• WMC Future WI Summit

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    Name: WMC Future WI Summit
    Date: December 9, 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM CST
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:
    December 9, 2021
    Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center, Madison
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm
     
    The Future Wisconsin Project, a program of WMC Foundation, addresses our state’s long-term systemic, economic challenges. With partner representation from business, government, and education, this program seeks to bring all stakeholders of the economy to the table to develop solutions we can all implement. The year-long collaboration culminates with The Future Wisconsin Summit, held at the end of each year.
     
    The Summit this year will feature discussions on rural Wisconsin, the agricultural economy and a keynote on the importance of STEM education, among other thought-provoking speakers.
    Schedule of Event
    8:30 am
    Registration
    (Sponsored by M3 Insurance)
     
     
    9:00 am
    Opening Remarks
    (Sponsored by Kwik Trip)
    Kurt Bauer, President & CEO, WMC
    Rusty Schieber, Vice President of Operations, Brakebush, and Future Wisconsin Project Steering Committee Chairman
     
     
    9:10 am
    Wisconsin 2035 Report Release: The Findings & Next Steps
    (Sponsored by Aon)
    Wade Goodsell, Executive Director, WMC Foundation
     
     
    9:45 am
    Workforce & Education Panel
    (Sponsored by Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges & Universities)
    Moderator: Rachel Ver Velde, Director of Workforce, Education and Employment Policy, WMC
    Panelists: Tom Abrahamson, Vice President of Manufacturing Operations, KI
     
     
    10:30 am
    Break
     
     
    11:00 am
    CEO Fireside Chat
    (Sponsored by JP Cullen)
    Aaron Jagdfeld, President & CEO, Generac Corporation
    Moderator: Kurt Bauer
     
     
    11:45 am
    Lunch
    (Sponsored by CentroMotion)
     
     
    12:10 pm
    Wisconsin 2035: The Tax Conversation
    (Sponsored by Wegner CPAs)
    Moderator: Scott Manley, WMC Executive Vice President of Government Relations
    Panelists: Samantha Metcalf, Managing Principal-Private Industries, Manufacturing & Distribution, CliftonLarsonAllen
     
     
    12:55 pm
    Closing Remarks
    Michelle Grajkowski, Director of Wisconsin Business World, WMC Foundation
     
     
    1:00 pm
    Adjourn
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    Location:
    Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
    1 John Nolen Drive, Madison
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, December 9th
    8:30am - 1:00pm
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    Fees/Admission:
    Early Bird price until November 19th!

    Individual Registration: $125
    Table of 8 Registration
    : $950
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