Workforce of Today, Workforce of Tomorrow: The Business Case for High-Quality Child Care

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:30am
Greer City Hall
301 East Poinsett Street
Greer, SC 29651
United States

The U.S. Chamber Foundation's Center for Education and Workforce is partnering with Capita, Greenville First Steps, and Spartanburg First Steps to host a special event that will highlight the economic case for high-quality early childhood education as a part of the 2018 Workforce of Today, Workforce of Tomorrow roadshow.

For more information and to register for this event, download the agenda and visit the event page

About the Event

This event, free to attend, will gather business leaders, economic and workforce development professionals, policymakers, and philanthropic leaders for a discussion of how high-quality child care supports the development of the future workforce while ensuring the well-being and productivity of today’s workforce. The program will be structured around the release of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s recent report Workforce of Today, Workforce of Tomorrow. Katharine Stevens, author of the report and Resident Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, will keynote the event. Lunch will be served.

Panelists include:

Doug Dorman, Vice President of Human Resources, Greenville Health System 
Cynthia Bennett, Vice President of Education, South Carolina Chamber of Commerce
Georgia Mjartan, Executive Director, South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness
​Jamie Moon, President, Institute for Child Success