The U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) Employment and Training Administration will host the 2019 H-1B Grantee Conference: Strengthening America's Talent Pipeline, November 13 - 14, 2019. This conference will bring together grantees from the America's Promise Grants and the Strengthening Working Families Initiative (SWFI).


The goals of this conference are to provide technical assistance on:

  • Deepening regional workforce partnerships between employers, economic and workforce development organizations, training and education institutions, and community-based organizations. 
  • Sustainability and determining program components that can continue after the grant funding ends.
  • Peer-to-peer sharing on promising practices, grantee successes and solving common challenges.
  • Grants management including grant closeout, performance reporting, and data analysis.