• 2022 CAAT Conference - Preparing Technicians for Electric Vehicle Technology
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    September 30, 2022
    8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    Macomb Community College
    South Campus - John Lewis Center
    Room K301

    14500 E 12 Mile Road
    Warren, MI 48088

  • Conference Overview

    The 2022 CAAT Conference will be held on Friday, September 30 at Macomb Community College in Warren, MI. Save the date now to be sure you don't miss this popular and free automotive conference!

    This FREE event offered by the Center for Advanced Automotive Technology will be held at Macomb Community College's South Campus in Warren, MI on Friday, September 30, 2022. It is targeted towards automotive industry representatives as well as secondary and postsecondary auto educators, counselors, and administrators.

    In addition to the conference, this year we will be offering a Professional Development Workshop on Electric Vehicles and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems. This 2-day course will start immediately following the conference Friday afternoon, and finish on Saturday. Attendance at all three sessions is required to receive a certificate of completion accredited by Wayne State University.

    The theme of this year’s conference is Preparing Technicians for Electric Vehicle Technologies.

    Friday, September 30, 2022

    • Don Hutchison, Dean of Engineering & Advanced Technology
      Macomb Community College
      Welcome and Opening Remarks
    • Carla Bailo, President & CEO
      Center for Automotive Research
      The Future of Electric Vehicles and eMobility
    • Michele Economou Ureste, Executive Director
      Workforce Intelligence Network
      Electric Vehicle Jobs Market Report
    • Laurie Huber, Workforce Project Manager
      Workforce Intelligence Network
      Rollout of the Michigan Electric Vehicle Jobs Academy
    • Paul Bowser, Director, Prototype Services
      Roush Industries
      Technician Skills Gap
    • Macomb Community College Tours
      Automotive Technology (M Building)
      Michigan Technical Education Center (bus to MTEC)
    • - or -
    • Professional Development Workshop - Part I
      Electric Vehicles

    Saturday, October 1, 2022

    • Professional Development Workshop - Part II
      Electric Vehicles
    • Professional Development Workshop - Part III
      Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

    While the conference is free to attend, registration will be required. Stay tuned for additional information on this free professional development opportunity!


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