This discussion will cover challenges and opportunities in building a skilled workforce for the advanced manufacturing industry of the future, from the perspective of the community, including large and small companies, universities and colleges, training organizations and regulatory bodies. We will examine the current state of the industry and identify areas where further research and investment are needed to build a skilled and diverse advanced manufacturing workforce. Hear from representatives from various backgrounds and interests, in collaboration with the audience. This panel aims to identify strategies that can be implemented at all levels to ensure the continued growth and success of the advanced manufacturing industry.
ModeratorProfessor of Materials Engineering, The University of British ColumbiaCo-Director, Composites Knowledge Network
NIAR Director Research/Senior Research ScientistWichita State University
Co-Founder and Chief ScientistGrayMatter Robotics