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November 08, 2019

Media Advisory: Apprenticeship Missouri Summit set for Nov. 12

(COLUMBIA, MO)—In celebration of National Apprenticeship Week, the Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development will host the second annual Apprenticeship Missouri Summit in Columbia on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The Summit will feature special remarks from Governor Mike Parson.

The Summit will also include presentations and panels, recognitions, networking opportunities, and the release of the Apprenticeship Missouri Playbook.  


Tuesday, Nov. 12

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Drury Plaza Hotel East 3100 Interstate 70 Dr. SE, Columbia MO 65201

*All events are open to the media.

Summit includes:

8:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

  • Panel discussions and presentations


12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

  • Governor’s presentation and awards ceremony


1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

  • A national perspective with New America and the future of Apprenticeship Missouri


See the full agenda at https://dhewd.mo.gov/apprenticeship_summit.php.

About the Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development: The department works to empower Missourians with the skills and education needed for success. More information about MDHEWD can be found at https://dhewd.mo.gov or on Facebook and Twitter @MoDHEWD.