REGISTRATION CLOSED: This event has reached capacity. Any inquiries can be directed to Dr. Jeff Weld at Weld@IowaSTEM.gov.
"A Future Ready Iowa Conference to Make Work-Based Learning and STEM Work for You"
Fast-Track Iowa's Future will feature New, Emergent and Established business-education partnerships transforming communities across Iowa and profiled in eleven panels and presentations, as well dozens of snapshots of nationally recognized best practices happening in our state, and the inspiring story of Alliant Energy's commitment to education by keynote Patricia Kampling, Chairman, President and CEO.
REGISTER BELOW: More details about this event will be provided on this webpage as well as emailed to those who register as the conference agenda unfolds leading up to the event.
Click here to see the AGENDA that details session topics so far. As the conference draws closer, this agenda will be continually updated on this webpage.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 — "STEM Ed Chat" Reception — from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
- Attendees will propose potential topics and break into groups to discuss those topics related to STEM and Work-Based Learning. Refreshments will be provided along with opportunities to network with other attendees.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 — "Fast Track Iowa's Future" Conference — from 9:00 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. (an optional Regional Mingle will occur shortly after until 5:15 p.m.)
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
+ K-12 Leaders, Administrators, Principals, Educators;
+ Workforce and Economic Development Professionals;
+ School-to-Work Advocates;
+ Higher Education Professionals;
+ Informal Education Partners;
+ Policy Leaders;
+ Teacher-Preparers and Professional Developers;
+ Others interested in school+business partnerships.
Or, register a K-12 educator and a business partner together and get one admission free!
Because the mission of this event is to grow more school-business partnerships, we hope you can take advantage of this discount. A business partner can be a non-profit or other community employer as well. If you are registering as a partnership, please have one member fill out the form below.
Please Note: All fees are non-refundable.