• Exec-Connect Breakfast with Commissioner Carlos E. Santiago

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    Name: Exec-Connect Breakfast with Commissioner Carlos E. Santiago
    Date: October 17, 2019
    Time: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:
    The MetroWest Chamber invites you to the Exec-Connect Breakfast featuring Keynote Speaker, Carlos E. Santiago, Commissioner of Higher Education for Massachusetts

    "Addressing the Equity Gap"
    An interactive conversation about how declining high school graduation rates will affect employers and what can be done to reverse the trend

    About Commissioner Santiago
    Carlos E. Santiago is Commissioner of Higher Education for Massachusetts, appointed to this position by the Board of Higher Education (BHE) in July 2015. Working with the BHE, he is responsible for providing overall direction to public higher education in Massachusetts and helping shape state-level policies that maximize the benefits of higher education to the Commonwealth and its citizens.
    Santiago joined the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education in April 2013 as the Senior Deputy Commissioner for Academic Affairs.
    His past academic appointments include that of Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (Wisconsin’s second largest research university). He brings over 30 years of experience in public higher education. Santiago also served as provost and chief operating officer at the University at Albany, (SUNY). He was a professor of economics at UWM and SUNY-Albany and holds a Ph.D. in economics from Cornell University.

    Space is limited for this event so register early!


    Blue Dalia Restaurant & Tequila bar
    1245 Worcester St
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, October 17th 
    8:30 am - 10:00 am
    Contact Information:
    Jim Giammarinaro
    $35 Individual Member
    $50 Individual Not-yet Member
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