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U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education to Discuss Innovation, Entrepreneurship at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Competitive Workforce Forum


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Event Date 1: May 16, 2011 03:20 pm - 04:20 pm

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller will deliver keynote remarks at the Institute for a Competitive Workforce (ICW) forum on Monday, May 16 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. In his remarks, Miller will talk about innovation, entrepreneurship and higher education reform. He will be joined by former Education Secretary Margaret Spellings, who will provide opening remarks and currently serves as president of the U.S. Forum for Policy Innovation at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

The forum, entitled "Degrees of Change: Private Sector Innovations Transforming Higher Education," will highlight how private sector innovations are helping to increase productivity in higher education. In addition, forum participants will discuss a full-scale report by the ICW, highlighting some of the most impactful innovations and contributions to higher education.


Event 1
Who : U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education, Tony Miller
Former U.S. Education Secretary and President of the U.S. Forum for Policy Innovation at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Margaret Spellings
What : Remarks at the Institute for a Competitive Workforce forum
When : 3:20 p.m. EDT—Monday, May 16, 2011
Where : U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street N.W.
Washington, D.C.
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