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Workforce Development, Department of Commerce

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October 11 - 13, 2017

Back to the Future - The Next 30 Years!

Sheraton Four Seasons
Greensboro, NC

The NCWorks Partnership Conference traditionally draws upwards of 1,000 Workforce Development Professionals from across the state. Attendees represent labor, state and federal government, education, community-based organizations, community colleges and the private sector. In its 30th year, the Conference continues to offer timely topics and networking opportunities.

2017 NCWorks Partnership Conference
- AGENDA  - 
Download the full agenda HERE!

The 2017 NCWorks Partnership Conference marks the 30th time workforce professionals from across the state have convened to learn, share, network, and stay up-to-date on the national, state, and local workforce scene. This video was presented during the opening session at this this year’s conference.  It reflects a workforce system that has evolved and changed, yet remains true to the values honed over these 30 years.

Pearls of Wisdom

We’re celebrating our 30th conference. See how you can join in the celebration by sending us your 30 second remembrance video. Check out these Pearls of Wisdom and then check here for details on how you can take part. 

General Sessions

Below are video recordings of the Wednesday opening session, Thursday general session, and Friday closing session.  Please click on the desired link to view.


Wednesday - Opening Session


Thursday - General Session


Friday - Closing Session


Catch the Conference REPLAY Here! 
In this special edition News Flash, you’ll see a full replay of our 30th Partnership Conference. This is a great way to relive the experience if you attended or to have a virtual conference experience if you couldn’t be there for the live action. We hope you enjoy The Replay!

For additional information, email or contact:

(919) 306-1819

Colette Trombley -
(919) 814-0381

NCWorks Training Center

(919) 814-0399

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