The WOW Youth Expo brings awareness to all that West Central Texas has to offer!
Join Workforce Solutions for the 10th Annual World of Work (WOW) Youth Expo where the workforce of tomorrow meets the workforce of today. The purpose of this event is to expose, educate, and engage 9th through 12thgrade students with future careers, training opportunities, and employability skills. Students open the event with a compelling keynote address from one of the nation's top youth speakers before gaining interactive, hands-on experiences with employers and training providers, participating in workforce readiness activities, and more!
2023 Event Details
Tuesday, September 26th
9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Abilene Convention Center
1100 N 6th Street
Abilene, TX 79601
Interactive Career Exploration with Employers
Training, Technical School, & College Representatives
Workforce Readiness Activities
Virtual Reality Career Simulation
Indoor & Outdoor Equipment Displays
The 100 Day Playbook
Juan Bendaña is a renowned speaker, author, and DJ who speaks on high school & University campuses as well as conferences internationally. He speaks to 50,000+ students, educators, and parents across Canada & the United States every year. He is the Founder of The 100 Day Playbook, a guided Journal that helps students build better habits, boost productivity, & optimize their life.
Through his message of Engagement & Action, Juan creates an environment that makes both students and staff feel inspired, influential, and engaged. Juan gets students excited about engaging with their schools & communities.He uses storytelling, humor & LIVE DJing to highlight a message of Engagement, Leadership, & Decision Making that resonates with every audience member.