ALTERNATIVE PATHWAYS TO TECH: CO-CREATING INNOVATIVE WORKFORCE TRAINING PROGRAMS IN AI AND BEYOND
April 30, 2021
A Case Study with SEMI and Skyline College
In this session participants will explore strategies used to co-create critical tech education pathways and training programs that lead to in-demand and high wage entry-level and middle skills careers.
The approach will lift college-industry partnerships and workforce development engagement strategies utilized to develop a pipeline of diverse talent that integrates approaches designed to enhance equity and inclusion across hiring and company practices.
03:21 – Who is SEMI?
06:48 – Industry Image and Awareness
08:45 – High Tech U
09:23 – Veterans
09:48 – Mentoring
11:14 – SEMI Works
13:56 – How Did Skyline College Do It?
17:08 – Process of Engagement
20:43 – Design Elements
22:50 – Alternative Pathways to Tech
24:52 – Skills Framework