WHACC EVENTS LIST

Date/Time Event
July 18th, 2018
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Artificial Intelligence and Mixed Reality: Toys or Commercial Opportunities? Networking Luncheon
Marriott Cleveland East, Warrensville Heights OH

Artificial Intelligence and Mixed Reality: Toys or Commercial Opportunities?

At our July luncheon, we’ll strap on headsets and set our sights on the future.  The future that has arrived today - in the form of artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality.  We’ll look at how these tools are currently being used in marketing and training and how they can be adapted for small and mid-sized businesses.   Watch these trailer videos:
  Speakers and their topics include: Mike Kaput, Director of Marketing, AI Institute, PR 2020
  • An overview of artificial intelligence, why it matters, and how real companies use it in their operations today.
  • Why marketers in particular need to learn how to understand and apply AI.
  • Practical examples of how AI can be leveraged for greater business and marketing performance.
Jeff Mlakar,  Assistant Director of Visualization, Interactive Commons, CWRU
  • Will explain the differences between virtual reality and augmented reality,
  • Show how Microsoft HoloLens at Case Western Reserve University is being used to teach medical anatomy, among other applications.
  • Will discuss how this transformative platform will begin to be more affordable for small and medium sized businesses
Chris Gandee, Manager, Education Services, Lincoln Electric
  • Learn how Lincoln Electric has revolutionized welding training with VR Integrated Weld Training
  • VR is being used to train skilled welders faster, recruit the next generation of welders and save money.
  • Experience the VR welding training simulator
Mike Dudas, Creative Manager, The Lubrizol Corporation
  • Learn how Mike Builds and works with technical leads as well as other creative minds.
  • See first hand how Lubrizol used VR to let a formulator experience the difference Carbopol® SMART Polymer.
Date: July 18, 2018 Location: Marriott Cleveland East Time: Registration & Networking 11:30 - 12:00 Luncheon and Presentation: 12:00 - 1:30
July 24th, 2018
8:00 am - 9:30 am
July AM Learning Series - Leadership
25 E Building, Warrensville Heights Ohio
  Announcing our July AM Learning Series on Leadership. We'll have a lively discussion on leadership trends and what kinds of leadership skills are critical in your business. The format is a round table discussion with short intros by each speaker on key trends in their area. We’re intentionally limiting the number of attendees to 20 to ensure a robust and worthwhile discussion. So be sure to register today so you won’t miss this important topic. Discussion Leaders include:
Wayne Lawrence Co-Owner & Vice-President Weiss Movers 
Mark Bailin Owner Diamond Signs & Graphics
 

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August 28th, 2018
8:00 am - 9:30 am
August AM Learning Series - Entrepreneurism
25 E Building, Warrensville Heights Ohio
In 2017 the WHACC “AM Learning Series” offered focused mini-sessions aimed at improving skills, growing your business, and making new connections. And we’re back - bigger and better than ever - in 2018 with:

Business Roundtable discussions

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September 25th, 2018
8:00 am - 9:30 am
September AM Learning Series - Technology
25 E Building, Warrensville Heights Ohio
  In 2017 the WHACC “AM Learning Series” offered focused mini-sessions aimed at improving skills, growing your business, and making new connections. And we’re back - bigger and better than ever - in 2018 with:

Business Roundtable discussions

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