*Agenda subject to change without prior notice. Last updated on June 9, 2020.

Tuesday, June 8, 2021
8:00am - 5:00pm Registration  
9:00am - 12:00pm Pre-Conference Training Sessions  
Virtual OneStop Training (Part 1 of 2)
Best Practices for Using LMI in Virtual OneStop (Part 1 of 2)  
12:00pm - 1:30pm LUNCH ON YOUR OWN  
1:30pm - 3:30pm Pre-Conference Training Sessions  
Virtual Onestop training (part 2 of 2)  
Best Practices for using lmi in virtual onestop (part 2 of 2)  
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
7:30AM - 9:00AM Registration and Complimentary Breakfast  
9:00am - 9:30am General Session  
Conference Opening  
9:30am-10:00am General Session  
Geographic Solutions Update: A Year in Review  
10:00am - 10:15am Refreshment Break  
10:15am-11:45am General Session  
Trends in Workforce Development Panel Discussion  
12:00am - 1:00pm Complimentary Lunch  
1:15pm - 2:45pm General Session  
The Next Steps for the Geographic Solutions Product Line  
2:45pm - 3:00pm Refreshment Break  
3:00pm - 3:45pm General Session  
The State of Recruitment Advertising and What's Next  
3:45pm - 4:00pm Break  
4:00pm - 4:45pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Data-Driven to Succeed: A Missouri Case Study of Performance Management Strategy and Data Analytics for WIOA Success  
Find Your Next Career Kiosk  
Policy Chat with Ron Painter  
Virtual OneStop Updates for Eligible Training Providers  
The Latest on the Geographic Solutions Unemployment System  
Assisting Individuals with Disabilities with the Vocational Rehabilitation Module  
5:30pm - 8:00pm Welcome Reception (Wyndham Grand Pool Deck)  
Thursday, June 10, 2021
6:30am - 7:00am Walk the beach (Optional)  
7:30am - 8:30am Complimentary Breakfast  
8:30am - 10:00am General Session  
Keynote address  
10:00am - 10:15am Refreshment Break  
10:15am - 11:00am BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
SkillUp Virtual Career Services  
VOSGreeter: Know Your American Job Center Visitors' Who, Why, When and Where  
How to Improve Retention in Career Pathways and Apprenticeship Programs  
Eligible Training Providers: Performance Requirements and Data Validation Tools  
Introducing Essential Free Learning for Job Seekers/Becoming a Professional Workforce Publisher  
Fraud Investigations, Overpayments, and Collections in GUS  
11:15am - 12:00pm Break  
11:15am - 12:00pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Expanding Business Customers and Relationships  
Help Desk Management: Support Customers in Real Time via Live Chat  
Essential Elements of Successful Reentry Programs  
PIRL Reporting Assistant: Sharing Data with Local Staff and Data Element Validation Sampling  
Introducing the Next Version of Virtual LMI  
Enhancing the Unemployment Insurance Appeals Process  
12:00pm - 1:30pm Client Recognition Luncheon  
1:45pm - 2:30pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Good Humans and Robots vs. Bad Humans and Robots  
Quickly Finding the Right Job: Changing the Process of Searching for a Job  
Efficient Case Management Tools (Part One)  
U.S. Employer Database Review and Update  
Supporting Individuals in Their Quest to Reduce Reliance on SNAP Benefits  
A Modernized Approach to Unemployment Insurance Tax  
2:30pm - 2:45pm Break  
2:45pm - 3:30pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Helping Individuals Achieve Self-Sufficiency with the TANF Module  
Improving Employer Outreach with the CRM Module  
Efficient Case Management Tools (Part Two)  
ADA and Section 508: Making Your Online Services Accessible to All Users  
Virtual Career Center: Powerful Career Pathway Tools to Drive Student Success (Part One)  
Developing Strategic Alliances with State Workforce Agencies through OFCCP Compliance  
3:30pm - 3:45pm Refreshment Break  
3:45pm - 4:30pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Workforce ITSC: Tools and Resources for WIOA Partners  
Tracking Local Programs with the Agency Defined Programs Module  
Supporting Trade Workers with the Trade Adjustment Assistance Module  
Designing the Next Workforce System  
Virtual Career Center: Leveraging Your Employer Network and State Labor Market Data to Drive Student Success (Part Two)  
Virtual OneStop Reentry Employment Opportunities: Helping Offenders Find Employment After Release  
WID Geeks Unite  
6:00pm - 9:00pm President's Reception (casa marina - clearwater beach)  
Friday, June 11, 2021
7:30am - 8:30am Complimentary Breakfast  
8:30am - 9:15am BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Preparing Individuals for Success in the Workforce with the Adult Education Module  
Simplifying the Employer Tax Credit Management Process with the WOTC Module  
OFCC-Related Job Imports  
Data Warehouse and Analytics: Empowering Staff to Effectively Use Data to Drive Business Decisions  
Single Sign-On: An Integrated and Identity Access Solution  
Federal Reporting and Validation Processes: GUS Functionality for Producing Consistent UI Required Reports  
9:15am - 9:30am BREAK  
9:30am - 10:15am BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Enhancements to the Mobile Job Search Application  
Event Management: Promoting Events and Tracking Services in Virtual OneStop  
How Does Your State Compare to the Nation? An Exploration of WIOA Performance Among Virtual OneStop States  
Measuring Campaign Success with Google Analytics  
The Latest in Data Collection and Aggregation  
State Information Data Exchange System (SIDES) Integration within GUS  
10:15am - 10:30am REFRESHMENT BREAK  
10:30am - 11:45am BREAKOUT SESSIONS  
Enhancement Voting for Virtual OneStop  
Roundtable Discussion on the Future of Virtual LMI  
Roundtable Discussion on the Future of GUS and REX  
11:45am - 12:00pm General Session  
Closing Remarks  
12:00pm - 5:00pm Meet with Geographic Solutions Staff (By Appointment Only)  

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