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Job Creation and Workforce Development Summit

June 25, 2009
Delegate Workshops

Workforce Development Transformation in NYC: Strategy, Operations, Technology
Panelists:
Angie Kamath, Deputy Commissioner, Workforce Development, Department of Small Business Services, City of New York
Kevin Kelly, Assistant Commissioner, NYC Business Express, Department of Small Business Services, City of New York
David Margalit, Deputy Commissioner, Business Development and Agency Strategy, Department of Small Business Services, City of New York

Facilitator:
Dorian T. Warren, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Engaging Business to Create a Competitive Workforce (Accenture and Microsoft)
Panelists:
John DeCardy, Accenture Learning
Andrea Taylor, Director, North America Community Affairs, Microsoft Corporation

Facilitator:
Steven A. Cohen, Ph.D., Executive Director, Earth Institute and Director, Masters of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Partnering with Labor to Develop Job Training Programs           
Panelists:
Deborah King, Executive Director, 1199 Employment, Training & Job Security Program and member of the NYC Workforce Investment Board
Matt Merrigan, National Industrial Secretary, Services Industrial Professional Technical Union (SIPTU), Republic of Ireland
Alan Smith, General Manager, SKILL (Securing Knowledge Intra Lifelong Learning) Programme, Health Service Executive, Republic of Ireland

Facilitator:
Dorian T. Warren, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Partnering with Higher Education or Non-Governmental Organizations
Panelists:
Ray Singleton, Assistant Deputy Commissioner, Employment Services, New York City Human Resources Administration
Suri Duitch, University Director of Adult and Continuing Education, City University of New York
Bruce Lincoln, Entrepreneur in Residence, Center for Technology, Innovation and Community Engagement, Columbia University

Facilitator:
Steven A. Cohen, Ph.D., Executive Director, Earth Institute and Director, Masters of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University


Office of the Mayor Press Release (in PDF)


Summit Program (in PDF)


Watch the video


Addis Ababa
Amsterdam
Antwerp
Baltimore
Barcelona
Belfast
Brussels
Budapest

Calgary
Caracas
Copenhagen
Dublin
Hong Kong
London
Manila
Miami
Nairobi
New York City
Philadelphia
Rio de Janiero
Santiago
Shanghai
St. Petersburg
Stockholm
Tel Aviv
Tokyo
Toronto


Welcome Remarks by Robert Kasdin and Meyer Feldberg


Panel I: Transforming Adult Workforce Systems through Local Government Policy:

- NYC: Comm. Robert Walsh (intro by Dr. Ester Fuchs)

- Santiago: Mayor Pablo Zalaquett

- Shanghai: Dr. Wei-yu Gao

- Barcelona: Anna Molero

- Panel I Q&A


Mayor Bloomberg's Keynote Address
(with Global Partners' President Meyer Feldberg's Intro)
Watch the video

- Q&A with Mayor Bloomberg


Panel II: Engaging International, National & Regional Governments in Local Workforce Development:

- OECD: Francesca Froy (intro by Dr. Ester Fuchs)

- Toronto: Christine Raissis

- London: Deputy Mayor Anthony Browne

- NYATEP: John Twomey

- Panel II Q&A



Luncheon Address by Dr. Regina Peruggi (with Comm. Marjorie Tiven's Intro)

- Partnering with Community Colleges to Create a Competitive Workforce

- Watch videos of delegate workshops



 
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