March 2017 Commission Meeting

Media Technology and Design Commission Meeting
Annette Bensen, Chairperson
Jack Powers, Vice-Chairperson
High School of Fashion Industries
225 W. 24th Street
New York, NY 10011
Thursday, March 9, 2017

10:00 am – 10:05 am
Welcome and Introductions by Commission Chairs

10:05 am – 10:30 am
Labor Market Information: Key Entry Level Occupations
Ofronama Biu, Senior Research Associate

LMIS SlidesCLICK FOR PDF

 

10:30 am – 11:30 am
INDUSTRY PARTNER FORUM

New CTE industry scholars internship program
Jessica Bynoe and Katje Lilah King, Pencil.org

Roundtable Discussion:

What are the career paths for students in our field?

What are the best prospects, and what are the new companies and technologies on the horizon?

What do young people need from school and from industry to get ready for a life in media technology and design?

Can we do more, like teacher training, our annual Competition, plant tours, career days, new outreach to Middle Schools — what else?

Browse the working list of NYC Metro Area graphics, media technology and design jobs:

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Industry, School, and Central Updates and Calendar