Agenda


Day 1- June 7, 2018


10:45 am - 11:45 am  |  Registration and Welcome Luncheon
11:45 am - 12:00 pm  |  Program Overview
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm  |  Welcome to the Summit

Michael J. Saylor- Chairman, CEO and President of MicroStrategy, Inc.  Trustee, Saylor Academy

12:45 pm - 1:30 pm| Keynote

Ronald Mason, Jr. JD- President, University of the District of Columbia

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm  |  Intermission
1:45 pm - 2:30 pm  |  Plenary - Trust and Verify: Aligning Supply and Demand

Jonathan Munk - Degreed

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm  |  Panel Discussion

Nathan Anderson - Jobs for the Future
Dhanfu Elston, Ph.D - Complete College America
Kyle Triege - Moonshot Learning
Amy Heitzman, PhD. - UPCEA

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm  |  Networking Break
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  |  Workshops: Aligning Supply and Demand
5:00 pm -5:15 pm  |  Intermission
5:15 pm - 6:00 pm  |  Fireside Interview

Sharon Leu -  United States Department of Education
Amrit Ahluwalia - The EvoLLLution 

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm  |  Reception


Day 2 - June 8, 2018


8:00 am - 9:00 am  |  Breakfast
9:00 am - 9:45 am  |  Plenary: Competencies and Credentials as Currency

JoAnn Kozyrev - Western Governors University

9:45 am - 10:45 am  |  Panel Discussion

Marc Singer - Thomas Edison State University
Dave Wilcox - Global Skills X-Change
John Dyer - American Association of Community Colleges
Danny King - Accredible

10:45 am - 11:00 am  |  Intermission/Networking Break
11:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  Workshops: Competencies and Credentials as Currency
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  |  Lunch and Remarks - Solving the Skills Gap Showcase

Selvon Waldron - Carlos Rosario Public Charter School
Tracy Robinson - University of Memphis Finish Line Program
Dawn Drinkard - Missouri Community Colleges, MoWins

1:15 pm- 1:30 pm  |  Intermission/Networking Break
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm  |  Plenary: Innovation/Future

Rob Atkinson - Information Technology Innovation Foundation

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm  |  Panel Discussion

Kathleen deLaski - Education Design Lab
Anna Lenhart - University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy
Sheryl Grant - Community Success Institute
Christopher Kent - Foresight Alliance

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm  |  Fireside Chat and Takeaways

Louis Soares - American Council on Education
Ryan Davis - Corporation for a Skilled Workforce