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DOWNTOWN SAN JOSE INTERACTIVE MAP UPDATED

December 15, 2016 | Press Releases

  SAN JOSE, Calif. – Less than a year since releasing its Downtown San José map, the City of San José’s Office of Economic Development has updated the helpful guide to the varied and rich downtown area. Free to the public, the updated Downtown San José m…

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SVMR panel: Manufacturing training available, but where are the students?

December 13, 2016 | Blog

Last week OED hosted Silicon Valley Manufacturing Roundtable 2016. One of the panels was planned to highlight the need of Silicon Valley companies for trained manufacturing workers . The panel consisted of Michael Chissell, who runs training programs for San Jose-base…

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When is local manufacturing right for hardware startups?

December 13, 2016 | Blog

Local manufacturing is a hot topic these days. So it’s no surprise it took center stage at a recent convening of the Silicon Valley Manufacturing Roundtable held at Samsung Semiconductor USA in North San Jose. As moderator, I had a chance to engage with four emerging …

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Workforce Training Heroes Honored

December 8, 2016 | Press Releases

SAN JOSE, Calif. – On December 8,San José’s work2future program recognized workforce training heroes –  local adult and youth job seekers who have overcome career challenges by participating in its training and education programs. The 13th Annual work2future…

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