Watch the Rural Ontario Institute's recorded event featuring expert speakers discussing issues impacting the future of labour force in rural Ontario.
Mitchell Davidson and Shiv Ruparell, authors of the white paper "The Future of Ontario's Workers" by StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy, discuss issues such as education, training and automation in the context of Covid-19.
Savanna Myers, Grey County's Director of Economic Development, Tourism and Culture, and her colleague Steve Furness provide a regional context on this topic by sharing their experience supporting employment and education in skilled trades with the Grey County Regional Skills, Trades, Training and Innovation Centre.
The webinar ends with a Q&A session which covers topics such as the importance of collaboration/partnerships, affordable housing and migration/new commers.
The recorded webinar is available at the Rural Rebound Case Studies section of the ROI website: