Upcoming Conferences and Events

2018 Fall Conference

October 9 - 11, 2018

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Syracuse, NY

Now Accepting Workshop Proposals for 2018

NYATEP's 2018 Fall Conference, The Intersection of Postsecondary Education, Workforce, and Economic Development, will feature up to 20 workshops and "quick shops" on October 9-11, 2018. We are seeking proposals that are engaging, meet the needs of attendees, highlight current best practices, and provides practical tools and solutions.

Proposals are due, Friday, July 27th 


Key themes include: 

  • Partnerships for Success

  • Strategies that Work

  • Business Engagement

  • WIOA Implementation


More information on the Workshop Proposal.

Nominate a Leader for the 2018 Workforce Awards

Award Announcement:  August 20, 2018

Award Luncheon: October 10, 2018, 12:00 PM, in conjunction with the

2018 NYATEP Fall Conference at the DoubleTree by Hilton Syracuse


Awardees will receive one free conference registration

NYS Frontline Leadership Award: The Frontline Leadership Award, created in 2016, honors the dedication, commitment, and ingenuity of the workforce development staff, from NYATEP member organizations, who directly serve New Yorkers.  Honorees are staff who are in the trenches and go above and beyond in their direct service to business customers and jobseekers every day; and ideally embody NYATEP's core brand values:  Responsive, Passionate, Collaborative, Strategic, and Resourceful. The Frontline Leadership Award is an excellent way to showcase your colleagues that work tirelessly improve the workforce system. Nominate here!


NYS Workforce Program Award: Annually NYATEP seeks to highlight the promising practices in the field of education, training and employment from across New York! We invite you to nominate a New York State-based, workforce development program (i.e., education, training or employment programs) or initiatives that effectively develops the workforce in support of the local economy, through successful education and training, community-wide partnerships, and/or employer engagement. Nominate here!



NYS Business Leadership Award: NYATEP seeks to recognize a local business representative who is a strong advocate for local workforce programs aimed at developing New York's human capital.  The nominee must have a proven track record of working with workforce development programs and/or initiatives; and is a vocal advocate for workforce in the local business community. Nominate here!

Sponsor this year's event!

Hotel Registration Information

Doubletree by Hilton Syracuse

6301 State Route 298,

East Syracuse, NY 13057

Conference Rate: $103/Night, inc. WiFi and Parking Onsite.  Hotel Shuttle for airport and train arrivals

Direct Booking Link:


Group Name:  NYATEP

In partnership with NYS Economic Development Council (NYSEDC)