On February 21, 2013, business, education and community leaders are invited to attend Global Competitiveness Summit II. Building on the success of the August 2012 Summit, Global II will continue to focus on the competitive advantages needed for the region to increase global trade and excel in the world market. From transportation logistics, workforce pipeline, education, manufacturing and more, the program will include interactive elements, keynote presentations and panel discussions.
Participants will include:
Anthony Foxx, Mayor of Charlotte
Sharon Decker, NC Sec. of Commerce
Dr. Seth Harris. Deputy Sec. of Labor
John Silvia, Wells Fargo
Michael Gallis, Global Strategist
Jerry Orr, Aviation Dir., CLT.
Mike Manis, CGOG
Bob Morgan, Charlotte Chamber
Ronnie Bryant, Charlotte Regional Partnership
Peter Ammon, German Ambassador
Tonya Gonner, GIZ Board Chairwoman
Panel discussions led by Chris William of "Carolina Business Review."
Admission is $25 and includes breakfast. Seating is limited. To reserve a space, go to www.cpcc.edu/global.