NATIONAL CENTER FOR THE BIOTECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE

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2007 Governor’s Conference

on


Workforce Development



Gary M. Green

President


August 28, 2007

Technology, Innovation and Workforce

“Technology allows businesses to
innovate”

Innovation with a Southern Accent,

Southern Growth Policies Board,

2006


The knowledge workforce applies the
technology that allows businesses to
innovate




Labor surplus with limited skills from
apparel, textiles, furniture, and tobacco


-
63.3% of apparel jobs


-
48.3% of textile jobs


-
25.3% of tobacco manufacturing jobs


-
16.6% of furniture jobs



Advanced skill shortage in innovation
and technology
-
based sectors


+54.6% growth in clinical health jobs


+48,000 biotech technicians needed
in NC by 2013


Winston
-
Salem: Labor Surplus/Shortage

Workforce Challenges


Uniting disparate elements of
education/workforce development


Moving to a flexible, adaptive employer
-
driven system


Building individual career ladders


Expanding regional capacity


Adapting to technology and globalization


Developing community leadership


Textiles to Technology

Advanced and Emerging
Technologies



Clinical Health


Information Technology


Nanotechnology


Biotechnology


Logistics/Supply Chain
Management




Biotechnology

College Center for Biotechnology



BioWork Certified Training Course


128 hour biomanufacturing and bioprocessing program


Short Courses and Certificates


Biotechnology, chromatography, cell culture, flow cytometry,
recombinant DNA, tissue processing, aseptic technique, lab
animal handling


Associate Degree in Biotechnology


Lab or research technicians, quality control technicians,
biomanufacturing/ bioprocessing technicians


Curriculum includes genetics, microbiology, bioprocess,
fermentation, cell culture, immunology, analytical chemistry,
statistics

Biotechnology


College Center for Biotechnology


Associate Degree Regional Collaborative


8 community colleges / 16 NC counties


Commuter shed focus, rather than economic
development district


1+1 curriculum; first students at Forsyth
Tech in fall 2004


Creating educational opportunities for
students and economic development
opportunities for communities


Biotechnology


College Center for Biotechnology


Associate Degree Regional Collaborative


BioNetwork Pharmaceutical Training Center


Joint Forsyth Tech/Guilford Tech management


Piedmont Triad Research Park and CC facilities


Statewide support for pharmaceutical
manufacturing



Biotechnology


College Center for Biotechnology


Piedmont Triad Regional Collaborative


BioNetwork Pharmaceutical Training Center


National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce


Forsyth Tech leads five
-
college consortium


Model community college workforce training
curricula


Skill standards for biotechnology industry


National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce

Northwest NC
Workforce Dev
Board

NC State
Employment
Services

Employers

Universities:
WSSU, UNCG


K
-
12

Federal: DoL,
DoC, NSF, DoEd

State: Approp,
BioNetwork

Local: County,
private capital

Funding

Biotech Development Model

State Economic Dev and
Private Sector HR Dev

National Curriculum
Dev and Best Practices

Forsyth Tech
Biotechnology
Initiative

CC Partners

Regional Econ Dev and
Employment

Policy Implications


Seamless K
-
12/higher education/lifelong
learning system



Economic change/cultural change


Historical value of education


Urban/rural


win/win



Scalability


Regional development: WIRED


Regional development: SGPB and Southern
Innovation System


Thank you

Gary M. Green, President

2100 Silas Creek Parkway

Winston
-
Salem, NC 27103

ggreen@forsythtech.edu

(336) 734
-
7201