The Time is Now is a powerful convening of workforce development professionals, employers, frontline workers, and funders. This two-day event will advance the learning agenda on critical workforce issues.




Here’s what some of our past attendees had to say

“One of the best workforce conferences I’ve attended. Absolutely loved the authentic connection with employers.” “Great energy and passion among the participants.” “Thank you! The diversity of attendees illuminated the diversity of stakeholder in workforce development.”



The Time Is Now is co-sponsored with

Registration Fees

Early Bird (Ends April 30): $550

Regular Registration: $650

Employer Day Only (June 26): $375

Awards Dinner: $100




Hotel Information

All conference activities will take place at: 
Fairmont Dallas
1717 North Akard Street
Dallas, TX 72501 

Please call the hotel directly at (214) 720-2020 or connect via its online reservation link to make your room reservation. To guarantee this special group rate of $199 per night, plus applicable taxes, you must make your reservation no later than May 29, 2019. Please identify yourself as part of The Time Is Now National Fund Convening 2019.

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The National Fund for Workforce Solutions maintains a no-solicitation policy covering all of its conferences, meetings, and other events. In order to provide a distraction-free environment for our attendees, we do not allow solicitation of any kind during any event. Additionally, attendees expect that participation in National Fund events will not result in future solicitations unless the member specifically invites future contact.