• Workforce Development

  • “Building and sustaining a strong workforce for Greater Lafayette is paramount. From global industry to small business, our area provides a variety of employment and training opportunities paired with an outstanding quality of life. We create a place where individuals prosper and families thrive.”  -Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski

    ‚ÄčGreater Lafayette Commerce partners with Business, Industry, and Education to ensure we have the workforce to meet the needs of 2025. 


    REGIONAL WORKFORCE SUMMIT 2016

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    The 2016 Workforce Summit was held on September 16th and brought together education, industry, community leaders, workforce development and economic development to explore the regional talent needs for 2020 and design a blueprint to succeed.

    The regions' willingness to work together has generated economic growth within our entire region and beyond by employing skilled workers.  Through collaboration and partnerships, we will meet our future workforce demands. 

    Please see the downloadable files below for more information regarding the 2016 Summit.  If you have additional questions, please contact Kara Webb, Director of Workforce Development. 

  • MANUFACTURING WEEK 2016

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    The State of Advanced ManufacturINg is a series of events to educate & inform emerging workforce about careers in manufacturing.  The program exposes youth to opportunities that may have otherwise gone unseen.  They are able to see a clear path to future success in manufacturing. 

    October 3-7, 2016

    October 4 - Manufacturing Expo Students in 5th - 8th grade

    October 5 - Manufacturing Expo Students in 5th - 8th grade

    October 6 - Manufacturing Tours Students in 9th-12th grade

    October 7 - Manufacturing Tours Students in 9th-12th grade

    Educators can register to participate online

  • THANK YOU TO OUR PROGRAM SUPPORTERS

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