Breakthrough Education-to-Employment Pathways Disruptive Models and Ideas

As a society, we are in the early stages of a rapidly accelerating revolution that is bringing automation, artificial intelligence, and technology into parts of the workforce that have, until now, escaped this latest wave of disruptive change. Preparing students for the workforce of the future will require a radical transformation of education-to-employment pathways. Some of the most cutting-edge policy and educational leaders will discuss how new partnerships, pathways and programs can be catalytic forces in reshaping education to prepare today’s children for tomorrow’s challenges.

Moderator: John Bailey, Fellow at CZI & Visiting fellow at AEI


Paymon Rouhanifard, Co-founder & CEO of Propel America

Jon Graft, Superintendent & CEO Butler Tech

Cate Swinburn, President, YouthForce NOLA