HI-TEC: High Impact Technology Exchange Conference HI-TEC: High Impact Technology Exchange Conference
HI-TEC: Educating America's Technical Workforce
HI-TEC: Educating America's Technical Workforce
HI-TEC: Educating America's Technical Workforce

2019 HI-TEC Award Nominations Open January 25

Technology Education and Training are significant drivers in the strength of an economy. Often innovative or creative educational methodologies, partnerships with industry and visionary leadership of educators, administrators and industry can lead to significant moves forward. HI-TEC would like to recognize outstanding educators and industry members who make a significant contribution to the training and education of today's technology workforce. We are pleased to announce the following three categories: the Educator-of-the-Year Award, the Industry Recognition Award, and the Innovative Program Award.

Submission Deadline

March 30, 5pm Central

Results will be announced by May 10.

Awards

Educator-of-the-Year Award
This award represents HI-TEC's commitment to recognize community college faculty who make significant contributions to the education and training of today's technology workforce. Nominees for the award must have had a demonstrated broader impact on technology education on both a local and national level. The Educator-of-the-Year Award recognizes a community college educator for outstanding contributions to advanced technological education.

Industry Recognition Award
This award represents HI-TEC's commitment to recognize industry colleagues who make significant contributions to the education and training of today's technology workforce. Nominees for the award must have had a demonstrated broader impact on technology education on both a local and national level. The Industry Recognition Award recognizes key industry personnel for outstanding contributions to promote advanced technological education.

Innovative Program Award
This award represents HI-TEC's commitment to recognize innovation in advanced technology education. The Innovative Program Award is designed to recognize a team of advanced technology education professionals that has designed and implemented a significant innovation, which has led to a positive impact on student enrollment, retention, and/or advanced technological education.

Guidelines for Submittal and Eligibility

Expectations of Recipients

To receive the awards, recipients must agree to attend the Awards Luncheon that will be held on July 24. HI-TEC will provide the airfare, registration, and two nights lodging for each winner in addition to their prestigious award recognition. Winners will receive additional instructions prior to the conference.

For questions about the award, contact Pamela Silvers, HI-TEC Awards Chair, at psilvers@abtech.edu.
For assistance with the form, contact Sheila Wilson swilson@cord.org.