Digital Divides & Inclusion
Skills Building for Basic and Advanced Technologies (Meaningful Access)
Hellerstein & Associates
Judith Hellerstein, Hellerstein & Associates, Private Sector, WEOG
Jane Coffin, WEOG
How do we develop and scale equitable pathways to jobs in infrastructure, technology and cyber I have seen the impact to date of new legislation in the US, which has mobilized a need for a more skilled workforce to improve Internet infrastructure, workforce development programs, and local capacity-building initiatives for socio-economic development. My Lighting Talk will explore ways and means that communities are trying to create a more skilled workforce:1) Training Programs, that include hands-on assistance, 2) Mentorship, 3) Apprenticeship, 4) Dissemination of information across communities, and 5) Networking opportunities.
I assume lightning talks are only in-person