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Wednesday, September 16 • 11:35am - 12:05pm
Panel: White Collar, Blue Collar, What is New Collar? - Sudharsana Srinivasan; Meredith Stowell; Theresa Hans; Clayton Thomas Slaughter; Nathan Jones, IBM

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What is meant by the term "new collar" worker and why are they so important?  Attend this session to learn all about the value of new collar workers in solving the mainframe skills challenge.  Discover the federally funded programs that clients can leverage to build their Z workforce. If you are trying to build your Z pool of resources, don't miss this session to learn about the new collar talent options.

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Theresa Hans

IBM Z Advocate Program Lead, IBM
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Mainframe Administrator Apprentice, IBM, Inc.
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Sudharsana Srinivasan

Program Manager, IBM
Sudharsana Srinivasan is the Chair of the Open Mainframe Project's COBOL Training Course. She is also an IBM Z Federated Developer Advocate / Program Manager in the IBM Z Ecosystem Team. She engages with the local student and global developer communities on IBM Z, specifically around... Read More →
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Meredith Stowell

Vice President, IBM Z Ecosystem, IBM
Meredith is the VP, IBM Z Ecosystem, helping to build skills and a strong community of partners for IBM Z. She and her team work with clients, universities, students, professional developers and partners around the world to build critical skills needed in the marketplace by IBM and... Read More →

Wednesday September 16, 2020 11:35am - 12:05pm EDT
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