Monday, April 22, 2019

Capitol Ballroom A-H
Keynote Address
2:00 – 3:15 p.m.

2030: The Workplace Revolution

Josh Davies

Super Session 3:30 – 4:45 p.m.

How a Character-Driven Workplace Can Improve Your Customer Service Delivery
Beverly Chiodo, PhD

Session Update 4:45 – 5:00 p.m.

86th Texas Legislative Session Update
Tom McCarty

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Breakout Sessions 8:30 – 9:45 a.m.

Capitol Ballroom A-C
Engagement in Apprenticeships for Special PopulationsPDF
Joe Cooper, Nicholas Morgan and Desiree Holmes

Capitol Ballroom D
Launching the New WorkInTexas.comPDF
Paul Toomey, Karen Latta, and Joanne Hawley

Capitol Ballroom E
Building Effective Partnerships to Support Upskilling Adult Learners with DisabilitiesPDF
Katherine Dowdy, Katie Payne, and Michael Marler

Capitol Ballroom F-H
LMCI Education Outreach Update and Works in ProgressPDF
Lorena Knight, Malisa Barnes, and Major Jones

Capitol View Terrace
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Eligible Training Provider SystemPDF
Eben Riggs and Joel Mullins

Breakout Sessions 10:00 – 11:15 a.m.

Capitol Ballroom A-C
Continuance of Service as a Civilian
Jacob Schick

Capitol Ballroom D
Launching the New WorkInTexas.comPDF
Paul Toomey, Karen Latta, and Joanne Hawley

Capitol Ballroom E
Reasonable Accommodations: Best Practices for Creating a Workplace Culture of Inclusion and AccessPDF
AnneMarie Molinari-Sanders and Marisa Demaya

Capitol Ballroom F-H
Texas Labor Market and Career Information: Come Learn About LMCI’s Newest ToolPDF
Phil Arnold and Christine Long

Capitol View Terrace
Avoiding DOL Disallowed Costs for Support Services with TWIST Documentation Counselor NotesPDF
Regina Allen and Keith Huddleston

Breakout Sessions 12:45 – 2:00 p.m.

Capitol Ballroom A-C
How to Develop Successful Women’s Entrepreneurship Boot CampsPDF
Linda Angel, PhD, Alysia Perkins, Maya Durnovo, EdD, and Flor Leal, MPA

Capitol Ballroom D
Launching the New WorkInTexas.comPDF
Paul Toomey, Karen Latta, and Joanne Hawley

Capitol Ballroom E
Early Learning PartnershipsPDF
Kassi Longoria and Sylina Valdez

Capitol Ballroom
Best Practices for Implementing the Test for Adult Basic Education (TABE) 11&12PDF
Karen Cook, Leticia Gonzalez, Liz Moya, and Becky Nelson
Facilitator: Tracy Hendrix

Capitol View Terrace
Perkins Reauthorization Act and the Role of the Local Workforce Development BoardsPDF
Jarrad Toussant

Breakout Sessions 2:15 – 3:30 p.m.

Capitol Ballroom A-C
Strategies for Successful TWC Grant ManagementPDF
Lanette Johndrow, Angie Nelson-Wernli, Cristina Ramos, Jennifer Troke, EdD, CTCM, Travis Weaver, and Jenny Noren

Capitol Ballroom D
Combating the Opioid Crisis: Effective Pain Control without PillsPDF
Kyle Babick, PhD

Capitol Ballroom E
Operational Strategies That Drive Increased Participation in Texas Rising StarPDF
Martha Gonzales, MEd, Sharon Spillman, EdD, Keith Huddleston, Mary Jane Wagner, Nicole Allen, Stephania Whitehurst, Nicole Robinson, and Michelle Crawford

Capitol Ballroom F-H
How to Spot a Phish and Business Email Compromise for Frontline WorkersPDF
Chris Bunton

Capitol View Terrace
Update: Operation Welcome HomePDF
Bobby Gear Jr.

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