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Monday, May 8 • 3:05pm - 3:55pm
Offshore Wind’s Other Workforce Gap: Filling Roles in Today’s Planning and Development Phases

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Much of the offshore wind workforce development effort has been focused on high-volume roles in construction and technicians. Yet it is clear gaps have emerged in permitting, planning, and engineering. This session considers questions such as: What are the pre-construction gaps in employment affecting both government and industry? What is the role of colleges and how can college programs better prepare white collar graduates for the offshore wind industry? How do you create a bridge between training programs and hiring?

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Angele Doyne

Managing Partner, The Ampersand Group
Angelé Doyne is a strategist, innovator, and cultivator of multi-stakeholder ecosystems that intersect business, education, social equity, and public service to advance positive outcomes for diverse communities.  As managing partner of the Ampersand Group, she leads initiatives... Read More →
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Terence Kelly

Head of External Affairs, Atlantic Shores Wind
Terence Kelly is head of external affairs at Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind, LLC, a 50:50 joint venture partnership between Shell New Energies US LLC and EDF-RE Offshore Development, LLC (a subsidiary of EDF Renewables North America). Terence joined Atlantic Shores in 2022 after serving... Read More →
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Ian Straughter

Principal, Karp Strategies
Ian brings over a decade of experience in workforce and community development, project management, stakeholder engagement, and partnership creation to his role as principal at Karp Strategies. During his time at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), Ian cultivated... Read More →

Monday May 8, 2023 3:05pm - 3:55pm EDT
Room 115 (1st Floor)