Awards
Kari Hofer
Executive Director
WMC Foundation

Program

8:30 am Registration
9:00 am Welcome — Kurt R. Bauer, President/CEO, WMC
9:05 am Keynote Speaker — Blake Moret, President/CEO, Rockwell Automation
9:35 am Governor Scott Walker
10:05 am How Foxconn Can Change Wisconsin — Panel Discussion
  • Tim Sheehy, President, Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (Moderator)
  • Secretary Scott Neitzel, WI Dept. of Administration
  • Secretary Mark Hogan, WI Economic Development Corp.
  • Dr. Louis Woo, Special Assistant, Foxconn
10:40 am BREAK
10:50 am Meeting the Workforce Challenge — Panel Discussion
  • Dr. Rolf Wegenke, WI Assoc. of Independent Colleges & Universities (Moderator)
  • Ed Paradowski, President, Apache Stainless Equipment Corp.
  • Kaylen Betzig, President, Waukesha County Technical College
  • Dr. Mike Lovell, President, Marquette University
  • Dr. Bryan Albrecht, President & CEO, Gateway Technical College
  • Dr. Mark Mone, Chancellor, UW-Milwaukee
  • Dr. Deborah Ford, Chancellor, UW-Parkside
11:40 am Marketing and Branding Wisconsin — Tricia Braun, COO, Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.
12:15 pm BREAK
12:30 pm Lunch and Job Honors Award Presentation
1:30 pm Closing Remarks — Kari Hofer, Executive Director, WMC Foundation

Cost

Regular Price: $150 per person, $1,350 for table of ten

Discount Price: $100 per person, $900 for table of ten, $50 student

Discount Price applies to WMC Members, Future Wisconsin Partners or Members of a Future Wisconsin Community.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Presenting Sponsors

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Wisconsin Job Honor Awards / Lunch Sponsor

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Registration Sponsor

Werner-Electric

Table Sponsors

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Event Sponsors

Sponsor: American Transmission Company
CenturyLink
Enbridge Energy Co., Inc.
Packaging Corporation of America
Society Insurance, a Mutual Company
Teel Plastics, Inc.

Future Wisconsin Partners

  • Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC)
  • University of Wisconsin System
  • Wisconsin Technical College System
  • Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
  • Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
  • Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
  • 72 Future Wisconsin Communities (Local Chambers of Commerce)
  • NEWaukee

Special Thanks to WMC Foundation Sponsors

Alliant Energy * Ariens Company * BDO USA, LLP * The Boldt Company * Brakebush * Briggs & Stratton * Colony Brands, Inc. * Delta Dental * Fearing’s * Georgia Pacific * Grant Thornton * Greenheck Fan * Hydrite Chemical * ITU Absorbtech * John Deere * Kikkoman Foods * Kohler * Kwik Trip * M3 Insurance * Mayville Engineering Co. * Prent * Waupaca Foundry * Wisconsin Public Service Foundation

Questions

Contact Kari Hofer for program and sponsorship information, and Susan Nyffenegger for registration information, 608.258.3400

 

Details

Date:
November 29
Time:
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.futureWI.org

Organizer

WMC Foundation
Phone:
608.258.3400
Website:
www.wmc.org

Venue

Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
1 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Phone:
608.261.4000
Website:
www.mononaterrace.com