Presenter: Jessica Robinson Co-Founder, Detroit Mobility Lab Chairwoman, Michigan Mobility Institute Entrepreneur-in-Residence, The Henry Ford
Presenter: Mark Zachos Executive Vice Chair of Programs, SAE Detroit President of DG Technologies
Recorded on October 2, 2020
Manufacturing: Past Forward
A special virtual program to celebrate Manufacturing Day (MFG Day). As manufacturers seek to fill 4.6 million high-skill, high-tech and high-paying jobs over the next decade, MFG Day empowers manufacturers to come together to address their collective challenges so they can help their communities and future generations thrive.
Innovating for Results™ (IFR) is a high-energy program designed to help individuals and organizations move from idea to delivery. Louis Patler will gear his workshop to meet the needs of student innovators and entrepreneurs. Participants leave the IFR workshop armed with a personalized plan to generate real results.
Presenter: Louis Patler President, The B.I.T. Group Louis Patler is an award-winning author, speaker, consultant and president of The B.I.T. Group, a strategic business consulting company. He brings pioneering technologies for identifying emerging business trends, developing top leadership skills, organizational innovation and strategic initiatives to Fortune 500 companies, multinational corporations, universities and foreign governments.
Innovating for Results Workshop was provided with support from the William Davidson Foundation.
Recorded on: February 17, 2021
Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain
Presenter: Zaretta Hammond
Zaretta is a national education consultant and author. She is a self-described "former writing teacher turned equity freedom fighter.” Her passion for the intersectionality of equity and culturally responsive teaching led her to write the book Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain: Promoting Authentic Engagement and Rigor for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students. This publication has been utilized in many educational programs for pre-service teachers.
During this event, Hammond discussed her book, research and best practices that can be implemented in the classroom.
Recorded on: February 24, 2021
THF Conversations | Autonomous Vehicles: Solving Problems and Driving Changes, presented by MDOT.
Presenter: Matt Anderson Curator of Transportation
Join us for THF Conversation in honor of National Engineers Week, presented by Michigan Department of Transportation, with mobility experts from Arrow Electronics and Kettering University as they discuss the future and social impact of autonomous vehicles.
THF Conversations | Tiffany at The Henry Ford: The Exhibition, The Man and our Collection
Presenter: Charles Sable Curator of Decorative Arts
Join Curator of Decorative Arts Charles Sable for a preview of the exhibition, Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from The Driehaus Collection, highlighting some must-see pieces. Mr. Sable will also provide insight into Tiffany’s life and influences, and share behind-the-scenes stories about Tiffany treasures in The Henry Ford’s collection.
Social Transformation in Education: A Conversation on Student Empowerment
Presenter:Eunique Jones Gibson, Founder of Because of Them We Can
Eunique Jones Gibson is known for developing the award-winning campaign "Because of Them We Can" and other products that ignite conversation, introspection and social change. During this event, she discussed social transformation in education and its influence on student empowerment.