Talent Summit: Driving Innovative Solutions for Tomorrow's Workforce

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Name: Talent Summit: Driving Innovative Solutions for Tomorrow's Workforce
Date: June 18, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM EDT
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
Event Description:

A full day conference that will bring together industry, academia, and providers of workforce development programs and training to discuss short– and long-term needs and solutions. Pick your roundtable discussion:
· STEM/Science Industry 
· Fintech/Financial Services 
· Skilled Trades, Manufacturing & Logistics

Structure of the day: 
· Registration and breakfast
· Event Kick off with and Delaware Prosperity Partnership President & CEO Kurt Foreman
· Morning Keynote: 
Secretary of Labor Cerron Cade
· Roundtable Discussions
        · STEM/Science industry roundtable discussion facilitated by:
                Helen Stimson–President, Delaware Biotechnology Association
                Terri Hartwell-Easter—Founding Principal of T.H. Easter Consulting
        · Skilled Trades, Manufacturing, & Logistics industry roundtable discussion facilitated by
                Jennifer Kmiec—Executive Director, Committee of 100
                Bryon Short—Executive Vice President, Delaware Contractors’ Association
        · Fintech/Financial Services industry roundtable discussion facilitated by:
                John Collins—First State Fintech Lab
                Peggy Geisler—Owner, PMG Consulting
· Afternoon Keynote: Ashley Putnam, Director of Economic Growth and Mobility Projects, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

· Afternoon demonstration from FAME. 
· Resource provider expo—meet one-on-one with providers of talent and workforce initiatives and solutions
The following workforce development organizations will be in attendance:

DE Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Delaware Division of Libraries
Delaware Foundation for Science & Mathematics Education
Delaware Founders Initiative
Delaware Prosperity Partnership
Delaware State University-Wilmington
Division for the Visually Impaired
Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc.
New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District
Opportunity Center Inc. d/b/a ServiceSource Delaware (OCI)
Tech Impact
The Teen Warehouse
University of Delaware
University of Delaware - Career Center
University of Delaware - Office of the EVP
University of Delaware - Professional and Continuing Studies
Year Up

For Sponsorship information, click here
For the full event info packet, click here. 

Event Sponsors:
  • Delaware Prosperity Partnership
  • McConnell Johnson Real Estate, LLC
  • Today Media Inc.
  • FAME, Inc

Chase Center on the Riverfront
815 Justison St, Wilmington, DE 19801

Date/Time Information:
Tuesday, June 18th
8:30am - 3pm
$95 for Members
$135 for Non-Members

**Resource table opportunities available. Contact us for more information. 
**all sales final
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