National Work-based Learning Conference Past Events

May 1-3, 2024

Building Strong Business and Community Connections and Robust Learning Experiences for Students
Location: Baird Center (formerly the Wisconsin Center)
400 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203

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Keynote Speaker

Kevin Paul Scott has traveled to six continents and spoken to leaders from more than 100 countries.  Kevin co-founded the leadership consultancy ADDO (which is Latin for Inspire). In addition to serving businesses and brands, ADDO has partnered to inspire students, equip educators, and impact schools across America. ADDO developed the national Chick-fil-A Leader Academy program, currently in more than 1,000 schools in 43 states. Additionally, ADDO created the Baltimore Ravens Leadership Institute, which serves elementary schools with an innovative character education program. Kevin is passionate about investing in educators. Over the last several years, Kevin has spoken to and consulted with several school districts, as well as at national educator conferences and associations.


April 26-28, 2023

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center

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April 28-29, 2022
Salt Lake Community College @ The Miller Campus

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2022 WBL Conference Program Guide

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2021 Work-Based Learning Conference

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2020 Work-Based Learning Conference

Looking for recorded sessions from the 2020 conference? Access sessions here.