Welcome and Opening Remarks – VETS Indexes
Morning Keynote – TBA
Veteran Employment Amid COVID-19
As a group, veterans often have a harder time finding work than their civilian counterparts. So how has the COVID-19 employment crisis affected these vets overall and in particular, recently discharged veterans?
Remote Work For Military Spouses, Post COVID-19
Before COVID-19 made remote work commonplace, it was a crucial yet rarely available, option that allowed military spouses to continue their careers through their spouse’s military moves. Will remote work become part of the “new normal” and much more widely available post-COVID-19? How will this impact military spouses?
VETS Indexes Employer Awards Overview
Maintaining Veteran Groups (ERGs) Remotely
Active veteran employee resource groups (ERGs), which often conduct in-person meetings, social events, and provide volunteer opportunities, can make a big difference for veteran employees. So what have veteran Employee Resource Groups done to stay active during a time when most employees are working remotely?
Breakout Sessions – Please choose 2 of the 4 to attend
Breakout sessions are designed to foster open group discussion around the below topics. Each session will feature a “fireside chat” with an expert or two in the topic area and a Moderator. These sessions are intended to be interactive for all participants.