A New Workforce: How Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy Intersect

Attracting the best talent by creating the best culture.  Globalization, generational shifts and many other factors have changed workforce dynamics. Now workplaces must adjust to stay competitive. Learn from several leading manufacturers about the ways in which they have attracted, developed and retained the best talent through having the best culture. Schedule of Event: 11:00am… Read more »

Havenwoods Job Fair

Looking for a job? We’ve got you covered! Havenwoods is hosting a city wide job fair! Candidates can expect to meet potential employers and learn about job opportunities available within Havenwoods and the City at large. Immediately following the job fair, job seekers are invited to take part in ‘The Interview: A Reverse Job Fair’… Read more »

The Sampler: Made in Havenwoods

Close out The Engine Conference by sampling the latest craft beers from local breweries as well as the most innovative products created by Milwaukee’s major manufacturers.  Participants (more to come!): Enlightened Brewing Company Good City Brewing Third Space Brewing Sellars Absorbents Jeanne Wright Clausen (local artist) Rose Sandrone (local maker/crafter) Milwaukee Denim Co. Food provided… Read more »

2017 YPSummit

About 2017 YPSummit Program Speaker Bios Sponsors Contact Welcome to the 72 Initiative! Our BIG, Audacious Goal: To reverse the migration of talent for the state of Wisconsin. The Current State of Talent: — More people move out of Wisconsin than move to Wisconsin. — The Future Wisconsin Project has found the inconsistent state brand… Read more »

7 Bridges BBQ (SOLD OUT!)

Home About 7 Bridges Trail Directions Sponsors Event Details: (SOLD OUT!) NEWaukee presents a progressive dinner and music event on the Seven Bridges trail within Grant Park. Guests will wander through the forest, sip and sample local food and beverages as they make their way to the beach to enjoy the beautiful views of Lake… Read more »


Home Sponsors CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN – NEWaukee and WGIRLS Milwaukee present SplashBash! Event Details: WE HIT THE POOL THIS EVENING, BUT WE WERE RAINED OUT! HOPE TO SEE YOU AGAIN NEXT YEAR!   SplashBash! is the ultimate summer pool party, featuring exclusive access to the beautiful terrace at Vignette at the North End Apartments… Read more »

Urban Island Beach Party

NEWaukee’s 7th Annual Urban Island Beach Party About Find A Flamingo Contest Sponsors Getting to the Island What says summer in Milwaukee more than live music, pink flamingos and BBQ! The Urban Island Beach Party is an annual fundraiser for the Friends of Lakeshore State Park. An afternoon full of music, kayaking, bbq,  and so much… Read more »

NEWaukee Social @ Good City Brewing Company

Join us as we celebrate the opening of Good City Brewing Company’s new addition and rooftop patio with $1 off all taps and live music. Find out more about their expansion here and here! What’s a NEWaukee Social? We take the stuffiness out of the average networking event by throwing in food and drink specials,… Read more »

Down Under Disco

Home Sponsors Down Under Disco Event Details: Get ready to feel the funk with us and boogie all night long at the Down Under Disco. The overpass at S Barclay St and E National Ave, just outside of Drink Wisconsinbly Pub, will be transformed into a scene from Saturday Night Fever. We want to see… Read more »