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Public Policy Issue Forum on Workforce Readiness

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Name: Public Policy Issue Forum on Workforce Readiness
Date: April 20, 2023
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

The Public Policy Issue Forum on Workforce Readiness will feature a panel discussion covering topics including work-based learning options for students, policies to advance employment opportunities for untapped talent and other strategies to recruit and retain talent 
Confirmed panelists include:
  • Noelle Nelson, Avenue Scholars Des Moines 
  • Teri Vos, WorkSMART Connector
  • Mark Wiederspan, Iowa College Aid
  • Jenae Sikkink, Greater Des Moines Partnership, Moderator

The Greater Des Moines Partnership will hold a series of public policy forums throughout 2023 to explore issues impacting DSM. Each forum will include a conversation with experts who will provide insights surrounding the policy implications of that priority issue.

Upcoming Public Policy Issue Forums
Placemaking: Thursday, June 15 at 12 p.m.
Rural Development: Thursday, Aug. 17 at 12 p.m.
Health Care: Thursday, Oct. 19 at 12 p.m.
Iowa Caucuses: Thursday, Dec. 14 at 12 p.m.
Greater Des Moines Partnership

700 Locust St., Ste. 100
Des Moines, IA 


Zoom information will be sent to registrants via email. 
Date/Time Information:
12 - 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 20
Contact Information:
Ryan Moon
No fee to attend