"2030: The Evolution of Work"
Josh Davies is passionate about helping others make a difference in their lives, jobs, and community. Through his work as a speaker and trainer, he has engaged and encouraged professionals across North America, the Middle East, and Asia. His engaging and connecting speaking style combined with relevant content make him an in-demand speaker, giving more than 75 keynote presentations and workshops to education, workforce, and corporate events annually. For the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Josh led the training for all 10,000 volunteers and more than 4,000 local service professionals for the event. Training Magazine named him as one of the top 10 trainers under 40 in America and the Denver Business Journal tapped him as one of Denver’s 40 Under 40.
"Embracing our Past. Celebrating Our Future"
Jason Green is a MD-based attorney, entrepreneur and thought leader on economic opportunity and the future of work. In 2013, Green co-founded SkillSmart, an award-winning enterprise that empowers communities by providing the skills-based ecosystem to connect employers, job seekers and education providers. In addition to his co-founder responsibilities, Green is Senior Vice President & General Counsel, leading external engagement, business development, communications, risk mitigation and government relations. Before founding SkillSmart, Jason held several positions in local and federal government, most recently serving as Associate Counsel to President Barack Obama, advising the president and senior staff on legal, economic and domestic policy matters. His exposure to local and national unemployment rates, policy responses and the effects on the economy inspired the SkillSmart platform.