CareerTech VISION 2013 Attendees Learn from Trane Leader about Best Practices for Developing Public-Private Partnerships to Advance Workforce Development

Las Vegas, Dec. 5, 2013 – Greg Josefchuk, strategic programs leader for Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort systems and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, will discuss best practices for developing public-private partnerships to advance workforce development as part of a panel discussion at CareerTech VISION 2013, hosted by the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE).

This session will highlight the progressive work being done between industry and education to establish public-private partnerships to advance workforce development and close the skills gap. The presentation will feature examples of where this type of progressive collaboration is happening and the outcomes being achieved.

Presentation details

Title: Developing Public-Private Partnerships to Advance Workforce Development

Date: Friday, Dec. 6 at 10:00-11:30 a.m., room N236, Las Vegas Convention Center

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About the Conference

CareerTech VISION 2013, hosted by ACTE, is being held Dec. 4-7, 2013, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Attendees will include career and technical education professionals from across the country and around the world who will gather to learn and share their perspectives, concerns and ideas on how to move forward in building a prepared workforce. Conference website:

https://www.acteonline.org/vision/#.Uo6RteLcy_I.

About the Speaker

Greg Josefchuk is the strategic programs leader responsible for developing key stakeholder relationships and directing execution of strategic initiatives and programs on a national basis at Trane. He is an accomplished professional with more than 25 years experience in the fields of climate control, energy and the environment.

Josefchuk has served as an active board member and past president for numerous non-profit and trade association organizations and currently serves on the board of directors for the National Coalition for Certification Centers (NC3) and the Industry Workforce Needs Council (IWNC). He has also served on the board of directors for the Strategic Accounts Management Association (SAMA). His current responsibilities at Trane include directing the NC3 program, which is a network of schools, industry leaders, and Career and Technical Education (CTE) organizations committed to establishing national standards and developing industry-driven certification in the transportation, aviation and energy sectors. Josefchuk holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Northern Illinois University.