Western Technical College Presents “Where technology is going and how it affects your business”

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Lunda Center
Western Technical College

Tom Still will discuss the advanced industry jobs that are swiftly changing our economy and how we work. He will also inform  the attendees about the various state initiatives which are affecting businesses in our area and the state of Wisconsin. Join Western Technical College as they explore what you should know that could affect your business.

Still is president of the Wisconsin Technology Council. The Tech Council is the non-profit, bipartisan since and technology policy advisory board to the Governor and the Legislature. Its programs include the Tech Council Investor Network, the Tech Council Innovation Network, the Governor’s Business Plan Contest and regular events that connect entrepreneurs, investors, researcher, and other with a stake in the tech-based economy.

Still serves on the Governor’s Council on Workforce Investment, the Marshfield Clinic Information Services board of directors and advisory board for the UW-Madison College of Engineering, the WiSys Technology Foundation, and the Waisman Center Biomanufacturing Center, among other civic and business groups.

He is the former associate editor of the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison. Still writes a syndicated column that appears regularly in more than two-dozen publications.

Still moderated the Wisconsin Economic Summits (2000-2003) and helped write the Wisconsin Prosperity Strategy in 2010. He is the co-author of “Hands-On Environmentalism,” published by Encounter Books, New York. He was a 2008 winner of Madison’s Magazine’s “Best of Madison Business” award and was ushered into InBusiness magazine’s 2010 Executive Hall of Fame. Still was named “Communicator of the Year” by the Public Relations Society of America/Wisconsin in 2012.

Still is a senior lecturer in the Department of Life Sciences Communication in the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

Cost of the event (includes lunch) is $20 per person or $108 for a table of six.

Please register by Tuesday, March 14, 2017 by filling out this FORM and returning it to the Business and Industry Services Department at Western Technical College:

BIS – Lunda Center

Western Technical College

400 Seventh Street North

La Crosse, WI  54601