Emerging Technology & Tech Trends

Join the RTP WITI Network as Nelse of the North Carolina Employment Security Commission share the results of NC labor statistics and his experiences.

Join us for an evening of networking and empowerment as we discuss:
Where are the jobs and industries of the future?
What skills will be necessary to perform this work?
How to prepare to meet these tech trends?
Deployment vs. Outsourcing... What's the Difference?
What is the future of telecom related jobs in the RTP area?
What skill sets/training are needed to address globalization of the workplace?

Featured Speakers

Nelse Grundvig oversees the area of Labor Market and Occupational Research for the North Carolina Employment Security Commission. Prior to his involvement with the state of North Carolina, Nelse worked for 16 years in the Labor Market Information (LMI) Center at Job Service North Dakota doing applied research, and economic forecasting where he served as the Governor's Liaison for the U.S. Census Bureau. Nelse has been involved in several aspects of labor market information producing, presenting, and overseeing both BLS programs and a variety of socio-economic research.

In addition, he is a represents North Carolina as a member of the Board of Directors for the LMI Training Institute. One of the strengths Nelse brings to his work is his ability to present dynamic information regarding the economy, occupations and industries. He presents information in a manner that is useful to experts in all fields. Nelse is a recipient of the prestigious Charles Benefield award, a national award given to individuals for their dedication and advancement of the art and science of labor market information and is a Certified Labor Market Analyst.

Schedule of Events

6:15 Registration & Networking (Light meal will be served*).
7:00 Speaker
7:50 Questions and Answers
8:00 Session Evaluation, Raffle and Networking
8:30 Adjourn

(*Light meal included in registration fee).