Date: April 20, 2021

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Event Location:
This event will be offered virtually through Zoom. A Zoom account is not required to participate, and participants will receive a link to join prior to the meeting. This meeting will be recorded and shared with those who register for the event, even if they cannot attend the live program. Special accommodations for those with disabilities will be considered. Please let us know by April 15 if you require special accommodations.

Admission Info:
Signature Sponsor $500 [includes eight registrations]
Event Sponsor $225 [includes four registrations]
Registration Cost: $30
Member Rate: $20

Cancelations may be made without penalty up to 48 hours prior to the event date. Registrants will be charged the full registration fee for no-shows and/or cancellations made within 48 hours of the event.  Registrant substitutions are allowed and may be made at any time up to the start time of the event.

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The Workforce Summit provides access to information on current workforce and education trends delivered by regional and state experts. This year's summit is focused on strategies to recruit, retain, develop and engage the best and brightest talent, including those from the Dan River Region and from across the United States and around the world. 

We will hear about national workforce trends and their impacts on rural areas from:

  • Ted Abernathy | Managing Partner, Economic Leadership, LLC
The Workforce Panel will focus on talent recruitment and engagement strategies, and will be moderated by Dr. Julie Brown, Director of Advanced Learning, Institute for Advanced Learning and Research.

Workforce panelists include:

Adrienne Cole 
| President & CEO, Raleigh Chamber 

Brett Jackson | Executive Director, Gateway

Janell Thomas | Director of Worker Success, National Fund for Workforce Solutions

Event Contact:
Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce | 434.836.6990
chamber@dpchamber.org