Watertown Workforce Summit

Lake Area Technical Institute, Student Center
1201 Arrow Ave.

Wednesday, May 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summit Report-out, Accenture

Agenda (in Adobe .pdf format)

Videos from the Summit

Video of Governor Daugaard's opening remarks:

Governor Daugaard welcomes Watertown Summit attendees

Video of state cabinet panel presentations on state workforce development initiative:

Members of the South Dakota State Cabinet, including Secretary of Labor and Regulation Marcia Hultman, addressed workforce issues at the Summit.

Video of Paul Harrington providing highlights of his "Understanding Job Market Imbalances in South Dakota" study:

Paul Harrington shares highlights of his report,

Video of Edward Gordon's presentation on "Future Jobs: Solving the Employment & Skills Crisis":

Edward Gordon talks to the Summit audience about future jobs in South Dakota.

Video of panel discussion:

Dr. Leslie Jutting, Superintendent of the Watertown School District joins panelists Bert Falak, Director of Northeast Technical High School and Deb Shephard, President, Lake Area Technical School, in addressing education-related workforce issues.

Video of Tim Rogers of Accenture Consulting as he provides closing remarks at the Summit:

Tim Rogers of Accenture Consulting provides a wrap-up of the break-out discussions and closing remarks.

Presentations and Other Documents Shared at the Summit

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