PSA for MAY 2018 Council of Chief Elected Officials of Northwest Georgia, Workforce Development Board, and Committee Meetings

PSA for Council of Chief Elected Officials of Northwest Georgia, Workforce Development Board, and Committee Meetings

Please run the notices below as a public service announcement, at your convenience, prior to the meeting dates.  Included are the meetings Agenda for your reference, in compliance with the July 1999 revisions to the Georgia Open Meetings Law.

MEETING NOTICES

Jim Henry, Chairman of the Nominating Committee, announces a meeting of the NOMINATING  COMMITTEE for the purpose of: Minutes; Officers; Executive Committee; and other items. The meeting will be at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 16,  2018, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

Robert Martin, Chairman of the Proposal Review Committee, announces a meeting of the PROPOSAL REVIEW COMMITTEE for the purpose of: Minutes; New Programs and Providers; Policies; and other items. The meeting will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 16, 2018, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

Bruce Bowman, Chairman of the Workforce Development Board, announces a meeting of the WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD (WDB) OF NORTHWEST GEORGIA for the purpose of:  Consent Agenda; Fiscal Report; Promoting Access for Individuals with Disabilities Committee Report; Youth Committee Report and Recommendations; Proposal Review Committee Report and Recommendations; Nominating Committee Report and Recommendations; High Demand Career Initiative Update; Laura Gammage, GDEcD; and other items. The meeting will be at 12:00 Noon, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

Ted Rumley, Chairman of the Council of Chief Elected Officials of Northwest Georgia, announces a Meeting of the CHIEF ELECTED OFFICIALS OF NORTHWEST GEORGIA (CCEO) for the purpose  of: Consent Agenda; Workforce Development Board Membership; WDB Actions; and other items. The meeting will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 17, 2018, Gordon County Agricultural Services Center, Calhoun, Georgia.

*Activities are conducted in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the State Open Meeting requirements.

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Business Informer, April 2018

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April 24, 2018

Rome-Floyd Chamber of Commerce

Confluence

DeSoto Theatre, Downtown Rome, GA

Date: April 12, 2018

Al Hodge, President, Rome Floyd Chamber of Commerce

The Rome-Floyd Chamber’s annual Confluence was held at the historic DeSoto Theatre in downtown Rome, Georgia on April 12th.  The Confluence is a one day conference of inspiration, innovation and motivation.  The community-based event is planned and executed by the Rome Floyd Chamber with help from a large volunteer committee.  The Confluence is designed to provide insights on emerging technical trends and generate ideas as well as promote an entrepreneurial spirit in the community.

This year’s attendees learned about trends in virtual reality; toys and games; wearable technology; 3-D printers; and the implications of new technology in healthcare.

Speakers included Dr. David Lee, UGA Vice President of Research and Development, Thomas Gatliff, Owner of Gatliff Technologies, Annie Eaton, President and CEO of Futurus, Matt Nuccio, Design Edge, Joshua Cutter and Berry Student Team, Solar Powered Sensor, Dr. Himanshu Patel, Redmond Regional Medical Center and Harbin Clinic, Witt Teem and Graham Widmann, HackBerry Fashion Show

Witt Teem and Graham Widmann– Hackberry Technology in Fashion

NORTHWEST GEORGIA MOBILE CAREER CENTER

The Mobile Career Resource Center is a 13-station, state-of-the-art, fully accessible computer lab. The unit offers a full array of services.  Internet connection is via satellite. Printer, scanner and copy services are available on the unit. A fully accessible ADA workstation is available adjacent to the wheelchair lift.  For more information and/or to reserve the lab, please contact Terri Morgan, tmorgan@nwgrc.org.

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Youth Committee and PAID Committee Meetings, May 2018

MEETING NOTICES

Beth Kelley, Chairman of the Youth Committee, announces a  meeting of the Youth Committee for the purpose of: Minutes;  Performance Report; Fiscal Report; Goals and Objectives; Youth Services Dropout Policy; Youth Work Experience Agreements; Vickie Spence, Executive Director, United Way of Gordon County; and other items. The meeting will be at Noon, Wednesday, May 9, 2018,  Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

Paul Ray, Chairman of the Promoting Access for Individuals with Disabilities Committee  announces a meeting of the Promoting Access for Individuals with Disabilities Committee  for the purpose of Minutes; Goals and Objectives; Website; Business Representatives; and other items. The meeting will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Vocational Rehabilitation, Rome, Georgia.

*Activities are conducted in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the State Open Meeting requirements.*

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WDB/CCEO/Committee Meetings, March 2018

Public Service Announcement (PSA), in compliance with the July 1999 revisions to the Georgia Open Meetings Law.

MEETING NOTICES

Beth Kelly, Chairman of the Youth Committee, announces a meeting of the YOUTH  COMMITTEE for the purpose of: Minutes; Fiscal Report; Performance Report; Budgets, and other items. The meeting will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

A PROPOSAL REVIEW COMMITTEE meeting has been scheduled for the purpose of: Chairman, Minutes, New Programs and Providers, Budgets, and other items. The meeting will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

Bruce Bowman, Chairman of the Workforce Development Board, announces a meeting of the WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD (WDB) OF NORTHWEST GEORGIA for the purpose of:  Consent Agenda; Fiscal Report; Promoting Access for Individuals with Disabilities Committee Report; Youth Committee Report and Recommendations; Proposal Review Committee Report and Recommendations; High Demand Career Initiative Update; and other items. The meeting will be at 12:00 Noon, Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Calhoun, Georgia.

Ted Rumley, Chairman of the Council of Chief Elected Officials of Northwest Georgia, announces a Meeting of the CHIEF ELECTED OFFICIALS OF NORTHWEST GEORGIA (CCEO) for the purpose  of: Consent Agenda; Workforce Development Board Membership; WDB Actions; and other items. The meeting will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018, Gordon County Agricultural Services Center, Calhoun, Georgia.

*Activities are conducted in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the State Open Meeting requirements.

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