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Minnesota's Future Energy Efficiency Workforce

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McKnight Foundation

710 South 2nd Street

Suite 400

Minneapolis, MN 55401

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Please join us to learn about the results and recommendations of the recently published Minnesota Energy Efficiency Workforce Gap Analysis. The forum will include discussion on workforce trends and priorities for the state, emerging challenges and opportunities in the energy efficiency sector, and how to expand access to quality jobs in Minnesota’s transitioning energy future.

Target Audience

This event is intended to bring the following audiences together to identify solutions and next steps for Minnesota’s energy efficiency workforce and we ask attendees to share what they learn with their respective organizations.

  • Training professionals
  • Workforce representatives
  • Energy employers
  • Conservation policy advocates


Event Schedule

12:45 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Networking (Coffee)

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Presentation and Panel

3:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. | Break and Small Group Activity

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | (Optional) Happy Hour at Crooked Pint Ale House


Presenters

Keynote:
Elena Foshay | Director of Workforce Development – City of Duluth


Panel Moderator:
Sarah Goodspeed | Youth and Policy Manager –Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy


Panelists:

Jessica Miller | Workforce Strategy Consultant – MN Department of Employment and Economic Development

Mike Slezak | Career Pathways Coordinator – City of Minneapolis

MJ Horner | Senior Director, Talent Strategy and Transformation – Xcel Energy


(More speakers to be added once confirmed.)

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710 South 2nd Street

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Minneapolis, MN 55401

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