AmSkills - A New Approach to Workforce Education

AHK GACCSOUTH - Events-Hauptkategorie, Florida Chapter, Atlanta&Houston/Texas Termin speichern
18.09.2017 | 18:30
- 21:30
Tampa, FL

Is Education the Key to the Renaissance of U.S. Manufacturing?

Come join us at this highly relevant Executive Roundtable for a Panel Discussion and Cocktail Dinner centering around workforce education. This is a key prerequisite to get jobs back to the U.S.


Panelists Include:

Viggo Nielsen, General Manager, Mettler-Toledo Safeline, Inc. He will open a brand-new facility in the Tampa Bay area and needs to fill 500 jobs

Kathryn Starkey, Commissioner, Pasco County, District 3 / AmSkills Board Member. AmSkills is a promising initiative of the Tampa Bay Area Counties to provide workforce training, following the European Apprenticeship Model.

Hubertus Muehlhaeuser, President & CEO, Welbilt, Inc. He will insert his thoughts as the Florida Chapter Director and as one of the very few German CEOs of a US publicly traded company.

Gardner Carrick, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Manufacturing Institute Speaker, National Association of Manufacturers, Washington 


Monday, September 18, 2017


6:30 p.m. Registration & Cocktails
7:00 p.m. Panel Discussion
8:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception


Oxford Exchange
420 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606


Free for GACC South members; $40 for non-members



Sponsored by BDO:


Disclaimer: For cancellations received up to 14 days prior to the event date, 50% of the event fee can be refunded. For cancellations received at any later time, no refund will be provided. Registrations are transferable. Attendance is possible only after payment is received.