From 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Online via Zoom,

Advancing Equity and Inclusion in Manufacturing Credentialing and Technology

The livestream below will begin at the time of the event.   Advances in technology, such as automation, 3-D printing, and artificial intelligence, are changing the skill requirements for living-wage careers in manufacturing. The good news is that blue-collar jobs in manufacturing can still be in reach for diverse communities without requiring a college degree,...

From 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
Online via Zoom,

Health Disparities in America: What’s the Cure?

The COVID-19 global pandemic has brought to the forefront the tragic, long-standing, and preventable disparities in U.S. health care. Marginalized groups—across racial, ethnic, gender, class, and age lines—are disproportionately impacted by chronic disease and premature death. With many Americans now agreeing that health inequity is an issue that needs to be addressed, it’s time for...

From 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Online via Zoom,

Explicitly Centering Racial Equity in Workforce Training

The livestream below will begin at the time of the event. Together, The Century Foundation and the Urban Manufacturing Alliance have assembled a cohort of eight leading urban workforce development organizations forging diversity, equity, and inclusion in manufacturing—an effort we’re calling Industry and Inclusion. Our cohort members are seizing on seismic changes in technology and...

From 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm
Online via Zoom,

The Bridges Collaborative Cohort and Application Process II

Please note: this is an optional informational webinar. The livestream below will begin at the time of the event. The Century Foundation’s Bridges Collaborative is seeking fifty partners—school districts, charter schools, and fair housing organizations—to join a cohort that will focus on increasing access to diverse, integrated, and inclusive schools and neighborhoods, as well as...