Wednesday, March 20, 2024 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM CDT
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Joliet Junior College 
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431

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Kristin Erickson 
Will County Center for Economic Development 

Join Us For Our First 2024 Workshop!

In today's rapidly evolving technological landscape, industries are experiencing significant shifts in workforce demands.  The emergence of automation, artificial intelligence, and advanced manufacturing processes has created both opportunities and challenges for manufacturers.  

Join us for an insightful discussion on how technology can be harnessed to bridge workforce gaps and ensure a skilled workforce for the future of Will County.  

Our workshop will begin with ample time for networking.  Introductions will begin at 8am followed by an introduction to IMEC and our panel of experts.    

Key takeaways from the workshop will include:

  • Gain insights into the evolving landscape of workforce demands and the impact of technological advancements on industries.
  • Explore innovative ways technology can be leveraged to address workforce shortages and skills gaps, including automation, artificial intelligence, and advanced manufacturing techniquest.
  • Engage with other professionals and industry experts.


 More Important Information:

  • Use the Register Now! button above to register as many colleagues as you would like to attend.
  • Coffee and light breakfast items will be provided.  
  • Parking Information:  Park in the East Lot 4 or 5 for closest parking to the T-Building.  Visitors will not be ticketed.
  • The T-Building Conference Room - T-1000 is located immediately on the left once entering the T-Building.  
  • Campus Map Below: