Addressing High Demand Sectors’ Workforce Needs

Kevin Doyle
Sep 15 2017
8:30 am - 9:45 am

Addressing High Demand Sectors’ Workforce Needs

Increasing the skills of current and future workers is an important task in growing and maintaining a successful regional innovation cluster. This session will explore how cluster initiative practitioners are working with industry to develop innovative programs to provide the skills needed for in-demand jobs. Additionally, this session will include a discussion on implementing sector partnerships around workforce development through activities such as apprenticeships, credentialing, and other mechanisms.

Speakers

  • Kevin Doyle, Principal, Green Economy
  • Bridgette Gray, Per Scholas
  • Susan Palisano, Director of Education & Workforce Development, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology