March 9, 2021
Featuring Future-of-Work Strategist and Author Heather McGowan
With virtual teamwork becoming the norm and novel professions rapidly emerging, the ability to help students define their career paths and to develop relevant curriculum will be critical for future success. Strategist and author Heather E. McGowan will outline a world where humans must continuously learn and adapt while avoiding the pitfalls of information overload. Ranked as LinkedIn’s number one global voice for education in 2017, McGowan helps leaders prepare their people and organizations for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, which will bring a rapid advancement of technology tools into the domain of human knowledge work.
McGowan also will join College of DuPage President Dr. Brian Caputo, DuPage Regional Office of Education Superintendent Dr. Darlene Ruscitti, Glenbard High School District 87 Superintendent Dr. David Larson and academic consultant and researcher Dr. Lourdes Ferrer for a discussion about the key role that education will play in developing a future workforce that produces rewarding careers and a thriving economy.
Questions for Heather McGowan and panelists during and in advance of the program may be emailed to email@example.com.
Presented in partnership with Glenbard High School District 87 and the DuPage Regional Office of Education.