Bridging the Gap

Federal Reserve Banks of Cleveland and Philadelphia/The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Hosted by the Federal Reserve Banks of Cleveland and Philadelphia and The Annie E. Casey Foundation, the conference will share emerging strategies to bridge the unemployment gap for young people between the ages of 16 to 24. National and local experts will highlight practices, such as apprenticeships and other employer-led models, to reengage with disconnected youth. They will also consider the additional information needed to better inform policy and recommend new partnerships and resources to extend greater opportunity for young people.

A draft agenda can be viewed below.


Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 10:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.


Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

7th and Arch Streets

Philadelphia, PA 19106

Registration Fee: $15

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Register here


The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (the "Bank") may videotape, audiotape, and/or photograph all or selected portions of this conference; accordingly, since you are a participant in the conference, any of those recordings may include your voice and/or likeness. The Bank may publish or otherwise distribute any recording of the conference that it produces. Distribution methods may include, but are not limited to, the Internet (including webcasts and podcasts), print publications, or other media. The Bank will retain exclusive ownership of the copyright to any such publication or other production. Your participation in the conference confirms that you understand and consent to having your voice and/or likeness so videotaped, audiotaped, and/or photographed. Please contact Nathaniel Borek at 215-574-6458 with any questions or concerns.

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