ENTS Participates in the Wireless Industry Workforce Development Summit

Dr. Thakker and Dr. Dellomo were invited to participate as a part of the summit at the White House on July 15, 2015
July 22, 2015 | 3:30pm

Drs. Rikin Thakker and Michael Dellomo of the Master's in Telecommunications Program were invited to attend the Wireless Industry Workforce Development Summit held at the White House on July 15, 2015. The summit brought together leaders from the wireless industry, the Federal government and higher education to collaborate and set direction for advancing training, apprenticeship and diversity efforts needed to meet wireless industry workforce needs. The summit was sponsored by the Personal Communications Industry Association (PCIA), the Telecommunications Industry Registered Apprenticeship Program (TIRAP) and Warriors 4 Wireless (W4W) with the aim of transitioning returning soldiers and recent veterans into careers in the wireless industry. 

You can read more about this summit from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.