State of Training Panel Discussion to be featured at Upstate SC ASTD - May 24
A State of Training panel discussion will the program at the next meeting for the Upstate SC Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development (Upstate SC ASTD). Panelists include Sheryl Turner-Watts, Vice Chancellor for Administrative and Business Affairs for the USC Upstate; Debra Lovelace, Global Human Resource Development Manager, The Capacitance Company Kemet Charged; and Roger Orberg, Director of Training, Advance America.
This meeting will be held on Thursday, May 24, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the University Center of Greenville Auditorium, 225 S. Pleasantburg, Greenville, SC. With a light dinner provided, cost is $15 for Upstate SC ASTD members, $25 for non-members, and $10 for students. To register, go to www.upstatesc.astd.org
USC Upstate is one of the region's fastest growing metropolitan universities offering degrees in many disciplines. The Capacitance Company Kemet Charged is headquartered in Simpsonville, SC, and manufactures capacitors for many electronics products. Advance America is one of the largest consumer finance companies and is based in Spartanburg, SC.
The panelists will offer their training perspectives representing diverse industries such as electronics manufacturing, the hospitality industry, non-profits administration, consumer finance, higher education, and more!
ASTD (American Society for Training & Development) is the world’s largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. ASTD’s members come from more than 100 countries and connect locally in more than 128 U.S. chapters and with more than 20 international partners. Members work in thousands of organizations of all sizes, in government, as independent consultants and suppliers. Started in 1943, in recent years ASTD has widened the profession’s focus to link learning and performance to individual and organizational results, and is a sought-after voice on critical public policy issues. The Upstate SC Chapter draws members from across the Upstate as well as western NC. Chartered in 2006, it was recognized by ASTD National as Chapter of the Month in May 2010.