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Workforce Investments

​Featured Workforce Ev​ents 

Below is information on featured events, conferences and convenings, organized by the HECC Office of Workforce Investments, under the direction of the Higher Education Coordinating Commission and the W​orkforce and Talent Development Board (WTDB)​. ​

This page does not include public meetings. For information on public meetings, see HECC Public Meetings and Affiliated Boards. For the agency as a whole, a calendar of future tentatively scheduled Events and Meetings​ is available here.

Upcoming Events:​


​​Past Events:​
Talent Summit 2022

April 12, 2022

Find details here

Talent Summit 2020

March 9, 2020

The Oregon Workforce and Talent Development Board (WTDB) and the Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) sponsored the second Oregon Talent Summit. This conference will provide an opportunity for leaders to discuss talent needs of Oregon's employers and of current and future workers.​​

WTDB Healthcare Forum 2018: Building Oregon's Healthcare Pipeline
November 7, 2018 from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
This is a statewide conference about models and best practices that can be implemented by healthcare organizations to develop and increase a skilled healthcare workforce in Oregon.

​Talent Summit 2018
May 11, 2018, Portland
This event brought together over 350 business, education, workforce, public policy, community, and talent development leaders at the Oregon Convention Center to address the talent needs of Oregon businesses, and how to best prepare Oregonians for the quickly evolving 21st century workforce.