With Growth & Prosperity for All: A Roadmap For Growth Conference

ECONOMIC/REGIONAL UPDATES

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Registration
8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Program

1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Philadelphia has a wealth of untapped human capital.

At this half-day conference, business leaders will have the opportunity to learn how their peers are recruiting from Philadelphia’s diverse neighborhoods and engaging nontraditional workers to strengthen both their business and their community.

Hear best practices in how to hire, train and retain professionals from this talent pool, including discussions on engaging returning citizens, veterans, working with the immigrant community, neighborhood-based initiatives and onboarding through various TANF training programs.

FEATURED SPEAKERS:
Jay Coen Gilbert,
Co-Founder, B Lab
The Honorable Jim Kenney, Mayor, City of Philadelphia
Mitch Little,
Executive Director of the Mayor’s Office of Community
Empowerment and Opportunity, City of Philadelphia

PANELISTS:
Donna Allie
, President & Founder, Team Clean, Inc.
Nick Bayer, Founder and CEO, Saxbys
Emily Bittenbender, Managing Partner, Bittenbender Construction
H. Patrick Clancy, President & CEO, Philadelphia Works
Carol Eggert, Senior Vice President, Military and Veteran Affairs, Comcast 
Michael Pearson, President, Union Packaging LLC

MODERATORS:
Sara Lomax Reese
, President and CEO, WURD Radio
Jane Von Bergen, Reporter, Philadelphia Inquirer

PARTNERING ORGANIZATIONS:
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
French American Chamber of Commerce
General Building Contractor's Association
German American Chamber of Commerce, Philadelphia
Impact PHL
Irish American Business Chamber & Network, Inc.
Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Philadelphia Youth Network
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)?

Fees

Ticket
$95.00

Registration

Registration ends Monday, October 30, 2017

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Registration/Cancellation Policy:
Pre-registration is necessary, availability is not guaranteed for walk-ins. Payment is required upon registration/entrance. No refunds will be given one week prior to program/event. Substitutions may be made. Tickets will be held at the door. Reserved seating for tables of 10 only. Please advise your guests that tickets will be held at the door under your company name.

Attendee Policy:
Chamber programs are privately sponsored events with a structured format. No demonstrations or other disruptions will be tolerated. Violation of this policy may result in the attendee's removal from the premises without refund, in addition to possible legal remedies.

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