regional workforce initiatives
Working today to meet tomorrow's workforce demands.
Regional workforce summit 2016
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
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.