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DOL to Host Live Stream Plenary on Workforce Innovation

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March 25, 2014

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DOL to Host Live Stream Plenary on Workforce Innovation

On Thursday, March 27, 2014, U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez will kick off the first event in the Eye on the Workforce Innovation Fund Stakeholder Engagement Series.  He will provide opening remarks on the impacts that these innovations can have on our nation's workforce system, as well as how the strategies and lessons learned from Workforce Innovation Fund grantees can help workforce-related programs nationwide. He will be joined by Kate McAdams, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce and ETA Acting Assistant Secretary Eric Seleznow.  In addition, they will be joined by WIF grantees from Ohio (Workforce Initiative Association) and Pennsylvania (Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board) will share their strategies for engaging businesses and creating viable pathways for budding entrepreneurs.

Register now to participate in Innovating @ the Speed of Business on March 27, 2014 at 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM EDT.  Before and during the event, you are encouraged to post questions on Twitter using the hashtag #workforceinnovation. Our team will monitor your questions on Twitter and answer them from the Labor Department Twitter account (@USDOL) during and after the event.

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