Transformation in the Workforce System. International Association of Workforce Professionals Richmond, Virginia June 8-12, 2008.
International Association of Workforce Professionals
Richmond, VirginiaJune 8-12, 2008
…for a winning strategy at the regional economic level
Capital Investment &
A comprehensive strategy to develop regional talent
development systems that drive regional economic competitiveness,
job growth and new opportunities for American workers.
Pre-School, K - 12
Jobs that exist NOW
Workforce System operates more independently
Designed to CREATE jobs
Longer-term, sustainable results
WIS operates with and through partners
Transformative in nature
Vertically Transform – From National to State, regional and local policy-makers to service delivery (boardroom to mailroom), we re-think and align our business to strategic initiatives.
Horizontally Transform – We align our strategic vision and priorities across “silos” to form dynamic regional alliances – bringing education, employers, economic and workforce development together to plan and execute shared priorities for the benefit of regional growth and security.
To bring together and actively engage all key players
To leverage collective assets of an economic region
Invest in innovative strategies focused on infrastructure, talent development, and investment
To foster transformation of regional economies
TransportationHigh Growth Industrieswith Registered Apprenticeship Programs
A Technical Assistance Initiative to identify and share models of a transformed One-Stop Career Center.
Workforce Innovations 2008: Success Decoded
July 15 – 17, 2008
New Orleans, Louisiana
THE premier annual workforce conference bringing together thousands of leaders from workforce, education, business, economic development, community-based organizations and philanthropy
THE place to discover talent development solutions needed in today’s global economy
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Co-hosted by The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration and ASTD
Office of Workforce Investment
Employment and Training Administration