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Western New York Workforce Innovation in Regional Economic Development Initiative “WIRED”. Submitted by the Buffalo & Erie County Workforce Investment Board, Inc. Western New York How We Define Our Region.
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Western New York Workforce Innovation in Regional Economic Development Initiative "WIRED" Submitted by the Buffalo & Erie County Workforce Investment Board, Inc.

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Western New York How We Define Our Region ESD and NYSTAR perceive the accompanying provinces as the Western New York Region: Niagara, Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany.

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Western New York Workforce Innovation Council Who are we? A portion of Western New York Regional Partnership for Advanced Technology and Commercialization RFP from New York State Office of Science, Technology and Academic Research (NYSTAR)

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WNY Regional Partnership NYSTAR Regional Partnership Initiative Technology Based Economic Development Same Regions as Empire State Development Coordination of Economic Development Education Workforce Development

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WNY Regional Partnership Strong Team of Regional Leaders in these three fields NYS Center for Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences Roswell Park Cancer Institute University at Buffalo Empire State Development

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WNY Regional Partnership Buffalo Niagara Enterprise Erie County Industrial Development Agency Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency Niagara County Industrial Development Agency

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WNY Regional Partnership Buffalo & Erie County WIB Erie Community College Buffalo Niagara Partnership Insyte Consulting

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WNY Regional Partnership Goal of Transforming the Regional Economy Adoption of New Technologies Commercialization of New Inventions Targeted Sectors Advanced Manufacturing Life Sciences

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council Provide ability to encourage change Education and Training Agencies with Experience in Manufacturing and Biotechnology Buffalo & Erie County WIB Lead Agency

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council Key Partners Chautauqua Works Niagara County WIB Alfred State College of Technology Buffalo Public Schools Canisius College Erie BOCES 1 Erie BOCES 2 Erie Community College

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council Jamestown Community College Niagara Community College Niagara University Niagara Orleans BOCES SUNY at Buffalo

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council will give a continuum of workforce improvement benefits New K-12 programs New testament and Associate Degree programs in Biomanufacturing Expansion of baccalaureate projects Manufacturing Technology Biotechnology Medical Technology

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council Articulation Agreements Expanded Internship Opportunities Technology Entrepreneurship Program Employee Training Grants

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council In Summary… .why us? Wide Coalition of Organizations Strong Consensus on Targeted Industries Advanced Manufacturing Life Sciences Critical Need for "Ability Pipeline"

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WNY Workforce Innovation Council We thank you for your time and thought. With your support and the support of Governor Spitzer, " WE CAN " be the impetus for monetary change in Western New York.

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