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Speakers, Panelists, Facilitators, and Coordinators
60x30TX Overview and Future of Higher Education Presentation
Registration Roster as of November 23, 2016
9:30 a.m. Registration
10:00 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
José Adames, Ed.D., President, El Centro College, will provide welcoming remarks.
10:15 a.m. 60x30TX Overview; Questions and Answers
Raymund Paredes, Ph.D., Commissioner of Higher Education, will provide vision for
Texas higher education and an overview of the new Texas higher education strategic
11:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions: Concurrent Discussions on Goals One and Two
Workshop participants will discuss strategies to achieve the Educational Attainment
and Completion goals of 60x30TX.
12:30 p.m. Lunch and Keynote Speaker
Joe May, Ph.D., Chancellor of the Dallas Community College District,will speak about
the educational needs of the Metroplex from his/her perspective as a city and
1:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions: Concurrent Discussions on 60x30TX Goals Three and
Workshop participants will discuss strategies to achieve the Marketable Skills and
Student Debt goals of 60x30TX.
3:00 p.m. Summary of Breakout Sessions
Workshop participants will identify key strategies and next steps for achieving the
goals of 60x30TX.
3:30 p.m. Adjournment
2016 Metroplex Regional 60x30TX Workshop in Dallas is co-hosted by
El Centro College, the Dallas County Community College District,
and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board,
with grant support from Lumina Foundation and the College for All Texans Foundation