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SEPT. 16, 2021 from 7:45 AM to 4:30 PM
at the Duke Energy Convention Center

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WHAT IS
MFG STRONG?

The MFG Strong Workforce Summit is a manufacturing event focusing on workforce development. Created by TechSolve, this summit will provide Southwest Ohio manufacturers information about industry best practices, hiring and talent development tactics, and employee retainment strategies. Some of the industry’s brightest will gather to start strategic dialogues and provide major insights into workforce, workplace, and company culture development. Connect with the best resources in Ohio, and learn about workforce solutions that manufacturers can implement immediately. Together, we can support the workforce and bring Ohio’s manufacturing into the future. 

MEET THE KEYNOTE

Ryan Jenkins

Ryan Jenkins, CSP® is an internationally-recognized keynote speaker, virtual trainer, and author on the topics of leadership, generational differences, workplace loneliness, and the future of work. His latest book is The Generation Z Guide: The Complete Manual to Understand, Recruit and Lead the Next Generation.

For a decade, he has helped organizations optimize generational dynamics, lessen worker loneliness, and prepare for what work will look like in the future.

Jenkins’s top-ranked insights have been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, and The Wall Street Journal.

He is also co-founder of Sync Learning Experiences (SyncLX.com), a learning and development consultancy redefining how workers gain modern skills.

Full list of speakers coming soon. Stay tuned!

KEY TOPICS

Recruitment Strategies & Retention Tactics

The Future of Work & Technology Integration

Workforce Development Funding and Programing

AGENDA

Morning Session

7:45 AM – 8:15 AM – Plated Breakfast & Welcome (ALL)

8:15 AM – 8:45 AM – What the Future of Work Will Look Like (ALL)

15-Minute Break

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Morning Breakout Sessions

    • Track #1: Strengthening Recruitment and Employee Retention Strategies
    • Track #2: Workforce of the Future
    • Track #3: Workforce Development Opportunities

20-Minute Break

12:10 – 1:00 PM – Boxed Lunch & Keynote Presentation

Afternoon Session

1:00 PM – 1:55 PM – Community Partner Displays & Networking Hour

1:55 – 2:45 PM – Afternoon Breakout Session – Afternoon Theme: Building Stronger Communities and Manufacturing Resources

    • Track #1: Manufacturers in Hamilton & Clermont Counties
    • Track #2: Manufacturers in Warren & Butler Counties
    • Track #3: Manufacturers in Highland, Brown, & Clinton Counties

10-Minute Break

2:55 PM – 4:15 PM – Educational Institution Panel Discussion (ALL)

4:15 PM – 4:30 PM – Event Summary & Action Items (ALL)

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