Published December 3, 2012


You are invited to join the East Bay EDA members and partners at their upcoming East Bay Workforce Summit on December 18th. Employers, educators, workforce development professionals, labor leaders and policy makers are all encouraged to attend.

Building a Vibrant East Bay Economy
The East Bay Workforce Summit is being held on Tuesday, December 18th from 8 am to 2 pm at  Berkeley City College located at 2050 Center Street in Berkeley. Join the conversation about how economic growth in the East Bay can be enhanced through more effective connections between the business community and education and workforce preparation organizations at every level. Attend this free Summit and: Hear from three "best practice" regions about how industry drives and helps organize regional workforce development strategies and investment in key industry sectors;
  • Join in focused, business-led conversations with local business, education, and policy leaders about applying best practices in the East Bay to better prepare a skilled workforce and enhance our region's economic competitiveness;
  • Be part of a dialogue between industry leaders, educators and state officials - including Kish Rajan, Director of the Governor's Office of Business & Economic Development (GO-Biz) - that put the East Bay's innovative new thinking in a larger context. 
Online registration is being accepted at: http://ebworkforcesummit.eventbrite.com. The event is free of charge but registration is requested.

Additional Information
Additional information on the event is available. For details, please refer to the East Bay EDA representative below.

Contact Information
Karen Engel
East Bay EDA
1221 Oak Street, Suite 555, Oakland, California 94612
(510) 272-3874  phone     (510) 272-5007  fax     karen@eastbayeda.org  e-mail     www.eastbayeda.org   WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California  94588-8570
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org    WWW