|2015 Conference Sponsors|
Burning Glass is a leading developer of web-based labor market analytic and job matching applications for the education and workforce sectors. Our technology analyzes millions of online job postings from 17,000+ sources, providing real-time intelligence on jobs and skills in demand to inform program design and expansion, employer outreach, and career services.
EMSI turns labor market data into useful information that helps community colleges align their programs to occupations, inspire their students with the right career vision, and demonstrate their impact on students, businesses, and the surrounding region.
At Praxair, 27,000 employees in more than 50 countries are working together towards a common goal: making our planet more productive. For more than 100 years, Praxair has taken something as fundamental as air and turned it into ways to make plants operate cleaner and more productively, food taste better, breathing easier and manufacturing processes more efficient -- in short, to make all our lives better.
Geographic Solutions is the nation’s leading provider of integrated software for state and local workforce agencies in over 30 states and U.S. territories. Our solutions address all federally-funded workforce programs, including WIOA, Unemployment Insurance Benefits/Tax, WP, TAA, WTP Case Management, Labor Exchange, Job Aggregation, Labor Market Information, and Fund Tracking.
PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION SPONSOR
As the largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, Portland Community College serves nearly 90,000 full-time and part-time students each year. From training our community's workforce and preparing students for four-year schools, to leading the way in educational success and completion, the work we do at PCC today is at the heart of our region's success tomorrow.
At ACT — a nonprofit organization — we are driven by our mission, our vision, and our values. Our mission is to help people achieve education and workplace success. Our vision is to impact lifelong success for individuals, as they define it. We value learning, diversity, excellence, sustainability, leadership, and empowerment. We understand the urgency of education and workplace success in today's world. This is why we embrace the opportunity to advance lives. It is in this role that we look forward to the opportunity to help shape the world.
The Center for Work Ethic Development partners with organizations across the U.S. giving practical tools for building work ethic. Our innovative curriculum and certification program, Bring Your A Game to Work, is available in three versions (adult, youth, and veteran). Find out how we’re helping more than 500 organizations turn common sense into common practice!
The CompTIA Academy Partner Program offers a robust educational program designed to assist academic institutions, nonprofit organizations, and government retraining agencies in enhancing the learning experience for students preparing for an IT career. We can help students acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and credentials for a successful IT career path. The program includes information, tools, and resources designed to help school administrators and instructors plan, prepare, and deliver an effective IT curriculum.
Gradcast.com is a mobile optimized platform that delivers near real-time tracking of your Graduate student’s employment activity at a granular level. The information is displayed on a user friendly dashboard that eliminates the tedious task of gathering data through multiple people and spreadsheets spread throughout different campuses and departments. Gradcast connects your new Graduates to employers hiring in their newly trained area of expertise and allows your College to reach out to employers for externships, internships and advisory boards.
CampusWorks is dedicated exclusively to higher education and focused on addressing the business and technology needs of colleges and universities. CampusWorks distinguishes itself by providing clients with a unique combination of business acumen, higher education expertise, technical know-how and professional planning bundled into senior professionals. CampusWorks brings the right talent to the project at the right time. Learn more at www.campusWorksinc.com
NCCT has tested more than 430,000 candidates since 1989. Its Medical Assistant, Phelbotomist and Surgical Technician programs hold accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies. NCCT also certifies Patient Care Technicians, Medical Office Management, ECG and Insurance Biller and Coders.
COFFEE BREAK SPONSOR
StudentLingo from Innovative Educators is a series of interactive on-demand workshops, action plans, and valuable resources focused on helping students achieve their academic, personal, and career goals. Workshops can be purchased individually or in packages.