Pam / Tuesday, February 9, 2021 / Categories: ATSSA, Convention & Expo, Training Don’t miss Wednesday’s Workforce Development Open Forum Join this live discussion Feb. 10 from 10 a.m. to noon EST Every company seeks to recruit and retain the most talented personnel but how to do it takes insights and skill. Join the Workforce Development Open Forum on Wednesday Feb. 10 for a live discussion from 10 a.m. to noon EST about developing a new model for success that identifies, trains and places individuals for jobs in the roadway safety infrastructure industry. Learn from seasoned personnel from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and bring your ideas and questions. The Workforce Development Open Forum is included in full registration for ATSSA’s 51st Annual Convention & Traffic Expo being held online through Feb. 18. Jeffrey Zaharewicz (left), acting director of the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Center for Accelerating Innovation and Office of Innovative Program Delivery, will serve as facilitator and will be joined by Karen Bobo (right), director of the Center for Transportation Workforce Development at FHWA. Zaharewicz is responsible for providing support, guidance, and policy direction for FHWA's strategic innovation deployment programs including Every Day Counts (EDC), State Transportation Innovation Councils, Accelerated Innovation Deployment Demonstration, and Accelerating Market Readiness. Bobo is a three-decade veteran of FHWA and has been involved in FHWA's EDC and highway Worker Safety programs. Previous Article ATSSA’s 2020 Annual Report now available online Next Article Workforce Development Open Forum provides insights for hiring, retention Print 2893 Rate this article: No rating Tags: FHWA EDC Karen Bobo Workforce Development Open Forum Jeffrey Zaharewicz Please login or register to post comments.