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Joint Center Hosts Convening on the Future of Work in Chicago

On April 26, 2019, the Joint Center, Comcast-NBCUniversal, and Black Action in Public Policy Studies (a student group at the University of Chicago) hosted a day-long convening at the UChicago to discuss solutions for the Black residents in Chicago as it relates to the future of work.Participants, including local workforce boards, community leaders, coding groups, academics, members of both the business and philanthropic sector, and policy students at UChicago, contributed to a critical conversation.
The convening, “The Future of the Workforce,” is a part of a four-part series that will take place in different cities around the U.S.