All Events | Academic Year 2018-2019

The Presidential Career Summit

Date: January 24 – 25
Location: Lewis Place & Shriver Center
Time: January 24: 4:30 – 6pm
January 25: 8am – 5pm

Elevate your professional presence by attending the first Presidential Career Summit in partnership with Dr. Gregory Crawford, President. The Career Summit is a two-day, professional conference experience for first- and second-year students (all students are welcome), designed for student networking opportunities and professional growth.

Career Summit participants receive an exclusive invitation to attend a networking reception hosted by Miami President Greg Crawford and Dr. Renate Crawford in their home — Lewis Place — on Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 4:30 – 6:00 pm.

On January 25, 2019 from 8:00 – 5:00 pm in the Shriver Center JDOL rooms, the Career Summit will include topics such as:

  • professional branding;
  • leadership;
  • career clusters (and how they expand your career potential);
  • advantages of the liberal arts education in relation to career success.

Alumni and employer representatives include:

  • Keynote Speaker: Scott Hess, Executive Vice President/CMO, Spark Foundry
  • Keynote Speaker: Stacey Browning, President, Paycor
  • Presenter: Jennifer Gardner, Director of Client Services, Connect The Dots Consulting
  • Presenter: Nichole Sims, Talent Acquisition Manager, Enterprise Holdings Inc.

A buffet breakfast and lunch will be available for students on January 25.

Registration is limited to 200 applicants. The deadline to register is Friday, December 14, 2018. A $50 fee for early move-in is required to attend the event. Professional dress required for both events.

Questions: please contact Beth Zink.

Register for the Career Summit