MAGMA Advisory Council Virtual Meeting – 5/1/2020

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Meeting Agenda:

9:00 – 9:05     Welcome and Meeting Overview – Michelle Wein, Director, Research and Regional Initiatives, Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN)

9:05 – 9:25    Labor Market Update/Unemployment Claims Data – Michelle Wein

9:25 – 9:40 Covid-19 Resources for Companies and Industry 4.0 Implications – Tom Kelly, Executive Director and CEO, Automation Alley

9:40 – 10:10   Remote Learning and Training: Making the Transition


  • Darrell Kleinke, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of Professional Engineering Programs, University of Detroit Mercy
  • Elizabeth Melville, Director of Learning, SAE International
  • Jeremy Worm, Director, Michigan Tech Mobile Laband the Associate Director of the Advanced Power Systems Research Center (APSRC), Michigan Technological University
  • David Pistrui (moderator), Clinical Professor of Engineering and Director of Graduate Recruiting, University of Detroit Mercy

10:10 – 10:30 Q & A