The Business & Immigration for Georgia (BIG) Partnership – a statewide partnership of business and civic leaders committed to strengthening Georgia’s economy by tapping into the potential in the state’s foreign-born communities – is hosting the Maximizing Global Talent: Expanding Georgia’s Healthcare Workforce on Thursday, January 18th, starting at 5:00 PM, at the Latin American Association.
One-in-ten Georgians is foreign-born, bringing valuable skills and experience to the state from countries around the world. Yet, numerous regulatory and other barriers keep foreign-born Georgians from fully participating in the workforce, forcing them to accept low-skill jobs or move to more welcoming states. Click here for more data on how refugees and immigrants are fueling Georgia’s economy.
The January 2024 event will focus on the healthcare workforce. oin this special convening of business, nonprofit, and elected leaders to explore innovative ways to expand the state’s healthcare workforce by tapping into the deep pool of talent in its New American communities. Network with industry experts and peers and enjoy complimentary refreshments while experiencing a thought-provoking panel discussion.
For more information on BIG, visit The BIG Partnership.