The Make It. MSP. regional talent attraction & retention initiative has turned 1. Leaders from around the region gathered Oct. 10 for the Make It. MSP. Summit. These leaders came together to report progress and share learning from the first year of Make It. MSP. They also focused on what's to come as the initiative for the MSP region gains traction.
Participants engaged with original research and generated new solutions with over 100 cross-sector partners. They heard from key leaders including: Melanie Tinto of Medtronic; Scott Burns of GovDelivery; Professor Tom Fisher, Professor in the School of Architecture and Dean of the College of Design at the University of Minnesota; Melissa Kjolsing, Director of MN Cup, and more.
Breakout Sessions focused on:
- Welcoming Newcomers
- Professionals of Color
- Attracting Tech Talent
- Supporting Employer Talent Teams
- Designing the Future of Make It. MSP.
There will be a lot more news to share as the initiative unfolds.