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Economic Recovery and Transformation Forum
Doubletree Seattle Airport Hotel
May 12, 2009

8:30 a.m.         Registration

TVW Tape of Welcoming Remarks and Recovery Act Panel

9:30 a.m.         Eleni Papadakis, Workforce Board executive director, Welcome and Purpose of the Forum

9:40 a.m.         Video Message from U.S. Senator Patty Murray

9:45 a.m.         Recovery Act Panel – Federal and State Perspective

    • Chris Alejano, Policy Advisor for Governor Chris Gregoire
    • John Humphrey, U.S. Department of Labor Deputy Regional Administrator
    • Jennifer Thornton, Deputy Assistant Commissioner of Employment Security Department

10:30 a.m.       Break

TVW Tape of Green Economy Presentation

10:45 a.m.       Green Economy Presentations

Noon               Break for lunch

TVW Tape of Legislative Panel and Regional Clusters

12:30 p.m.       Announcements and 2009 Legislative session briefing

1:30  p.m.        The Role of Regional of Clusters – Mike Brennan, Workforce Board

2:15  p.m.        Rogers Weed, Director, Department of Community, Trade and Economic Development

2:30  p.m.        Presentation on job-focused Recovery Act

    • Ed Phippen, Washington State Hospital Association
    • Jeff Carpenter, Department of Transportation
    • Lynnae Ruttledge, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
    • Dan McConnon, Department of Community, Trade and Economic Development
    • Jane Hedges, Department of Ecology         

3:30 p.m.         Regional Roundtables

4:30 p.m.         Wrap up and adjourn


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