Thursday, April 30, 2020

9:00 – 11:30 am

IAWP Ohio Chapter Board Meeting

12:00 – 12:30 pm

Opening Ceremonies
Presentation of Colors
Pledge of Allegiance / Singing of National Anthem
Lighting of Memorial Candle / Linda Donley
Opening Remarks / BJ Knutson, President, IAWP Ohio Chapter

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Keynote Address:
Arthur Hurst, Strategic Advisor
Office of Workforce Development

1:30 – 2:30 pm
Keynote Address:
Lucious Plant, Regional Director, Talent Acquisition
Dayton Development Coalition

2:30 – 2:45 pm
Break

2:45 – 4:15 pm
Workforce Professionals Panel: Montgomery County
Jacqueline Williams, Workforce Manager, Adult Career Services
Stephen Offord, Workforce Manager, Talent Services
David Snipes, Workforce Manager, Business Solutions Center

Moderator:
Garth McLean, Assistant Director, Workforce Development

4:15 – 4:30 pm
Closing Announcements

4:30 – 5:30 pm
Break

5:30 – 10:00 pm
Dinner and Networking Event

Friday, May 1, 2020

7:30 – 8:30 am
Continental Breakfast and Networking

8:30 – 9:00 am
Welcome and IAWP International News
Steve Bent, Executive Director
International Association of Workforce Professionals

9:00 – 10:00 am
Keynote Address: The Importance of Networking Using LinkedIn
Efrem Bycer
LinkedIn

10:00 – 11:00 am
Breakout Sessions
 
Alder Room
ApprenticeOhio: From Here to There in 2020
Rebecca DeMatteis

Arena District Room
Women in Leadership: Leadership Mindset Makeover
Beth Brannigan
Jeanette Vest

11:00 – 12:15 pm
Keynote Address: Better Your Best! The Art of Personal and Professional Reinvention
Tommie Lewis, President and CEO
Make It Plain Consulting

12:15 – 1:15 pm
Lunch in Upper Terrace

1:15 – 2:30 pm
Keynote Address: Opportunity Occupations: Using On-Line Job Ads to Inform Policy and Practice for People Without a College Degree
Lisa Nelson and Kyle Fee

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

2:30 – 2:45 pm
Break

2:45 – 3:30 pm
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Panel
Julie Smith, Deputy Director, OUIO
Ryan Thompson, Assistant Deputy Director, OWD

3:30 – 4:30 pm
IAWP Ohio Chapter Business Meeting
*Required for All Attendees on Approved Administrative Leave*