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Panel Discussion: Creative Hiring Strategies in Manufacturing
May 7, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
This is a program of the Manufacturing, Innovation and Technology (MIT) Group.
The Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance, Greater Oshkosh Economic Development Corporation, and Envision Greater Fond du Lac are teaming up to host a panel discussion focued on how manufacturing employers throughout the region are implementing creative workforce strategies to attract and retain talent. This event will encourage manufacturers to explore non-traditional avenues related to workforce development and hear about what other companies in the region are doing when it comes to filling the gap.
Dennis Winters, Chief Labor Economist for the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, will kick-off the event by providing an overview of northeast Wisconsin’s workforce challenges now and in the decade to come along with labor market information specific to the manufacturing industry.
Participating in the panel will be representatives from Oshkosh Corporation, FIVES, Badger Mining, and Sadoff Iron & Metal.
4:00pm – Registration
4:30pm – Program
Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Radisson Hotel & Conference Center (625 W. Rolling Meadows Drive, Fond du Lac)
Cost: $20 per person