DeVry University to Host CEO Roundtable Powering Workforce Strategies with AI

LISLE, Ill. – April 1, 2024 Artificial Intelligence (AI) is advancing at an exponential pace, impacting every industry and function of our nation's economy. Ensuring organizations thrive in this dynamic environment requires a proactive strategy that includes upskilling employees and utilizing AI as a necessary tool. 


DeVry University’s President and CEO Elise Awwad and Chief Administrative Officer Dave Barnett will moderate a virtual CEO Roundtable titled Powering Workforce Strategies with AI on Wednesday, April 10 at noon CT. The thought-provoking conversation will navigate the opportunities and challenges AI presents while gaining insights from HR and technology industry leaders on future-proofing the workforce and bridging the skills gap.


In addition to Elise Awwad and Dave Barnett, other speakers include Andrea Shiah, head of talent strategy and transformation at Eightfold; Netskope’s Chief Digital and Information Officer, Mike Anderson; and Vik Shah, senior vice president of talent at Hub International.


DeVry’s CEO Roundtable series brings together prominent leaders to discuss innovative ideas on how to help organizations succeed in the AI-driven world and close the talent gap our nation faces.

The virtual conversation will be live-streamed.


What:              CEO Roundtable Powering Workforce Strategies with AI


When:             Wednesday, April 10, from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. CT  


Where:            Virtual


Media wishing to attend should contact Michaela Feldmann at [email protected] or register here.  

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DeVry University strives to close society’s opportunity gap and address emerging talent needs by preparing learners to thrive in careers shaped by continuous technological change. Founded in 1931, the university offers undergraduate and graduate programs onsite and online in Business, Healthcare and Technology. DeVry University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC, The university’s Keller Graduate School of Management is included in this accreditation. To learn more, visit