Event Calendar

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Strategic Technologies and Their Impact on the Cooperative (BLC)

Start Date: 10/2/2019 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 10/2/2019 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Comfort Inn & Suites

W10170 Highway 54 E
Black River Falls, WI  United States  54615

Organization Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association

Wendy Fassbind
Email: wendy@weca.coop
Phone: (608) 467-4589

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Strategic Technologies and Their Impct on the Cooperative (#963.1)
1-1/2 Skill Builder Credits

This course focuses on the importance of technology planning by examining today's emerging technologies using four questions: What will the technology do for the membership? What will it do for the business of the cooperative? Is it cost effective? How well will it integrate with existing systems? This course explores a wide variety of technologies; the role of management versus the board in technology planning and strategies to get the most out of technology investments.

?Key Topics:
  • Strategic technology issues
  • The new technology landscape

  • Technology in the modern cooperative

  • The board's role in planning for technology

  • Gaining the most from a technology investment

  • Technologies and the strategic plan

Associate Membership

Associate membership in the Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association provides a continuing opportunity for providers of goods, services, materials, and equipment to build and maintain networking contacts with Wisconsin's electric co-ops and others with interests and needs related to all aspects of the electric power industry.

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