MAGMA Advisory Council Virtual Meeting – August 21, 2020

The recording and materials from the most recent MAGMA Advisory Council Meeting held on August 21, 2020 are available.

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9:00 – 9:05    Welcome and Meeting Overview

Michelle Wein, Director, Research and Regional Initiatives, Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN)

9:05 – 9:15    Labor Market Update/Unemployment Claims Data – Michelle Wein

9:15 – 9:35     Overview of ISO Cybersecurity Standards

Tim Weisenberger, Project Manager, Emerging Technologies Standards, SAE International

Stacey Stevens, Senior Product Manager, SAE International

Presentation: 21434 ISO-SAE Cybersecurity Standards

9:35 – 9:55     2020 Cybersecurity & Connected and Automated Vehicles Emerging Technology Skills Gap Analyses

Karley Thurston, Senior Research Analyst, Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN)

Presentation: CAV and Cybersecurity Emerging Technology

9:55 – 10:25   Understanding the Middle-Skill Workforce in the Connected Automated Vehicle Sector & Industry 4.0

Sarah Crane, Research Project Manager, University of Michigan Economic Growth Institute

David Pistrui, Clinical Professor of Engineering, University of Detroit Mercy

Presentation: Understanding the Middle Skill Workforce for CAVs and Industry 4.0

10:25 – 11:00 Panel Discussion | Q & A         

In addition to the presenters above, panelists include:

Carly Bohrer, Vice President Human Resources, Electronics and ADAS Division, ZF Group

Christine Rogers, Sr Global Human Resources Manager, Electronics and ADAS Division, ZF Group

Robert Bayer, Test Engineering & Laboratory Services Manager, BorgWarner

Benigno (Ben) Cruz, Director of the Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT), Macomb Community College

Dr. Patricia Walker Chatman, Dean School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development, Henry Ford College



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