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SETA 2023 Fall Conference

Orange Beach, Alabama, September 17-20, 2023

White sands and blue waters welcome you to the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Alabama, host to SETA’s 50th Anniversary 2023 Fall Conference from September 17-20, 2023. Join your fellow Workforce Development Professionals from across the Southeast at the SETA 2023 Fall Conference.

Join us for an enriching experience at the conference!

The Southeastern Employment and Training Association (SETA) welcomes you to take part in our 50th Anniversary Fall Conference in Orange Beach, Alabama! SETA is the Southeast’s premier workforce development association.

For our 50th, SETA’s board and planning committee have done an outstanding job of selecting a compelling lineup of workshops designed to address the hot topics relevant to our workforce partner programs and agencies. We trust that you will find a wealth of information among our knowledgeable presenters and speakers and the opportunity to share your successes and challenges with colleagues.

Conference Registration

Registration for the 2023 Fall Conference has closed.

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The conference features a dynamic program of workshops and speakers. View agenda to get more details. Or Download  printable agenda.

Alabama's White-Sand Beaches

Discover the 32 miles of soft sand and clear waters that make up Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

Orange Beach is a small city on Alabama’s Gulf Coast. It’s known as a water sports hub. Located on Wolf Bay, Waterfront Park has a fishing pier and picnic areas. The Orange Beach Indian & Sea Museum explores Native American and fishing history. To the west, The Wharf is a shopping area with an amphitheater. The Backcountry Trail winds from the city through Gulf State Park’s beaches in the nearby city of Gulf Shores. See more things to do and plan your trip.

Become a Sponsor!

The Southeastern Employment & Training Association (SETA) Conference attracts Workforce Development Professionals from across the eight states of the southeast U.S. including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Attendees represent local workforce boards, state and federal government, education, community based organizations, community and technical colleges, and the private sector. SETA conferences, presented twice annually, feature timely topics, plenary sessions, break-out workshops, and outstanding networking opportunities.

You are invited to be a part of this year’s premier regional workforce development conference! You may choose to sponsor conference activities such as keynote speakers, workshops, conference breaks, receptions, or special events, AND you may choose to be an exhibitor at the conference. Sponsorship levels are found in the “Sponsor Information” section of this document.

Don’t miss this opportunity to spotlight your organization to hundreds of workforce professionals, support the workforce development community, and be part of the exciting 2023 SETA Fall Conference in Orange Beach, Alabama on September 17-20, 2023!

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