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4th Biennial Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference (PNWAEC)

May 18, 2016

Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference May 24th – 25th, 2016 Portland, Oregon Doubletree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center 1000 NE Multnomah Street   PNWAEC REGISTRATION $200 per attendee. The PNWAEC is a biennial conference that creates a platform to strengthen Registered Apprenticeship, empower the skilled trades Workforce and connects business, government and education. The 2016 conference theme highlights Engagement, Expansion and Encouragement. We are lining up [...]

Regional K-12 Unconference

May 14, 2016

    May 17, 2016  4:30 pm – 6:30 pm   Tualatin High School, 22300 SW Boones Ferry Road, Tualatin, OR 97062   Join OSTA Board Members Andy Byerley, Noelle Gorbett and Meagan Sternberg and Representatives from DesignPORT for a K-12 Unconference. In an “unconference,” participants set the agenda for the meeting, which consists of several informal discussions rather than presentations delivered by a single person or team.  Prior to the meeting, individuals [...]

4th Biennial Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference (PNWAEC)

April 6, 2016

Registration is now open for the Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference (PNWAEC). This biennial event creates a platform to strengthen registered apprenticeship, empower the skilled trades workforce, and connects business, government and education. The 2016 conference theme highlights Engagement, Expansion and Encouragement. Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference May 24th – 25th, 2016 10 am to 7 pm both days Will be hosted at the Double Tree 1000 Multnomah St, [...]

Ten 80 STEM Innovators-in-Training Portland, OR-March 7

March 1, 2016

"Join Ten80’s team of STEM professionals, regional leaders and professionals from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in a one-day version of the Innovators-in-Training Challenge. Students form teams then split up to attend workshops that focus on one or more of the four critical aspects of innovation: the engineering process, enterprise process, content & skills and leadership. The team comes back together to learn about intellectual property (IP) and to work on phase one of the challenge: the 30-second elevator pitch." [...]