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Conference and Training Materials

This web page has been created as a resource to provide conference and training materials for recent training events. Materials will be provided as they become available.

The Symposium 2019 Materials

Speaker presentations will be added as they become available

Plenary Sessions
Digital Skills for Everyday Tasks
The Skills Gap 2019

Are You A Workforce System Fraidy Cat
An Innovative Ecosystem for IT Workforce Development
Skillful Talent Series
Instructing On-site and Online Best Practices
Operationalizing Co-Enrollments through Cross-training Tell Us Your Ideas
Raspberry Pi STEM Summer Camp Experience
Solving the LMI Puzzle
Strageties to Promote Successful Reentry
The Local MOU-An Interactive Roadmap to Successful Partnership
Welcome to PA CareerLink Kiosk System
WIOA Regional and Local Plans Looking Forward

2019 PWDA Annual Conference Materials

Speaker presentations will be added as they become available.

4 Keys to TANF
A Continuity of Work-Based Learning
Apprenticeships in Non-Traditional Fields Scenario Activity
Apprenticeships in Non-Traditional Fields
BCPS – PWDA Conference Info
Business Education Partnerships WORKS
Business Services Innovations at the PA CareerLink Bucks County
Career Pathways
Combined State Plan Update and Process
Community, Business and Education Partnerships
Creating Connections to High Demand Careers in Manufacturing and Logistics
CWDS Today 2.0 Tomorrow
Dealing with Change
Embedded Inclusion Liaison
Finding Employment as We Mature
Form I-9 Overview May 2019
Intersection How to Positively Engage OSY Youth
New Hire Employer Outreach Presentation 2019
One-Stop Operating Budget
Path To Careers Outreach handout
Principles of Lean and 8 Wastes
Raspberry PI STEM TANF Summer Camp Experience
Re-Energizing Business Services Team
Shared-Work For Employers
Social Capital The Lifeline to Overcoming Barriers
Tennessee TABE Sessions
The Power of Positive Thinking for Workforce Development Youth
The Rocks and Pebbles of Time Management in a PA CareerLink®
Understanding the Latino Workforce in Pennsylvania
Use Data to Improve Reported Outcomes
WIOA and the Opportunities of Regional Planning
Working with Immigrants_How Title II Combines ESL Civics Education with Training
Your Journey Begins

2018 PA WDB Symposium Materials

IP Roundtable

Dr. Gustavo Grodnitzky Keynote Address 
Inflection Point – PA WDB
Inflection Point 2017 Overview
Partnerships in Workforce and Economic Development
PWDA Fall Symposium Co-enrollment Session Presentation FINAL
PA Co-Enrollment Action Plan
BWPO Presentation – Ruben Pachay
Catalyst MEDS for PA Workforce 
Washington Update – Chris Andresen
FOW – Nate Anderson

2018 PWDA Annual Conference Materials

Plenary Sessions
Investing in Americas Workforce in the 21st Century
High Tech High Touch

Becoming a High Performance Workforce Board
Bringing Together All the Data and Information You Need
Build Your Own Apprenticeship
Does Your CareerLink Have Glow
Engaging Employers to Tackle Skills Gaps
Investing in America’s Workforce in the 21st Century
Pitch with Persuasion
Putting Social Media to Work
SkillUp™ Lancaster Community-wide Workforce Initiative
Washington Update
WIOA After (Almost) 4 Years What Have We Learned
Workforce Grants Narratives, Budgets and Planning

2018 Youth Day Materials

Youth Day Agenda
WIOA Measurable Skill Gains Outcomes
Meeting Performance_Program Examples_PWDA_March 20 2018

2017 Youth Day Materials

Youth Day Agenda
Youth Day Presenters’ Contact Information

Washington Update NYEC PAWDA slides
Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
PA Department of Human Services

2017 PWDA Annual Conference Workshop Materials

Apprenticeship Mentoring Essential for Success
Fiscal Topics
Leaders Wanted – MU CPM Program
Leaders Wanted – MU Leadership
CPM application
Performance Overview
Tell Your Workforce Story with Friendly, Understandable, Visual, and Usable Data
RSAB Presentation
Brown Shop-Rite Workforce Program
An Employer’s Brief on Fair Chance Hiring
ISY Overview
PA CareerLink Academy Outline for Schools
Working Together Inside and Outside the Walls


PA Workforce Development Association