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Upskilling to address grand challenges

Organizer: McMaster University

Organizations are directly affected by societal challenges, such as climate change and its impact on financial systems, supply chain, operations, or the adoption and seamless integration of technology in the workplace.

This panel will review the current best practices in professional upskilling, and the need to grasp and focus on the overlap between three challenges:

  1. Sustainability 
  2. Integration of technology
  3. Professional workforce development & collaboration

The panel will discuss and identify the primary threats, mitigation strategies and opportunities that businesses and professionals can focus on to address immediate competitiveness, resiliency and growth.

Moderator:  Thanuja Ruckman, a mentor on the Industry Operations Leadership & Management Program

Begins: March 9, 2022 - 1PM ET

Ends: - 2PM ET

Language(s): English

Location: Virtual

Age Range: Post-secondary (18 and older)

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