Wednesday, January 23, 2008

IAM International President Tom Buffenbarger to Speak at BCC This Weekend

President Buffenbarger will be at Brevard Community College on Saturday the 26th to kick off the IAM's new SKILLS Initiative called America's Edge .

The Goals of America's Edge are :

Re-emphasizing technical and vocational classes in America’s high schools;
Expanding the availability of industrial technology and information technology courses in America’s community colleges; and
Creating High Tech Institutes in each state that focus on 21st Century manufacturing technologies and materials.

The event will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. on the Brevard Community College Cocoa Campus, in the auditorium of Vocational Building 14.
Doors open at 9:00 a.m.