November 14, 2022
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November 16, 2022

Kick-Off Celebration

It's an event two years in the making! Join us for live music, snacks, and drinks to celebrate our first-ever national convening….

  • 5:00 pm-6:30 pm

Opening Plenary: Our Current Moment

We’ll open our convening through a conversation with special guests who will reflect on the current context for our work, including: The outcomes of the 2022 mid-term elections Th…

  • 9:00 am-10:15 am

Networking Break

During this break, participants will have an opportunity to nominate and vote on topics for our afternoon Strategy Huddles….

  • 10:15 am-10:45 am

Job Quality, Equity and Worker Power & Worker Voice

Job quality, equity, worker voice and worker power are familiar concepts in our field but what does it mean to support all of these efforts intentionally and effectively? What could it …

  • 10:45 am-11:50 am

Equity and Inclusion in Technology

Companies across the U.S. have created millions of tech jobs that have contributed to extraordinary wealth and opportunity. At the same time, many of these jobs remain out of reach for …

  • 10:45 am-11:50 am

Lunch Session: Federal Agency Updates

Across federal agencies, there’s a flurry of activity focused on advancing equity, improving job quality, and expanding career connected pathways. Join us for a special conversation w…

  • 12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Strategy Huddles

Strategy Huddles will provide informal, "unconference" style meeting time for networking and information-sharing in small groups focused on specific topics. Nominate a topic a…

  • 01:30 pm-2:30 pm

Better Jobs = Better Care

Quality child care is a critical support for working families with young children, and as we have seen over the course of 2.5 years, child care providers are a key part of the econ…

  • 2:45 pm-4:00 pm

Corporate Funders Roundtable

By invitation. For more information about this session, please contact us at

  • 10:30 am-11:50 am

Advancing Equity through Collaborative Philanthropy

What does it look like when funders collaborate to center and advance equity and justice in their workforce investments? What does it take to organize and sustain such a table? What roa…

  • 10:30 am-11:50 am