2020 START Conference Agenda

2020 Conference Agenda

Nittany Lion Inn
Penn State
200 West Park Avenue
University Park, PA 16803

(814)865-8500

Conference Agenda for Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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

Bechtel

Burlington

Boeing  

Deloitte        

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

INROADS

Johnson & Johnson

Kohl's

KPMG

Merkle

PwC      

 

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

(Ballroom)

Welcome,

Morning Keynote Speakers: 

Simmi Kelly

Sr. Director of Account Sales

Altria

 

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

 

Breakout Session 1
  • Deloitte - “6 Traits of an Inclusive Leader”

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

Breakout Session 2
  • Boeing - “Embracing Generational Diversity in the Workplace”.
  • PwC - "Unconscious Bias" 
  • KPMG - Taboo or Not Taboo - Exploring Identity, through Conversations

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

(Ballroom)

Lunch and Closing Remarks

Keynote Speaker:

Kevin Edwards, PE, MBB

Global Manager of Diversity & Inclusion, 

Bechtel Corporation

 

Then the 2020 S.T.A.R.T. Diversity Award Student Presentations