You won’t want to miss the Future Ready summit!
Registration is under way for the Governor’s 2019 Future Ready Iowa Summit, to be held in Des Moines April 30. Keynote speaker is Iowan Peggy Whitson, a former astronaut.
The summit, titled STEM Education + Workplace Partnerships, is bringing together educators, students, business leaders, nonprofits, elected officials and others from across Iowa.
The day is dedicated to Iowa’s future workforce in today’s classrooms, and the ways that employers and educators are working together to assure a strong talent pipeline tomorrow. Featured will be keynotes, panelists and presenters from rural and urban, businesses large and small, big city and small-town schools, and more, who’re partnering to guarantee a strong employee pipeline.
Governor Reynolds will also announce the six recipients of Iowa STEM’s Computer Science is Elementary award during the event.