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TWC will perform system maintenance on Saturday, December 3 resulting in a two-hour intermittent outage starting at 10:00 pm. This outage will affect TWC web applications such as Unemployment Benefits Services, WorkInTexas, and Unemployment Tax Services.
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Monday, May 23, 2022

Omni Ballroom
Keynote Session
1:45 – 3:00 p.m.

The Great Resignation—Reversing the Trend

Brooke Chesnut

Super Session 3:30 – 4:45 p.m.

Human Centered Design: Humanly Resourcing Work with Intuitive Force
Dr. Shannon Parish

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Breakout Sessions 8:30 – 9:45 a.m.

Salon A-B
Veteran Suicide Prevention Tool KitPDF
Bob Gear, Jessica DelRio, and Tara Reyna

Salon C
Vocational Rehabilitation and Board Integration on OutreachPDF
Lisa Givens, Brian Hernandez, Kendra Ball, Mike Gonzalez, and Michelle Castrow

Salon D
21st-Century Workforce Soft Skills: Start with the Babies!PDF
Allison Wilson and Shay Everitt

Salon E-F
Education Outreach Slam Dunks Student ImpactPDF
Lorena (Lori) Knight, Brooke Bolterman, Shannon Scriven, Charley Ayres, Norma Ochoa, Luis Rodriguez, and David O. Gutierrez

The Oaks
Workforce Professional Apprenticeships in Central TexasPDF
Linda Angel, Louis LeDoux, and Jared Porritt

Breakout Sessions 10:00 – 11:15 a.m.

Salon A-B
Work Opportunity Tax Credit and Fidelity Bonding: A Partnership for Employers
Russell Hunter and Stephanie Huerta

Salon C
Back to Strategic: Shifting Outreach to Meet Customers Where They are Post-PandemicPDF
Amy Landrum, Bianca Cervantes, Michelle Castrow, and Brian Hernandez

Salon D
Child Care Industry Support Initiatives funded by TWCPDF
Allison Wilson and Shay Everitt

Salon E-F
Moving South Texas Forward: A Successful Partnership Model for Securing Skills Development Funds GrantsPDF
Kristie Caviness, Sonia Valdez, Prady Mahale, Karla de la Riva, Bervick J. Simon, Sally Perez, and Ruben Vega

The Oaks
Empowering All Students through Internal Collaborative PartnershipsPDF
Elizabeth Meza and Jasmine Hernandez

Breakout Sessions 12:45 – 2:00 p.m.

Salon A-B
Workforce Automation System ResourcesPDF
Richard Woessner

Salon C
Student HireAbility Navigators: Maximizing Workforce Services and OutcomesPDF
Jeannette Lara, Aubrey Jones, Deborah Dobis, Diana Gatlin, Lauren Hargrove, and Kevin Markel

Salon D
Using Adult Education and Literacy Partners to Improve Success for Choices CustomersPDF
Mahalia Baldini, Cindi Scanlon, and Janice Henschen

Salon E-F
Supporting Independence: TWC Initiatives and Practices to Support Youth in Foster CarePDF
Benjamin Holquist

The Oaks
Apprenticeship Exploration, Development, and ExpansionPDF
Ann Pham and Tara Cole

Breakout Sessions 2:15 – 3:30 p.m.

Salon A-B
Trade Adjustment Assistance and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: Partnering for SuccessPDF
Camea Dukes, Stephanie Huerta, and Stacie Gregory

Salon C
Workforce Partnerships Using Online Training and Social Media to Educate Staff and Measure Success: A Restaurant ModelPDF
Amy Landrum and Joe Monastero

Salon D
Cybersecurity: Uncovering Current and Emerging Threats
Josh Kuntz

Salon E-F
Best Practices in High Demand Job Training and Texas Industry Partnership ProgramsPDF
Robert D. Andrade

The Oaks
Understanding Economic Sectors and Key Growth IndustriesPDF
William Lutz and Gabriel "Mike" Guzman

3:30 p.m.

Adjourn Workforce Forum

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