Building Careers, Not Just Jobs: Workforce Development in Growing Cities

Mar 10, 2024

2:30pm – 3:30pm CT

Austin Mayor Kirk Watson, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas share the stage to put a leadership lens on innovative tools that have been used to successfully build workforce development programs in growing metros. Learn development practices, investment priorities and methods that can be duplicated in your city to build family-supporting careers for the economic success of the complete community.

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Quinton Lucas

City Of Kansas City

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Ron Nirenberg

City of San Antonio

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Kirk Watson

City of Austin

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