Schedule Subject to Change

Wednesday, August 21

TIME (all times Eastern)
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Registration
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Live Podcast (will be recorded for future viewing)
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Welcome Reception

Thursday, August 22

TIME (all times Eastern)
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Opening Session with APTA Leadership & Keynote Speaker

Andy Byford, Senior Vice President, Amtrak

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions

  • Recruiting
  • Reskilling
  • Retention
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch and Workforce Innovation Showcase (Tabletops)
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:

  • Recruiting
  • Reskilling
  • Retention
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Plenary Session

Friday, August 23

TIME (all times Eastern)
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Breakfast and Workforce Innovation Showcase (Tabletops)
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Day 2 Welcome & Keynote Speaker

Dr. Calvin Mackie, CEO, President and Founder, STEM NOLA and ChannelZerO Group LLC

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions

  • Recruiting
  • Reskilling
  • Retention
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch and Workforce Innovation Showcase (Tabletops)
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:

  • Recruiting
  • Reskilling
  • Retention
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Closing Session and Action Planning

Keynote Speakers



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