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Drinks and Discourse: BART’s Grace Crunican
6:00 p.m. | Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Grab a drink and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s inspiring Drinks and Discourse series, we sit down with Grace Crunican, the general manager of BART who oversees a staff of 3,600 full-time employees and $40 billion of transportation infrastructure that links the region. Come hear about her career path, the challenges of running BART and what the future holds for public transit.
+ Noah Christman / SPUR
+ Grace Crunican / BART
The Future of Workforce Development in Oakland
12:30 p.m. | Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Oakland’s vibrant and innovative job opportunities comprise an invaluable piece of the Bay Area’s internationally recognized economy. What are the city and employers doing to ensure that this economy and workforce stay competitive, and how can they see to it that economic growth benefits everyone equitably? Explore the workforce development strategies and specific projects that are poised to make an impact in Oakland.
+ Julina Bonilla / Port of Oakland
+ Stephen Baiter / Oakland Workforce Development Board
+ Barbara Leslie / Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
+ Alyson Greenlee / CoLab Consultants
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