Event

September Webinar: Digital Training and Workforce Development Discussion

Event Time: Wed, September 20, 2017 02:00 PM
Type Of Event: Webinar

One in four jobs added to the economy over the next decade will be in technology and health care, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and jobs in every sector will require increased math, computer and digital literacy skills. As a result, the demand for a highly skilled, digitally trained workforce is high. Communities are taking the lead to ensure that their workforce is ready to attract and support emerging industries and businesses. Join this BroadbandUSA conversation to learn how local leaders are preparing the workforce for the digital skills needed today and tomorrow.

Speakers:

  • Debra Ann Hansen, Director, Washington State University - Stevens County Extension

  • Jacob Martinez, Founder and Executive Director, Digital NEST

  • Patrick Graham, Charlotte Works, President and CEO