Welcome to NEMS 2020

The live, virtual event took place on November 13, 2020, but if you missed it or want to revisit the content, you can stream the keynotes, speeches, the panel discussion and all other event content here.

At this year’s event, we brought together experts in talent acquisition, manufacturing, Maker Movement industry leaders, entrepreneurs, educators, and curious minds to explore: “The Critical Need for the New Collar Workforce.”

Presented by:


Welcome & Opening Remarks

Keynote Presentations

Keynote: Andy Mackin

Keynote: Sarah Boisvert

MakerspaceCT's Solutions For The New Collar Workforce

Virtual Tracks




Program Update: New Initiatives & Partnerships Launched in 2020

National & State Perspectives on Workforce Development

National Governor's Council

CT Workforce Development Council

Panel Discussion

Closing Remarks, Thank you & Cocktail Demonstration!

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