Punch List: 18 Ideas for Inspiring the Next Generation
Wednesday, February 1 | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
LVCC - West 232
What It’s About
‘The House That She Built’ has sparked a fast-growing movement in generating awareness about the skilled trades and supporting workforce development initiatives in our industry. In this Learning Lab, hear 18 unique and empowering stories of how individuals, companies and associations have embraced THTSB to connect in their local communities, engage a new generation of talent and change the conversation around careers in building. Discover how to elevate your brand by bringing hands-on activities to local schools and youth organizations, connect with buyer’s by showing you are a mission-driven organization, host family-friendly events that engage and inspire, and so much more! Every one of us can impact workforce development, elevate women in construction and demonstrate that our industry values diversity, equity and inclusion—all while ensuring that our industry is set up for success far beyond 2023.
What You’ll Learn
- Discover how industry peers are inspiring the next generation to think about careers in the trades.
- Learn ways to change the perception of career-based bias by getting in front of the youngest learners as early as kindergarten.
- Understand how to work with parents and educators to shift the mindset that one path is better than another.
- Identify how to effectively recruit workers through the most obvious underrepresented communitywomen.
How to Attend
Participants must be registered for an Expo + Education or Expo + 1-Day Education pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
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Who Should Attend
Single Family Builders - General Contracting, Production, Spec/Tract, Single Family Builders - Custom, Designers, Architects, Engineers & Planners
NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s)