The OMA’s Ohio Manufacturers’ Workforce Summit is a must for anyone connected to the manufacturing community. Set for Tuesday, Oct. 29, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, the summit will feature a robust agenda. Here are the top reasons to attend:
Get Up to Speed: The summit will provide a detailed look at Ohio’s existing workforce development programs, while doing a deep dive on how manufacturers can benefit from the $12 million apprenticeship grant recently awarded to the Ohio Manufacturing Workforce Partnership.
Get on the Same Page with Other Manufacturers: Attendees will be briefed on industry sector partnerships, which allow manufacturers in the same region to work together to find common workforce solutions. A lunch-time panel of experts will shed light on the growing use of innovative apprenticeships and how they can be used in tandem with credentialing programs.
Gather Proven Workforce Strategies: The summit will offer several breakout sessions, presented by some of Ohio’s foremost workforce experts. Gather proven strategies and best practices to grow your region’s workforce.
Expand Your Ohio Network: At the summit’s Partnership Networking Hour, attendees can network with industry sector partnership representatives from their region in an informal setting.
Get a Cool T-Shirt: The first 500 who register will get a free “Making Ohio” T-shirt.