The State of the WorkforceName: The State of the WorkforceDate: June 6, 2019Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM CDTRegistration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.Event Description:
Are we poised to handle the new jobs associated with $54 billion in expansions coming to the Golden Triangle?
Find answers at the State of our Workforce Luncheon. Keynote speaker Jamai Blivin, a nationally recognized expert on today’s workforce, will lead one panel represented by Lamar University, Lamar Institute of Technology, BISD and the Workforce Solutions of Southeast Texas as they discuss innovative programs in the works to meet the needs of our region’s employers. Hear from a second panel led by employers in the high demand industries of Healthcare, Construction and Manufacturing that are currently wrestling with this issue and how they plan address their personnel needs in the future.
Come away with ideas for your business! .
Jamai Blivin is Founder and CEO of Innovate+Educate, a non-profit she started in 2009 with a vision for an industry-led board focused on education and workforce strategies to address the significant gaps between supply and demand in both education and workforce.