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 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