Future of Work: Building a Jobs Pipeline to the Middle Class

10:45 am - 12:15 pm
March 12, 2018

A skilled workforce is essential to rebuilding America’s infrastructure. Are your residents well-prepared for the jobs in this modern economy?  Get insights from business, workforce and training provider communities about strategies to build strong workforce development pipelines in cities. From apprenticeships to investments in training with career paths, city leaders will learn about the leading strategies for understanding your workforce needs, labor demands and creating a strategy that enhances the economic vitality of your city.

NLC Policy Goal
National Municipal Policy Book 2018 | Pages: 112; 130


  • Brooks Rainwater Senior Executive & Director, Center for City Solutions - The National League of Cities (NLC)


  • Mark Stodola National League of Cities President - Mayor, Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Maureen Conway VP for Policy Programs/Executive Director Economic Opportunities Program - The Aspen Institute
  • Broderick Johnson Path Forward Senior Advisor - Path Forward Coalition
  • Juliet Ellis Chief Strategy Officer/Assistant General Manager for External Affairs - San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)

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