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SSAI Discusses The Future of Work at SxSW EDU (podcast)

March 12, 2019

Listen to an Exciting Panel on the Importance of Older Workers

Gary A. Officer, President and CEO of Senior Service America, Inc. (SSAI) joined Joan Oates, President of WorkingNation, and Trent Stamp, the CEO of The Eisner Foundation at SxSW EDU® to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the aging of the American workforce.

The panel, Rethinking Education as We Live and Work Longer, was moderated by WorkingNation Editor-in-Chief Ramona Schindelheim. The participants discussed how we can prepare older workers to take advantage of the new jobs being created as technology evolves. It also addressed how we can tap into this talent pool and educate them for meaningful, purpose-driven jobs — for their benefit and the benefit of society.

The full panel discussion is available as an audio recording at the SxSW EDU website: Listen Now

The SXSW EDU® Conference & Festival fosters innovation in learning by hosting a community of optimistic, forward-thinking, purpose-driven stakeholders with a shared goal of impacting the future of teaching and learning. The four-day live event brings together more than 8,000 thought leaders and practitioners for nearly 450 events, workshops, and sessions