North Carolina Conference on Education

Date: August 14, 2014

Time: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm


Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Conference Center
4700 Emperor Drive


2014 Conference on Education


Education and talent supply are a key pillar in the North Carolina Chamber’s North Carolina Vision 2030 – A Plan for Accelerating Job Growth & Securing North Carolina’s Future. Preparing tomorrow’s workforce by building and sustaining strong education development systems that are effective, agile, accountable, and continually produce a competitive, world-class workforce is a top priority for the Chamber. That is why your state chamber is hosting its 6th annual Conference on Education where we have a collaborative, productive dialogue with maximum participation from the education and business communities in our state. This conference will engage business leaders in a discussion of the role they can play in ensuring the state’s students are well-prepared for the jobs of tomorrow.

Agenda Topics to Include:

  • Certified Work Ready Communities
  • Common Core Standards
  • Business and Education Working Together: Solutions for North Carolina’s Workforce Needs
  • Education in Action – Success Stories

Presented by the North Carolina Chamber.