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Upskilling the New American Workforce

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San Diego Workforce Partnership

3910 University Avenue

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San Diego, CA 92105

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Immigrants play an essential role in San Diego’s labor market, making up 1 in every 4 workers. As our region’s businesses seek skilled and credentialed workers, investing in New Americans would filling those talent needs, especially among middle-skill opportunities.

Join us for a discussion on national trends and local policies and practices that will allow immigrants and refugees to participate in closing the middle-skill gap and advancing economic outcomes.

Keynote Presentation by Amanda Bergson-Shilcock, National Skills Coalition

Panel Discussion:

  • Hilda Mwangi, San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation
  • Ann Durham, San Diego Welcome Back Center
  • Magdalena Kwiatkowski, San Diego Continuing Education
  • Mitch Johnson, International Rescue Committee

This event is co-sponsored by the San Diego Workforce Partnership

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