The Hanover Chamber is pleased to bring together employers and education leaders from the Greater Hanover Area for the first Workforce Summit. Companies of all sizes and types of industries are struggling with hiring talent, and retaining the talent they have. But there are local companies that have found dynamic and successful solutions using creative strategies to find, train and keep the talent they need. Chamber and Community members are invited to spend the day hearing from various industries and resource centers.
8:30 AM Registration and Light Breakfast
8:55 AM Welcome and Brief Overview of Day
9:00 PM U.S. Chamber Foundation The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation developed Talent Pipeline Management® (TPM) to advance authentic employer leadership in building high-performing talent pipelines. Built by business, for business, TPM provides employers and their education and workforce development partners with strategies and tools to co-design talent supply chains that connect learners and workers to jobs and career advancement opportunities.
Jaimie Francis, Vice President, Policy, and Programs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
9:45 AM Hanover’s Talent Pipeline
Cynthia Simpson, Utz Brands, Inc.
Stacy Pitta, Campbell’s
Craig Aiello, Leonhardt Manufacturing
Frank Fuhrman, Hanover Auto Team
David Harnish, Hanover Public School District
Drew Little, Conewago Valley School District
10:55 AM Break 11:00 AM Technology Integration and the Workforce
Denise Conrad, Ring Container
11:30 AM Lunch
12:30 PM Employer Resources Panel This panel will provide employers with information on services and program resources to assist with employee recruitment and training needs. Participants will also learn about funding opportunities that can help defray the cost of employee training.