Steering into the Future
2017 ABEC Annual Conference
The pace of change in our world is simply staggering. Are we ready for the future? How do we adapt the Arizona public education system to meet this challenge? Are we on the right path? What should we be preparing for in the next generation? Are we ready for the future, which is really just around the corner and moving ever faster and faster towards us with an increasing pace of change?
Business, education and community leaders will challenge our concepts and awareness of the public education system of the future at this year’s ABEC Annual Conference.
Leaders representing various education stakeholder groups will share their vision for the state’s education system and what we need to do to get there, including:
- Don Budinger, Chairman & Founding Director, Rodel Foundation of Arizona
- Marilee Dal Pra, Vice President of Programs, Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust
- Diane Douglas, AZ State Superintendent of Public Instruction (invited)
- Neil G. Giuliano, President and CEO, Greater Phoenix Leadership
- Paul Kulpinksi, Partnership Director, LAUNCH Flagstaff
- Steven Zylstra, President & CEO, AZ Tech Council
Additional speakers will be announced soon!