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The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions will be hosting the 2017 New Mexico Workforce Conference focused on the day-to-day efforts necessary to create and sustain a ready and able workforce to respond to the wide variety of occupations available throughout the state. Participants will learn about the partnerships, resources and tools available to enhance opportunities and inspire innovation to meet the unique challenges of New Mexico's job seekers and businesses.

Eventbrite - 2017 New Mexico Workforce Conference


The Crown Plaza Albuquerque

1901 University Blvd NE

Albuquerque, NM 87102


Hotel Reservations

$91 per night plus tax for November 7-8, 2017

Group Code: New Mexico Workforce Conference

To make reservations call 1-844-356-6178

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

8:00 a.m. Registration open, Exhibits open, and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. Opening and Welcome

9:00 a.m. Morning Plenary, "Strengthening Partnership Opportunities Under WIOA"

10:15 a.m. Break/Exhibits

10:20 a.m. Workshops

11:45 a.m. Luncheon Presentation and Discussion: "State Partners: Discussing the WIOA Partnerships/Vision"

1:00 p.m. Break/Exhibits

1:20 p.m. Workshops

2:30 p.m. Workshops

3:40 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:50 p.m. Workshops


Thursday, November 9, 2017

8:00 a.m. Registration open, exhibits open, Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. Morning Plenary, "What Workforce System has Done for Me"

10:15 a.m. Break/Exhibits

10:20 a.m. Local Workforce Development Boards Presentations and a Meet & Greet with Regional Partners

11:30 p.m. Working Luncheon: Regional Presentations to Conference Participants and State Board Members

12:45 p.m. Break/Exhibits

1:00 p.m. State Workforce Development Board Meeting - Open to the Public