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Ask Us Anything: Labor Policy Reform for a Cohesive Workforce Development Sector

May 19, 2021 @ 1:30 pm 2:30 pm EDT

Ask an expert webinar

Join the Atlanta Fed for a conversation on the key components of workforce development system reform and how labor policy can be updated to meet the needs of our current economy and develop the workforce of the future. Speakers will discuss how labor policy can be evolved from a scattered set of approaches to a cohesive system that empowers workers and improves economic outcomes. This webinar is the second of five webinars in 2021 discussing recommendations from the Better Employment and Training Strategies (BETS) Taskforce briefs focused on workforce improvements through the Build Back Better plan.

Speakers

  • Maria Flynn, president and chief executive officer at Jobs for the Future (JFF)
  • Chike Aguh, chief innovation officer for the U.S. Department of Labor
  • Larry Good, president and CEO of the Corporation for a Skilled Workforce
  • Earl Buford, incoming president and CEO at the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning

Hosted by

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta