2022 Forward Thinking Summit

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The Forward Thinking Summit is uniquely positioned to bring together social work and human service leaders, international experts, researchers, and practitioners in an informative event…

…resulting in attendees at all levels leaving with cutting-edge social service management strategies. You will have ample opportunities to network with colleagues at the conference venue and at social gatherings offsite.

The summit will feature plenary sessions, invitational presentations, and workshops. As we prepare for NSWM’s Second Anual Forward Thinking Summit, please check back occasionally to see updated information.

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The 2022 Summit Program is currently unavailable. Please check back occasionally to see updated information.

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The theme for the Forward Thinking Summit…

A Vision for the Future: Transforming the Workplace of the Future: A Commitment to Wellbeing and Inclusion

… challenges the public and non-profit organizations to (re)imagine, define and lead in shaping a future workplace that empowers individuals to reach their fullest potential.

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2022 Keynote Speakers

Tuesday, June 14 | 9:00am-10:00am PT

A Human-Centered Workplace

Amanda Cage
CEO & President
National Fund for Workforce Solutions

Wednesday, June 15 | 12:00pm-1:00pm PT

The Great Reset

Karin Norington- Reaves
Workforce Expert and Congressional Candidate for Illinois’ First District

Thursday, June 16 | 2:30pm-3:30pm PT

P.O.W.E.R. Up! Skills that will Transform the Future of Work

Jeffery T.D. Wallace
President & CEO