Broward College President Gregory Haile wrapped up our first ever panel participation at the eMerge Americas Conference in Miami Beach on April 29, 2019. Attendees heard from our panel of experts about how Broward College mapped a strategy to drive economic empowerment through collaboration, education and entrepreneurship. Mildred Coyne (Exec. Director, Workforce Education and Econ. Development), Henry Mack (AVP, Workforce Education, Innovation and Impact), Mason Jackson (CEO, CareerSource Broward) and Steven Gross (Exec. Director, Marketing and Strategic Initiatives) told the story of how over the course of the past few years the Innovation Hub, Startup NOW, BCEx (Broward College Entrepreneurship Experience) and Broward UP have all fit together to drive upward mobility in our community.