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August 3-4, 2017

Hilton Vancouver Washington

301 W. 6th Street

Vancouver, WA 98660


Day 1 -- Thursday, August 3

7:30 AM

Group Breakfast

8:29 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks "Collective Ownership"

  • Governor Inslee’s Opening Address (watch the video here)
  • Board Chair’s Opening Remarks
  • Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal Remarks
  • Data-Sharing: Employers’ Connection with the Workforce System
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM

“Collective Ownership” Providing an Integrated Service Delivery Model

  • A Single WA State Voice – “Responsive. Reliable. Collaborative.”
  • Collaboration Across Different Population and Program Boundaries
  • Career Connected Learning
  • Pre-Business Panel Prep Discussion
11:30 AM Lunch
12:30 PM

Business Panel Discussion: What can we learn from our Business Constituencies?

  • What is the most intriguing aspect of the workforce systems value proposition?
  • What does the workforce system need to do to remain relevant?
  • What considerations must be given to ‘Populations Facing Barriers’?

Business Panel Conversation Outcomes

  • What is currently working?
  • What needs improvement?
  • Integrated Business Service Delivery Learnings - How do we create single voice and service system?
  • Board Focus from here . . . How can we best respond?
5:00 PM Adjourn
6:00 PM

Group Dinner
Warehouse 23
100 Columbia St #102, Vancouver, WA 98660
Sharing of the Day’s Perspectives

  Day 2 -- Friday, August 4
7:30 AM Group Breakfast
8:25 AM Welcome and Review of Day 1
8:45 AM

Where Do We Go from Here?

9:45 AM Break
10:00 AM

Who is Going to Do What by When? TAP Implementation Teams

  • Business Engagement
  • Barrier and Accessibility Solutions
  • Integrated Service Delivery
  • Common Intake Process
  • Performance Accountability-Data Sharing
  • Professional Development
  • Other Issues/Opportunities Surfaced?
11:45 AM Meeting Evaluation, Next Steps, & Final Comments
12:00 PM Board Member Luncheon
12:30 PM

How are We Doing as a Board?

  • 2nd Annual Survey Results + Discussion
  • Board/Team Action Outcomes - “We will Start . . . Stop . . . Continue”
  • 2016 Working Group Updates
2:00 PM Adjourn

Meeting Accessibility
The Workforce Board is committed to providing employees and the public, including individuals with disabilities, access to its information and services. For information regarding Board meeting testimony, handouts, other questions, or for people needing special accommodation, please contact Erica Hansen at (360) 709-4608 or Erica.Hansen@wtb.wa.gov.


Supplemental Materials "The Brown Folder"

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