Start Today SD Summit

Join Us for the 2018 Start Today SD Summit

Promoting Registered Apprenticeships by educating policy makers, businesses, apprenticeship sponsors and workforce and education professionals. Don't miss this opportunity to be inspired and inspire others!

WHEN:
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 | 1 - 4:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Mitchell Technical Institute | Technology Center
1800 East Spruce Street
Mitchell, SD 

AGENDA:
1:00                    
Welcome
Rebecca Long, DLR                                                                                                   

Tour of MTI Energy Center
Doug Greenway , MTI                                                                                

2:00                     
Governor’s Proclamation and Opening Remarks
Secretary Marcia Hultman, DLR

2:15                     
Business Testimonials
Lee Anderson (Moderator), SD Workforce Development Council

Dr. Wayne Kindle, Superintendent of Schools, Yankton School District
Dr. Jennifer Johnke, Principal, Yankton High School
Rob Globke, Classroom and Online Instructor, Independent Electrical Contractors of the Dakotas

3:00                     
Break                                                                                                                            

3:15                     
Apprentice Spotlight                                    
Lee Anderson (Moderator), SD Workforce Development Council

Sam Mallett, 1st Year Plumbing apprentice, Midwestern Mechanical, Inc.
Anthony Notch, 3rd Year HVAC apprentice, Midwestern Mechanical, Inc.
Andy Stark, 2nd Year Fire Protection apprentice, Midwestern Mechanical, Inc.

 The Value of Registered Apprenticeships
Tia Meyer, Clinical Director, Neighborhood Dental
John Bolger, State Director, U.S. DOL Office of Apprenticeship

4:00                     
Incentive Recipient Announcement
Secretary Marcia Hultman, DLR

4:30                     
Closing

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