4 more cities added to Oklahoma Works tour

4 more cities added to Oklahoma Works tour

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla._Governor Fallin has announced four additional Key Economic Network regional meetings to support the "Oklahoma Works" education and workforce initiative.

Each of the nine events will be co-hosted by the State Chamber of Oklahoma. Those nine events will be held in Ada, Altus, Choteau, Lawton, Oklahoma City, Shawnee, Tahlequah, Tulsa and Woodward.

Oklahoma Works is a prosperity-boosting initiative that seeks to increase educational attainment and match skilled workers with rewarding careers. By building local partnerships between state agencies, educational institutions, the business community and other stakeholders, Oklahoma Works aims to ensure students and adults find rewarding, lucrative careers and businesses have access to the highly educated and skilled workforce they need to succeed in today's modern economy.

At each of the nine events, check-in and registration starts at 2:30 p.m., the program starts at 3:00 p.m. and a reception will follow at 4:30 p.m.

August 25 - Central Key Economic Network
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma State University – OKC

August 27 - South Central Key Economic Network
Lawton Fort Sill Convention Center

September 1 - Eastern Key Economic Network
Northeastern State University

September 15 - Southwest Key Economic Network
Museum of the Western Prairie

September 17 - Southern Key Economic Network
East Central University

September 29 - Tulsa Area Key Economic Network
Tulsa Community College

October 26 - East Central Key Economic Network
Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center

October 27 - Northwest Key Economic Network
Woodward Conference Center

October 30 - Northeast Key Economic Network
MidAmerica Expo Center

Education and business professionals who are interested in registering for this event should email the State Chamber of Oklahoma at registration@okstatechamber.com.