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August 2017

House Rural Development Council: Education & Workforce Development

August 16, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dalton Convention Center, 2211 Dug Gap Battle Rd
Dalton, GA 30720 United States
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More information: http://www.house.ga.gov/Committees/en-US/HouseRuralDevelopmentCouncil.aspx  

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AIS Lunch and Learn

August 17, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dalton State College, James E. Brown Center, Room 105, 650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720 United States
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$15

Presenters James Marlow (President and Co-Founder – Radiance Solar), Mark Buckner, P.E. (Vice President - Dalton Utilities), and Daniel G. LeVan (CEO - Energy Solutions) will join us.  Participants can register at the following link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/solar-in-georgia-tickets-36683422103  and the following link will take you to the Campus Map:  https://www.daltonstate.edu/about/campus-map.cms.

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September 2017

Rural-Grown, Local-Owned Manufacturing Panel at the Aspen Institute (Lifestream)

September 8, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Upcoming event in Washington, D.C. Register to attend or register to watch live. America’s Rural Opportunity is a six-part series, co-sponsored by the Aspen Institute Community Strategies Group and the Rural Development Innovation Group, that invites policymakers, economic and community development practitioners, and business and philanthropic leaders to engage in dialogue around advancing a rural opportunity…

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High Demand Career Initiative Kickoff

September 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gordon County Ag Center, 1282 GA-53 Spur
Calhoun, GA 30701 United States
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The High Demand Career Initiative (HDCI) allows state partners involved in training Georgia’s future workforce – primarily the University System of Georgia (USG) and the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) – to hear directly from the private sector about what specific needs they have from a workforce perspective (i.e., degrees/majors, certificates, courses, skillsets, etc.).

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Learn How to Hire a Veteran

September 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Georgia Tech Savannah, 210 Technology Circle
Savannah, GA 31407 United States
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$15

Learning Series: Integrating Veterans Into Your Workplace Course Description Over the next three years, as many as 60,000 military members are expected to return to Georgia. If we’re lucky, these veterans will continue to live and work in Georgia and contribute to the area’s economic viability. The most successful career transitions occur when new employee…

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AIS Board Meeting

September 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dalton State University, Peeples Hall, Room 202, 650 College Dr.
Dalton, GA 30720 United States
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Floor360 Consortium Meeting

September 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Gordon County Campus, 1151 GA-53 Spur
Calhoun, GA 30701 United States
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This is a regular meeting of the Floor360 Consortium. It will be held every other month on the last Wednesday (not the fourth Wednesday, but the LAST).

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Northwest Georgia High Demand Career Initiative (HDCI) Sector Partnership Kickoff Meeting

September 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gordon County Ag Center, 1282 GA-53 Spur
Calhoun, GA 30701 United States
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Please join us for this very important meeting to discuss next steps and your vital role as a partner to address the critical need for a consistent, well-trained and reliable workforce. If you cannot attend, we ask that you send a representative from your organization. The purpose of the HDCI grant is to assist with…

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October 2017

MFG Day Event: Robotics Competition (Invite Only)

October 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy, 2300 Maddox Chapel Road
Dalton, GA 30721 United States
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On Thursday, October 5th, the Northwest Georgia College & Career Academy (NWGCCA), Shaw Industries, and Sumo Robot League (a Georgia Tech student-formed non-profit company) are partnering to host a robotics competition for high school students. Students design and build robots to compete in fully autonomous sumo wrestling. Each match motivates students to learn and understand the principles of S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering,…

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MFG Day Event: AIS Teacher Discussion (Invite Only)

October 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Northwest Georgia College and Career Academy, 2300 Maddox Chapel Road
Dalton, GA 30721 United States
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On Wednesday, October 18th, the Alliance for Innovation and Sustainability (AIS) will be hosting middle and high school science teachers from around the Northwest Georgia region to discuss manufacturing and career opportunities for students. This event will present educators with manufacturing-related programming available at Georgia Northwestern Technical College and Dalton State College, as well as a panel of representatives to…

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