Join Us in New Orleans this October

October 8-10, 2018 | Hyatt Regency | New Orleans, LA

ACT is committed to a workforce built to sustain and grow our economy by providing the tools and support needed to develop the workforce employers want. This year’s ACT Workforce Summit will bring together workforce professionals, economic developers, educators, industry associations, employers, and ACT Work Ready Community to strengthen the nation’s employment base.

Registration fee: $500
Early Bird Registration Fee: $450
Early Bird Registration Deadline: July 31, 2018

Hotel: Hyatt Regency
Group Rate: $209
Hotel Rate Deadline: September 14, 2018

Workforce Summit 2018 Agenda Details

October 8

10:00-AM - 3:30 PM HR Professional Training: Using Assessments as
Credentials for Better Hiring **Separate registration
required. More information about how to register for
this training will be posted soon. This session is
designed exclusively for Human Resource vice
presidents/directors/managers, or those who
make hiring decisions. 
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM Conference Registration
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Meet the Expert
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Concurrent Pre-Conference Sessions (optional)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Opening Session
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Welcome Reception

October 9

7:30 AM - 8:45 AM Breakfast
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Ready for what? A discussion with Louisiana thought

leaders on measuring success in education and work.

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Concurrent Sessions
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Work Ready Communities Awards Luncheon
Keynote Speaker: Roy O. Martin III
President & CFO, Roy O. Martin Lumber Company, LLC
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Concurrent Sessions
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Optional Leisure Activities

October 10

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Concurrent Sessions
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Break
9:45 AM - 11:15 AM Work-Based Learning is Working
11:15 AM Adjourn

 

 

The ACT Workforce Summit is recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrm.org/certification.