For our first in person event of the year, SEWI ATD partnered with Milwaukee Tech Hub for a panel discussion on the Business Need for Reskilling on April 22, 2022.
Laura Schmidt, Chief Talent Development Officer of the Milwaukee Tech Hub Coalition, moderated the discussion with Sarah Dollhausen-Clark, Lead Program Manager in the Office of the CIO/Technology Strategy and Transformation at Northwestern Mutual, Amanda Saenz, IT Delivery Manager at West Bend Mutual and Cynthia Sternard, Director of Technology Advancement & Outreach at Associated Bank providing insights.
Laura started the discussion with some key employment statistics on the tech field across Southeast WI region:
The discussion then moved to the experiences and challenges of each panelist. The discussion covered some key areas.
Technology skill development and retention –
Creating learning paths –
Non-traditional pipeline of talent –
Talent Development as a partner
Thank you to all who ventured out on a rainy Friday morning in April!
Contact Usadmin@sewi-atd.orgPhone: 608-204-9815Association ManagersMaria Peot, CMPHeather L. Dyer, CAE