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Coming from his background in higher education policy, Brian Crouse, vice president of education programs at the Missouri Chamber of Commerce, is keenly aware of how critical it is to bridge the gap between what the education sector provides for students and what the business community needs from potential workers coming out of their pipeline. The Business Leads Fellowship offered him a new process and tools to communicate more effectively with these stakeholders.
Join the U.S. Chamber Foundation and the T3 Innovation Network on Thursday, August 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET, for an in-person Mid-Year Meeting in Washington, D.C., hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
During the event, we will debut the Master Use Case for Skills-Based Hiring and Advancement, provide updates on other signature T3 Network projects, and provide a forum to discuss Artificial Intelligence applications as a cross-network issue and opportunity, and more.
The U.S. government has committed to welcoming hundreds of thousands of people displaced by major refugee crises, including 95,000 at-risk Afghans who worked alongside the U.S military and 100,000 Ukrainians displaced by Russia’s recent military invasion. These developments represent an enormous opportunity for the American business community to help refugees to integrate into the U.S. workforce.