2020 Spring Conference – Call for proposals

The North Carolina Employment and Training Association

Annual Spring 2020 Conference

     April 1-3, 2020 – Hotel Ballast (Hilton), Wilmington, NC


The North Carolina Employment & Training Association annual Spring Conference is seeking proposals for workshops at its 2020 Annual Spring Conference to be held on April 1-3, 2020 at the Hotel Ballast in Wilmington, NC.

Conference Description

The North Carolina Employment & Training Association annual Spring Conference is a three-day, annual event. It is designed to provide opportunities for workforce professionals throughout the state to remain current on national, state, and local initiatives, to exchange ideas, and to network with colleagues.

Targeted Audience

The conference is targeted toward anyone with an interest in workforce and economic development in North Carolina. Regular attendees include staff and management of local Workforce Development Boards, NCWorks Career Centers, the Department of Commerce, the Community Colleges, the Division of Workforce Solutions, North Carolina’s public schools, the Department of Health & Human Services, the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, the Division of Social Services, the Division of Aging and Adult Services, Literacy Councils, and the Department of Corrections.   Others attending the conference are members of local Workforce Development Boards, economic development professionals, and staff of community-based and faith-based organizations.

For more information, please download Workshop Proposal Form

Raising the Awareness of Career Pathways in North Carolina

Our mission is to help get all North Carolinians on a Career Pathway that will lead to life-sustaining wages in a career they enjoy.

Our next “Raising the Awareness of Career Pathways” meeting will be this Thursday, September 19, at 9am.
Join us via webinar by registering here:

Each month we will gather to discuss the large career exploration events happening across the state, as well as explore information about job projections and predictions for the future.

This month we look at the upcoming events in both Manufacturing Careers Awareness Week as well as Careers in Construction Month. Both coming soon in October.

2019 NCWorks Partnership Conference

Be A Leader! It’s all the buzz…

October 23 – 25, 2019

Sheraton Four SeasonsGreensboro, NC

The NCWorks Partnership Conference traditionally draws upwards of 1,000 Workforce Development Professionals from across the state. Attendees represent labor, state and federal government, education, community-based organizations, community colleges and the private sector. In its 32nd year, the Conference continues to offer timely topics and networking opportunities.


SETA / NCETA Joint 2019 Spring Conference

Joint 2019 Spring Conference
March 3-6, 2019
Asheville, North Carolina​

The SETA & NCETA Boards and the Program Planning Committee are busy finalizing the plans for the Joint 2019 Spring Conference to be held March 3-6 in Asheville, NC.

The conference hotel, The Omni Grove Park Inn is now full. The overflow hotel, Renaissance Asheville Hotel, 31 Woodfin St, Asheville, NC is approximately 9 minutes from the conference hotel. The room rate is $139.00 + tax. Parking is complimentary. To make reservations, call 1-800-468-3571 and mention the SETA/NCETA Conference to get the special rate. The hotel cut off date is February 8, 2019

The tentative agenda will be available soon as well as conference registration.

If you have questions please contact SETA Staff.