**CANCELLED**Energy Careers Conference

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Last Date to Register: 4/22/2020 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 12
Agency Contact: Mary Maderich
Agency Assistant: Nancy Harrison 715-685-1838
Location: CESA 12 Conference Center
618 Beaser Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
Facility: Conference Rooms 1, 2, 3, 4
4/29/2020 09:15 AM - 01:45 PM Registration 9:00 AM

This career conference will feature experts in the energy fields like hydroelectric, wind, solar, geothermals and more!  Students will explore different careers within the broad energy field and learn how to use Xello and Inspire to dig deeper into occupations.  Some of the fastest growing careers are in the energy field, and the experts will tell students what jobs are in high demand, and where students could work in the field, both near to home and across the globe!  

This event is targeted to middle school students, but older students with an interest in the field are welcome to come along.  

Registration Fee: District Teams consist of 1 adult + 15 students maximum
$0 (CESA #12 Vocational Equity & STEAM Consortium districts) Chequamegon, Drummond, Hurley, Mellen, South Shore, Solon Springs and Washburn
$500 all other district teams

Tentative Agenda


Registration starts: 9:00 

Welcome and Keynote  9:15 - 9:30 

Industry Presentations (in-person or zooming in) 9:30 - 10:30 (hydro turbine techs; geothermal; line technicians)

Education & Xello & Inspire  10:45 - 11:30 (Northland College)

Lunch: 11:30 - 11:50 

Transport to Xcel Energy Service Center and Community Solar Garden: 11:50 - 12:00 

Xcel Energy

Afternoon Session: Tour of Xcel Energy and Community Solar Garden: 12:00  - 1:00  (1 hour) - Michael Bebeau

Afternoon Transport back to CESA 12  1:00 - 1:10


1:15 - 1:45 closing activity - Student reflections and sharing (teacher facilitation)

Students Depart for Home: 1:45




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