Location: Liaison Hotel, Washington, D.C.
The State of the Workforce Symposium: "Emerging Trends in the Workforce and Workplace"
Monday, March 2:
2:00 PM - Welcome to the State of the Workforce Symposium
2:15 to 3:00PM - Opening Keynote
3:00 to 3:15 PM - Break
3:15 to 4:15 PM - A Look at Growing Skill Demands/Occupations
4:30 to 5:15 PM - Credentialing and the Workforce
5:30 to 6:15 PM - Reception
Tuesday, March 3:
8:00 to 8:30 AM - Buffet Breakfast
8:30 to 9:30 AM - Keynote Breakfast
9:30 to 9:45 AM - Break
9:45 to 10:30 AM - The Skills Gap is Real
10:30 to 10:45 AM - Break
10:45 to 11:15 AM - Higher Education in the Connected Age
11:15 to Noon - Bringing It All Together
Noon - Concluding Remarks
Noon to 1:00 PM - Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 PM - Keynote Speaker for Hill Day
2:00-3:00 PM - Panel of Higher Ed Association Executives
PSCUs open doors to many of the 9.1 million unemployed and 90 million undereducated Americans by providing a skills-based education. To remain competitive over the next decade, we must identify between 8 and 23 million new workers with postsecondary skills.PSCUs are a necessary part of that solution, having produced over 800,000 degrees last year alone.