Federal Reserve to Discuss Impact of New Technology Disruption at 2019 Workforce Development Conference

Blake Hastings, Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas will present The Fed Looks Ahead examining the challenges and opportunities facing our communities and workforce when it comes to the changing business environment during the 2019 Workforce Development Conference in San Antonio, Texas.

Mr. Hastings will delve into inflation and unemployment and what it means for our workforce. He will look ahead at changing demographics in the workforce, including women and the contribution of immigrants to population growth.  And he will also explore the phenomenon of technology-enabled disruption and how technology is, and will, continue to change the demand for workforce along with what it means for the broader economy.

As senior vice president, Blake Hastings oversees Human Resources functions at all Dallas Fed offices including talent management, benefits and compensation, and diversity and inclusion. He also has oversight for the San Antonio Branch and is responsible for all Dallas Fed activities within Central and South Texas, including operating and administrative functions, and outreach activities to banks, businesses and community-based organizations.

For additional information on the 2019 Workforce Development Conference or to register, please click here.