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January 9 @ 8:00 am - 1:45 pm


Program Overview:

Advances in technology are changing our society. E-commerce, GPS systems and online meeting apps have changed the way we shop, travel and conduct business. Engineering is also being impacted, from the big-picture disruptions affecting the entire industry, to business operations technology changing company operations, to the need to continually improve engineers’ personal and professional skill sets.

Hear from three industry experts as they share strategies to understand, manage and capitalize on disruptive technology. They will share:

  • Technological trends that are disrupting engineering
  • Suggestions for managing risk associated with changes in engineering and technology that will help leaders make better decisions
  • How to leverage disruptive technology as an advantage in your business and your career
  • Identifying your personal attributes and those of your team that can help you work together to be more adaptable to change

After hearing from our experts, participants will have the opportunity to share challenges, ideas and ask questions in small groups and with all attendees related to understanding, managing and capitalizing on disruptive technologies.

Participants will leave this session with a better understanding of what is coming, how to manage it and how to take advantage of the opportunities within it.

Great River Energy will provide beverages and breakfast snacks in the morning. Attendees may choose to order a boxed lunch that will be delivered at 12:15 prior to industry-specific group discussions.

 Registration Deadline: Monday, January 6, 2020

 Registrations after January 6 will be assessed a $50 late fee until Tuesday, January 7
No registrations will be accepted after January 7
No walk-in registrations will be accepted


Great River Energy
12300 Elm Creek Boulevard
Maple Grove, MN 55369 United States
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(763) 445-5000