“Dr. Bev” joins Tanya Hutchins, Communications Representative, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers to talk about “Introducing Youth to American Infrastructure+” – iyai+ — a national non-profit dedicated to inspiring, educating, and engaging today’s youth to become tomorrow’s American infrastructure leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, and skilled workforce. (www.iyai.org)
“People-readiness” is a high-risk challenge facing our nation’s critical infrastructure sectors. We need laser-focus on “best-in-class” infrastructure and technical education; workforce and youth entrepreneurship training, and skills development – including the arts and life success skills.
(View the PowerPoint: ( https://1drv.ms/p/s!ArF9Q3XlqtRQhtx0CBNlVj26auyPIw )
People of color, women, and our most vulnerable youth continue to be significantly under-represented in employment and business opportunities across the critical infrastructure sectors.
Unlocking this potential is part of the solution to improving outcomes for ALL Americans and advancing American competitiveness.