Join us for a talent and workforce focused event that addresses the challenges posed by today's tight labor markets. In an environment where attracting top talent with the desired skills and qualifications can be an uphill battle, the "Anchoring Talent on the Career Coast" event has been designed to equip you with the insights and connections necessary for success in today’s talent market.
Presentation of the Latest Regional Skills Analysis: Gain a deep understanding of the current regional skills landscape with an insightful presentation by Michael Hogan from RTI International. This data-driven analysis will arm you with the information you need to make informed hiring decisions in the future.
Engaging Panel Discussion: Our panel discussion features industry leaders from healthcare, technology, and manufacturing talent pipeline collaboratives, along with education leaders from K-12, community colleges, and universities. Get ready to hear from:
· Amy Akers, Novant Health
· Jim Flock, Cape Fear Manufacturing Partnership
· Lisa Leath, Vantaca
· Dr. Charles Foust, New Hanover County Schools
· Jim Morton, Cape Fear Community College
· Dr. Aswani Volety, UNCW
These experts will share their experiences, strategies, and best practices for attracting, retaining, and developing top talent in our community.
Introduction to the Wilmington Chamber’s New Talent Attraction Brand and Website: Be among the first to discover the Wilmington Chamber's innovative approach to talent attraction. Learn how this new initiative can support your organization in attracting the right candidates.
Networking Opportunities: Connect with business leaders, peers, and potential clients before our program begins at 8:00 am.
In a competitive job market, finding and retaining top talent is essential for success. Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights, access industry expertise, and expand your professional network. Join us at the Anchoring Talent on the Career Coast event and chart a course toward a more robust and competitive workforce.
TICKETS & SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION
Tickets for Wilmington Chamber members are $65 each and nonmembers are $75 each. Tables of 8 are available for $520 for members and $600 for nonmembers. The deadline to purchase tickets is 11:55 pm on Tuesday, October 17.
For sponsorship information, please contact Megan Mullins at email@example.com. The deadline to sponsor this event is Friday, October 13.
Indulge in a selection of fresh fruits, yogurt, oatmeal with brown sugar and raisins, scrambled eggs, smoked bacon, sausage links, hash brown potatoes, buttermilk biscuits with savory sausage gravy, and accompany your meal with assorted juices and aromatic coffee
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Check-in and Networking
8:00 - 9:30 am
Please arrive early and come prepared. Allow ample time for travel, parking, check-in, and seating. If you're not feeling well, please stay home.
Lumina on Wrightsville Beach a Holiday Inn Resort | 1706 N. Lumina Ave. Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Complimentary parking is provided at the resort, with priority placement given to overnight hotel guests. Paid on-street parking is also an option. We strongly encourage carpooling.
After parking, find your way to the third floor using the stairs or elevator for check-in. Our event will be hosted in the Lumina Ballroom. Registered attendees will receive a name tag that will serve as your ticket before being directed to the ballroom.