Nate Williams

Civic Innovation and Partnerships, LinkedIn

Nate Williams

Civic Innovation and Partnerships, LinkedIn

Biography

Nate Williams is a globally recognized expert on job seeking and labor market information. At LinkedIn he leads the Civic Engagement team and is responsible for evaluating, defining, and executing new public sector partnership opportunities that leverage LinkedIn’s technology as a means of completing the LinkedIn Economic Graph, a digital map of the global economy. He previously worked at the US Department of Labor and is an active leader in US and global workforce policy issues. Recent speaking engagements include the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, National Association of State Workforce Agencies, and World Association of Public Employment Services.

Last year Nate led LinkedIn’s participation in the White House sponsored Opportunity Project, which uses open federal data to develop new workforce applications. He currently sits on the Workforce Development Advisory Board at Code for America and is a member of the Human Capital and Innovation working group for the 2018 Americas Business Dialogue, a private sector driven initiative facilitated by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). Nate holds a BA in Political Science from Brigham Young University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Columbia University.

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, with more than 500 million members in 200 countries and territories around the globe. LinkedIn’s Economic Graph charts, to an unusually fine degree, the supply and demand of the global labor market including professionals, employers, jobs, skills, and education institutions.