Postsecondary Education: A Forum for Business Leaders

On May 31, 2012, CED partnered with Kaplan, Inc. and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance of Broward County to present "Postsecondary Education: A Forum for Business Leaders." The discussion featured remarks from both Andy Rosen, Chairman and CEO of Kaplan, Inc., Charles Kolb, President of CED, as well as a panel of local business leaders and experts including Dr. Wade Dyke, President of Kaplan University, Dr. George L. Hanbury II, President of Nova Southeastern University and Bob Swindell, President, The Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance: Broward County.

The discussion focused on the state of the U.S. postsecondary education system, its importance to a competitive U.S. workforce, and how business can help reform it for the better

This event was planned as a part of CED's national outreach strategy to promote postsecondary education reform and provide an important forum for business leaders and experts to highlight reforms that will enhance performance and efficiency.