Latest Past Events

RESILIENCE: Building a More Sustainable Economy for All

RESILIENCE: Building a More Sustainable Economy for All WEDA 2022 Summer Conference | August 9-11, 2022 Four Points by Sheraton Bellingham Hotel & Conference Center You are invited to join fellow economic development, local government, port, business, tribal, education and community leaders from throughout Washington August 9-11, 2022 to learn and engage with expert speakers and professionals to gain new tools and insights for economic development in your community.  Click here for the preliminary agenda. For assistance with registration, to pay by check and for information on scholarships or other discounted tickets, please contact For more information, visit:

$125 – $350

PIEPC July Webinar ShakeAlert Evolution: Programming for the Inevitable


  One year after public alerting via WEA and cell phones was available in Washington State, ShakeAlert continues to evolve. More accurate estimates of magnitude and shaking levels have lead to more confidence in triggering automated actions when strong shaking is imminent. What changes in ShakeAlert have been implemented and what is in the works? How is ShakeAlert helping to protect critical infrastructure today? Bill Steele has directed the Educational Outreach and Communications Program for the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN) at the University of Washington, since 1993. He works closely with news reporters and filmmakers to provide hazards information [...]

Implicit Bias and Student Homelessness with Claudia Avendaño-Ibarra, MSW LSWAIC

Implicit Bias and Student Homelessness with Claudia Avendaño-Ibarra, MSW LSWAIC  Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 11:00a – 12:00p  A professional development opportunity for Workforce professionals to review implicit bias and to discuss homelessness in the State of WA as well as how to support students. The implicit bias webinar series is provided by the Implicit Bias Institute in Workforce Education supported by Perkins funding, and led by the following Washington State Centers of Excellence: Marine Manufacturing & Technology, Careers in Education, Constructions, Agriculture & Natural Resources, and the Machinists Institute. Who should attend? Faculty, deans, navigators, counselors, staff, administrators, human resources, [...]

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