From June 20-23, 2017, Geographic Solutions will host the 14th Annual Workforce Technology Conference, which will showcase the latest software solutions that aid in the modernization of workforce development and reemployment programs nationwide. The conference gives workforce development staff, administrators, case managers, unemployment insurance professionals, and labor market information specialists the opportunity to learn about web-based systems that can improve agency performance and service delivery.
The 2017 agenda will feature informative presentations by industry leaders and Geographic Solutions staff, as well as discussion groups covering topics such as the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and partner programs, case management, federal reporting, labor market information, unemployment benefits, and system enhancements. We look forward to seeing you there!
Feel free to utilize the following templates when requesting approval to attend the 2017 Workforce Technology Conference. We have designed letters of approval specific to workforce development and labor market professionals. You may tailor each letter to fit your request.
Draft agenda as of May 02, 2017. Sessions and speakers are subject to change without prior notice.
Located in the heart of historic downtown Monterey and just steps away from the famous Fisherman's Wharf, the Monterey Marriott provides a sparkling view of Monterey Bay and the coastline. The hotel features premier meeting spaces, stylish guest rooms, two onsite restaurants, a heated outdoor pool, whirlpool, day spa, and fitness center.
Room Rate:Room rate: $199.99/night plus taxes and fees. Parking at the hotel is an additional cost. Public parking is also available nearby.
Make Conference Hotel Reservations Online. Or, make reservations by phone (888-789-3090) under the Geographic Solutions room block.
The City of Monterey is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on Central California's Pacific Coast. The city had California's first theatre, public building, public library, publicly-funded school, printing press, and newspaper. The city and surrounding area have attracted artists since the late 19th century and many celebrated painters and writers have lived there. Until the 1950s, there was an abundant fishery. Among Monterey's notable present-day attractions are the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf, and the annual Monterey Jazz Festival.
Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) is located approximately 4 miles (10 minutes) from the conference. Mineta/San Jose International Airport (SJC) is located approximately 75 miles (80 minutes) from the conference. Ground transportation from each airport to the Monterey Marriott is available via a variety of onsite rental car companies, taxis, and shuttle services. At this time, the Marriott does not offer a complimentary shuttle service to/from MRY airport.
Monterey Marriott Hotel Parking: Valet only. $20 per car, per day. Public parking is also available nearby.
Monterey Airbus: Door-to-door service from San Jose International Airport to the conference hotel. The shuttle service also offers service throughout the Monterey peninsula to local businesses, restaurants, marinas, and more. Click here to book online.
350 Calle Principal
Monterey, CA 93940