Plus 50 Lifelong Learning
Wake Tech Workforce Continuing Education
Plus 50 Summit
All activities and registration are free for attendees.
Wake Tech offers courses designed especially for adults 50 and over that can help you discover a new career, improve your job search skills, plan for retirement, or explore personal interests.
At the Plus 50 Summit, you can sample courses and attend presentations from community experts on a wide variety of topics - small business counseling, long-term healthcare, retirement, beer brewing, flying commercial drones, and much more!
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 1-4 p.m. (day-of registration opens at 12 p.m.)
The Summit takes place during student spring break, so parking will be readily available for cars and group buses.
Pre-registration is NOT required, but it is encouraged for expedited entry into the Summit. Registration is free.
Workshops | Download Agenda
Sample Wake Tech Workforce Continuing Education classes, and attend presentations from community partners
|Vendors and Sponsors||1-4 pm|
|Drop-in Anytime: Wake Tech Workforce Continuing Education Programs||1-4 pm|
|Drop-in Anytime: Cybersecurity and Open Technology||1-4 pm|
|Resurrecting Your Career After 50||1:00 pm|
|Beer Brewing||1:00 pm|
|Investment Strategies for 2017 and Beyond||1:00 pm|
|A Career in Hospitality||1:00 pm|
|HAVE THE CONVERSATION because THERE'S POWER IN PLANNING!||1:00 pm|
|Passport to Retirement||2:00 pm|
|Healthy Brain Aging - Back by popular demand!||2:00 pm|
|Professional business etiquette||2:00 pm|
|21 Habits of Highly Organized Retirees||2:00 pm|
|Are you REALLY ready for Retirement?||2:00 pm|
|Medicare and Long-term care||2:00 pm|
|Passport to Retirement||3:00 pm|
|Healthy Brain Aging - Back by popular demand!||3:00 pm|
|Flying Drones||3:00 pm|
|Cut and Lather||3:00 pm|
|SBA Counseling and Capital for Your Small Business||3:00 pm|
|Encore Career as a Caregiver||3:00 pm|
Vendors | Free refreshments throughout the afternoon
Thank you to our sponsors!
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Your ID is not required for this event. However, the event is designed for those persons over the age of 50.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The event takes place during Spring Break so parking will be readily available for cars and group buses.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, you are not required to print out your ticket for this event.
Will there be a keynote speaker at this Plus 50 event?
No, but there will be plenty of workshops, vendors, and refreshments to keep you busy!