Are you ready to attend Houston’s 4th Annual Postsecondary Pathways Conference on Janaury 2024? This in-person experience gives you an exclusive opportunity to connect with numerous postsecondary opportunities across Greater Houston. 

Postsecondary Pathways Conference

BridgeYear, Greater Houston Partnership, and UpSkill Houston proudly presents Houston’s 4th Annual Postsecondary Pathways Conference. This free opportunity allows attendees to discover and engage with low-cost training programs across the Houston area.

who

All youth-serving career counselors, guides, advisors, and individuals working in postsecondary support are invited to attend Houston's 4th Postsecondary Pathways Conference.

why

To engage and educate the Houston community in understanding the regional economy, labor market trends, existing and emerging postsecondary credentials of value in the workforce, and network with short-term training programs.

when

Wednesday, January 31st, 2024! Attendees will hear from representatives of postsecondary training programs, learn new tools and strategies to support students and clients, and network with local short-term career training providers.

where

Houston's 4th Postsecondary Pathways Conference (PPC) will take place at TXRX Labs, located on 6501 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77011. Ensure your seat by reserving your free spot today!

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Conference Agenda

Are you ready for a day of learning and networking? The annual Postsecondary Pathways Conference brings about content ranging from talks and Q&As to panels and social sessions, giving you the opportunity to network with training partners in the Houston area.

9:00 – 9:30 AM

Registration + Networking

9:30 – 9:45 AM

Welcome Introduction

9:45 – 10:30 AM

Opening General Session

10:30 – 10:45 AM

Break

10:45 – 11:30 AM

Breakout Skills Session #1

11:30 – 11:45 AM

Break

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM

Breakout Skills Session #2

12:30 – 2:30 PM

Lunch + Networking with Training Partners

Conference Schedule

Are you ready for a day of learning and networking? The annual Postsecondary Pathways Conference brings about content ranging from talks and Q&As to panels and social sessions, giving you the opportunity to network with training partners in the Houston area.

Registration + Networking

9:00 – 9:30 AM

Welcome Introduction

9:30 – 9:45 AM

Opening General Session

9:45 – 10:30 AM

Break

10:30 – 10:45 AM

Breakout Skills Session #1

10:45 – 11:30 AM

Break

11:30 – 11:45 AM

Breakout Skills Session #2

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM

Lunch + Networking

12:30 – 2:30 PM

Connect with Postsecondary Training Opportunities in the Greater Houston area

Together we can help Houston area youth succeed in an uncertain economy.

Postsecondary Pathways Conference Attendees Will Gain:

  • A stronger understanding of Houston’s regional economy and labor market trends
  • Tools and strategies that can inform their day-to-day work with students and clients
  • A chance to chat directly with training program representatives and get your questions answered live
  • A wider, personal network of connections to training programs

Photo Gallery

Check out photos from the 2023 Postsecondary Pathways Conference at The Ion!

“BridgeYear is a valued partner. I know I can count on them to build relationships with community organizations, employers and training programs that will help my students. BridgeYear is a one-stop resource for me on all vocational training programs in Houston. They do the legwork and make my job easier.”
laura dew
College Access Coordinator at Westbury High School
2020 Postsecondary Pathways Attendee

Thank You to Our Sponsors

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Frequently Asked Questions

BridgeYear is a nonprofit organization founded to address the gap between high school and what’s next. We specifically work with students from underserved communities who might not have a plan after high school to introduce them to high-growth, high-demand career opportunities that pay living wages and above.

You can register for Houston’s 4th Postsecondary Pathways Conference here.

Yes! BridgeYear welcomes all high school counselors, youth-serving professionals, and individuals working in postsecondary support.

This year’s event, BridgeYear will be open only to youth-serving career counselors, guides, advisors, and individuals working in postsecondary support.

The 2024 Postsecondary Pathways Conference will be held at TXRX Labs located on 6501 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77011.