Heather McGowan

Heather McGowan is an internationally known speaker, writer, and advisor. She prepares leaders to effectively react to rapid and disruptive changes in education, work, and society. In 2017, LinkedIn ranked Heather as its number one global voice for education. Heather’s sessions help employees and leaders alike prepare for and adapt to jobs that do not yet exist. She is often quoted in the media, notably in the New York Times. Pulitzer Prize-winning NYT columnist Thomas Friedman frequently quotes Heather in his books and columns and describes her as “the oasis” when it comes to insights into the future of work. Her academic work has included roles at Rhode Island School of Design, Becker College, and Jefferson University, where she was the strategic architect of the first undergraduate college focused exclusively on innovation. In 2019 Heather was appointed as a faculty member of the Swinburne University Centre for the New Workforce in Melbourne, Australia. Heather is the co-editor and author of the book Disrupt Together: How Teams Consistently Innovate. Her latest book on the future of work, The Adaptation Advantage: Let Go, Learn Fast, and Thrive in the Future of Work was released by in April 2020.

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Events

ID Event Name Duration Start Date
UE-2121 Hawaii Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours December 14, 2021
UE-2110 Wisconsin Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours December 7, 2021
UE-2085 Florida Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours September 30, 2021
UE-2078 Oregon Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours September 16, 2021
UE-2073 North Carolina Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours August 31, 2021
UE-2072 Colorado Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours August 26, 2021
UE-2071 Los Angeles Virtual Digital Government Summit 2021 0 Hours August 24, 2021