Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century—From Ideas to Action - October 29, 2015


Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Martin Building; Dining Rooms E and F (Terrace Level)
Washington, D.C.

8:00–9:00 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
9:00–11:30 a.m. Program and live streaming

9:00 Welcome and opening remarks
Eric S. Belsky, Director, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Dennis P. Lockhart, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
9:15 Employer Perspectives on Workforce Development Policies and Practices
Moderator: Todd Greene, Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Panelists: John Engler, President, Business Roundtable and former Governor of Michigan
Jay C. Moon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Mississippi Manufacturers Association
Terrie P. Sterling, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
10:20 Insights from the Field  
Moderator:Carl Van Horn, Director, John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, Rutgers University
Panelists: Christopher Cabaldon, Mayor of West Sacramento, California
Harry J. Holzer, Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University
Juan Salgado,
President and Chief Executive Officer, Instituto del Progreso Latino and 2015 MacArthur Fellow
11:25 Closing remarks
Tammy Edwards, Vice President, Community Development and Public Affairs, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
11:30 Adjournment