09/05/2012 12:02 pm ET

What Is Working: Solutions To America's Job Crisis Happening Right Now (VIDEO)

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On Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C., The Huffington Post is hosting a lunch and panel discussion on solutions for job creation and addressing America's unemployment crisis.

The panel is being moderated by NBC News' Tom Brokaw and features: Allen Blue (Co-founder, LinkedIn), Scott Case (CEO, Startup America), Gerald Chertavian (CEO, Year Up), Rosario Dawson (Founder, Voto Latino and Actress), Jeremy Heimans (CEO, Purpose), Walter Isaacson (CEO, Aspen Institute), Michael Porter (Professor, Harvard Business School), Judith Rodin (CEO, Rockefeller Foundation), Brad Smith (General Counsel, Microsoft), Andrew Yang (CEO, Venture for America) and Arianna Huffington (Editor-in-Chief, Huffington Post).

The lunch and panel discussion will take place from 12:30-2:30 ET. Watch the event above.