An Industry-Driven Workforce & Talent Pipeline Conference for Greater New Orleans and Louisiana

The GNOu Workforce Summit will showcase industry partners from advanced manufacturing, logistics, wind energy, technology, maritime and beyond. Learn industry trends, workforce needs, and explore opportunities to network with industry and education leaders from the state’s most valuable sectors. You will also have the opportunity to hear best training practices and solutions from programs across the state and region that are producing the needed talent for industry growth. And there will be keynote speakers you do not want to miss!

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What you need to know

Event Details

September 29, 2022

From 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The GNOu Summit will feature a full day of programming, presented by the top industry and education leaders in the state and region

Happy Hour from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Connect with peers and new connections from both sides of the local talent pipeline

The reason to join us

A cutting edge workforce development program that connects industry and education

GNOu is GNO, Inc.’s signature workforce development program that brings higher education, training providers, K-12 leaders, economic and workforce developers, and business and industry partners to create industry relevant programs and curricula that produces talent ready for the jobs of today, and of tomorrow.

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Summit Registration


  • Access to full lineup of programming
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Happy Hour ticket are all included
  • Happy Hour from 5-7 p.m.

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Traveling to New Orleans for GNOu Summit?

The area around the conference is highly walkable and home to dozens of hotel options for you to call home during your stay

GNOu Summit Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring the GNOu Summit? Learn more about sponsorship by exploring the event sponsor overview or contact Allison Hotard for more details

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The GNOu Summit Team

Josh Tatum

Director of Special Initiatives – GNO, Inc.

Osmar Padilla

Program Manager – GNO, Inc.

Daphine Barnes

Director of STEM and Economic Mobility – GNO, Inc.

Allison Hotard

Development Associate – GNO, Inc.