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WORK | FORCE: Solving for Jobs, Mobility and Equity in an Era of Rapid Change is part of the Poverty Solutions Engagement Series, where we will tackle a poverty-related topic and connect faculty, students and communities to explore ideas, strategies and potential solutions to some of the most pressing challenges of our time.
The event will feature distinguished leaders in the field of workforce development and economic mobility including a keynote address from Walmart's Greg Foran, US President and CEO and Julie Gehrki, Vice President of Philanthropy, and closing remarks from Garlin Gilchrist, Lieutenant Governor of the State of Michigan.
The event will take place over dinner where participants will have opportunities to hear from speakers, engage in dialogue and discuss real world challenges on workforce development.
Hosted by Poverty Solutions and co-sponsored by the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, School of Education, Youth Policy Lab, and Michigan Ross.