Jarrett Heitzman

Jarrett Heitzman

Virtual Reality Program Owner
GE Vernova

Jarrett is the Virtual Reality Program Owner of GE Vernova, a purpose-built global energy company that includes Power, Wind, and Electrification segments and is supported by its accelerator businesses of advanced research, consulting services, and financial services.

With 18 years of expertise in the industry managing strategic projects and technological innovation initiatives, Jarrett is currently leading the development, implementation, and commercialization of Virtual Reality solutions throughout GE Vernova.  With a relentless passion for innovation and a diverse portfolio of leading technologies, GE Vernova is continuing to electrify the world while simultaneously decarbonizing it.


1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Oceana D

Workforce Reboot: Next Practices in Upskilling and Reskilling

As technologies and business models rapidly evolve, upskilling and reskilling workers are imperative for organizational agility and resilience. This forward-looking session will explore effective strategies for continuously adapting employee capabilities to meet emerging demands. You will gain insights into how to anticipate future skill requirements, close workforce gaps proactively and enhance your continuous learning culture. This session will include case studies from Excellence Award-winning organizations and small-group discussions to share success stories among attendees.

Moderator: Claude Werder, SVP and Principal Analyst, Brandon Hall Group
•Jarrett Heitzman, Virtual Reality Program Owner, GE Vernova
•David Chestnut, Learning and Development Leader, Accenture
•Bob Gerard, Learning Ingenuity Lead, Accenture

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