SC Chamber of Commerce - Workforce Development & Education Forum
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10/14/2014
When: October 14, 2014
8:30 AM
Where: Embassy Suites Hotel Columbia
Contact: Tish Anderson
800-799-4601

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SC Chamber of Commerce presents "Workforce Development & Education Forum"

Workforce development tops agenda for October forum
October 14 • Embassy Suites Hotel, Columbia

Be part of the frank discussion during the Education and Workforce Development Forum, the Chamber’s fourth Competitiveness Agenda Series program of 2014. A highlight of the day will be the Republican and Democratic candidates for Superintendent of Education addressing participants and taking questions. Participants will learn why developing a highly-skilled and well-educated population is integral to increased job opportunities and security with dynamic companies doing business in South Carolina. Learn why the private and public sectors must work together to ensure workforce needs are addressed and strategies successfully implemented. Registration fees start at just $50 (Chamber member/multiple attendee).

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Topics include:

  • Seven Strategies for a Better Prepared Workforce
  • South Carolina Council on Competitiveness Education and Workforce Taskforce
  • Update on the EEDA and CATE
  • ApprenticeshipCarolina, Youth Apprenticeship, SCMC, and Critical Needs Training
  • Workready Communities, WIA, SCWorks
  • Republican and Democratic Superintendent of Education candidates