Fall Conference Agenda (September 25, 2019)
5:00 - 5:30
Registration, visit Sly Dog Photo Booth, sponsor table setup.
5:30 - 6:15
Dinner, networking, introduction.
6:15 - 6:45
NC Big Ideas presentation with Q&A session, led by NC State's Institute of Emerging Issues Director Leslie Boney.
6:45 - 7:00
Workshop instructions and break
PROBLEM SOLVING EXERCISE
7:00 - 8:00
Break out into tables for attendee-selected topics.
Facilitators / Expertise
Brian Childs: Paying for Healthcare
Leslie Flowers: Economic Mobility, Bridging Urban & Rural, Jobs of Tomorrow
Nick Jordan: Economic Mobility, Precision Health, Cyber Security
Steve Josey: Big Data, Transportation (railroad)
Jeffrey Phillips: innovation SME
Mike Prieskorn: Water Resources & Infrastructure Challenges, Transportation Infrastructure Improvement, Vocational and Technical Education Rebirth
Christopher Shoffner: Paying for Healthcare
Jose Solera: Paying for Healthcare, Jobs of Tomorrow
8:00 - 8:30
Team pitches (2 minutes each maximum), judging, awards to top solutions.
8:30 - 9:00
Wrap-up, attendee survey, raffle prizes, clean up.