Refugee Employment Conference


May 31 & June 1, 2019
Sheraton Hotel
150 W 500 S, SLC, Utah

Refugees In Motion: Upward Career Mobility is a two-day event organized by the Refugee Services Office at the Utah Department of Workforce Services. The purpose of the conference is to launch Utah’s upward career mobility initiative for refugees, employers and service providers. The two-day event features keynote speakers, breakout sessions, entertainment and networking opportunities.

Friday, May 31

Employer-focused keynotes, panels and workshops designed to help Utah business leaders understand the value of hiring and supporting refugee employees.

Saturday, June 1

Refugee-focused keynotes, workshops and a job fair aimed at helping Utah refugees access quality employment with opportunities for growth.

Conference Materials


Due to limited seating and a desire to target specific groups for this conference, registration for Friday's sessions are by invitation only. If you are interested in participating in the conference, please contact Agnes Lomu at 801-414-5848