Community Development

The Future of Workforce Development: Where Research Meets Practice

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Wed., Sept. 19, 2012 - Thu., Sept. 20, 2012
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Federal Reserve Bank - Kansas, Kansas City, MO



Interested in learning more about workforce development issues? The Future of Workforce Development: Where Research Meets Practice conference, co-sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, will examine many of the workforce development challenges being experienced in today’s economy.

Through keynote addresses, panel presentations, and facilitated discussions by national field experts, this event will focus on topics including:

• Demographic trends and technological innovations and their implications on the future of work;

• Changes in the structure of employment opportunities; and,

• Addressing challenges associated with the long-term unemployed.

Registration cost is $125. This fee includes a continental breakfast and lunch buffet for both days, and the Wednesday night reception.



University researchers and staff, policy organizations, workforce development organizations, community and economic development organizations, employers and government agencies






Deadline: Sept. 5, 2012

Registration has closed. Thank you for your interest.

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