Southeastern MA Labor Market Outlook Forum

Southeastern MA Labor Market Outlook Forum

Stephanie Helm, Director of the MassCyberCenter at MassTech, keynotes the Forum, focusing on the Massachusetts Cybersecurity Ecosystem, Cybersecurity Resiliency, and New Training Initiatives.

The event will also feature several panels and issues-focused events:


Featured Panel Presentations

Overview of the Southeastern MA Labor Market Blueprint

Addressing the Needs of Priority Industries and Occupations

Local & State Initiatives to Support Priority & Critical Industries

Health Care, Finance & Insurance, Professional Services & IT Manufacturing and Construction

Panelists Include:

  • John Killam, CEO, MassMEP
  • Kevin Smith, President & COO, Best of Care, Inc.
  • James Pimental, Vice-President/Organizer Bricklayers & Allied Craftsmen
  • Local 3 MA/ME/NH/RI


Building a Skilled Workforce Through Primary and Secondary Education Institutions

Aligning Curriculum to Meet the Needs of Priority Industries

Panelists Include:

  • William Brennan, Dean, Academic Division of Professional Programs, Quincy College
  • Thomas Hickey, Superintendent, South Shore Technical High School
  • Dr. Barbara McCarthy, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Massasoit Community College
  • Jennifer Menard, VP of Workforce Development, Bristol Community College

Creative Opportunities to Build a Skilled and Diverse Workforce Pipeline

Utilizing Non-traditional Public, Private and Non-Profit Organizations

Panelists Include:

  • David Hencke, Outreach Coordinator VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Mitchell Zahn, Area Director, Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
  • David Bassett, SCSEP Director, Operation A.B.L.E., Inc.


Please RSVP no later than May 15, 2019

Sponsored by MassHIRE South Shore Workforce Board, Bristol Workforce Board, Greater New Bedford Workforce Board, & Greater Brockton Workforce Board.


Event Info

Date & Time 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Holiday Inn, Taunton - Foxboro Area
700 Myles Standish Boulevard Governor's Ballroom
Taunton, MA 02780
United States
Massachusetts US