1 Peter Callstrom, President & CEO of the San Diego Workforce Partnership, chats about the Partnership’s unprecedented success last year by providing 70,000 individuals with more than 150,000 services ranging from job training to the acquisition of 21st Century job skills. Callstrom talks about the Trump Administration’s proposed draconian federal budget cuts to workforce funding that if approved by Congress would have a devastating impact on our workforce and economy.
2 Paul Keener, Program Director and Adjunct Professor of USD’s Center for Cyber Security and Engineering and Technology, is joined by his colleague, Ashton Mozano, to talk about one of the country’s fastest growing cyber security Master’s programs and the national cyber security crisis and the role of academic institutions to fill the cyber security skills gap. Keener and Mozano discuss the importance of taking innovative and unique approaches to fill these gaps, along with critical need for cyber security mentors.