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2017 START Conference Agenda

Photo from 2016 Start ConferenceNittany Lion Inn
Penn State
200 West Park Avenue
University Park, PA 16803

(814)865-8500

Conference Agenda for Thursday, March 30, 2017
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time Event

8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Registration/Check-in, Nittany Lion Inn Atrium


9:00am - 9:45am

(Ballroom)

Breakfast with Corporate Recruiters

Students will be able to eat and network with recruiters from their company of choice (based on availability)

Altria

Boeing   

ChicK-Fil-A

Dick's Sporting Goods

EY             

Frito Lay

INROADS

Johnson & Johnson

Kohl's

KPMG    

PwC       

Shell

9:45 a.m.- 10:15 a.m.

(Ballroom)

Welcome,

    Morning Keynote Speaker: 

    Wilson Friend

    Director, Account Information Services

    Altria Client Services

     

    10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

     

    Breakout Session 1

     

    • KPMG - Self-Awareness: Be Aware, Be a Leader
    • PwC - "Amp Up your Virtual Interview"
    • Boeing - "Generational Differences: Jeopardy!"

     


       

       

      11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m

      Breakout Session 2

       

      • EY - “International, Diverse and Inclusive Mindset - Bingo 2.0”
      • Chick-fil-A - Secret Ingredients for Career Success
      • Frito Lay -Interactive Selling Solution:  How Do Women Secure Their Seat at the Table?

           

                12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

                (Ballroom)

                Lunch and Closing Remarks

                Keynote Speaker:

                Portrait of Wanda Bryant Hope

                Wanda Bryant Hope

                (PSU Alum)

                Chief Diversity Officer for Johnson & Johnson

                S.T.A.R.T. Diversity Award Student Presentations

                Lunch