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Young Professionals Conference

2019 Young Professionals Conference

Friday, August 16, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Conference Center
Kent State University at Stark

Many times, employees are equipped with the knowledge needed for the job but struggle when it comes to adapting to the work environment. In an effort to better equip Young Professionals with skills needed for success in the workplace, the Corporate University is pleased to announce the 2019 Young Professionals Conference to be held (Date to be determined).

Based on survey responses from employers, business leaders, and young professionals themselves, the conference focuses on those areas where employers feel the biggest gaps are occurring - communication, social media, and critical thinking. The conference presenters are professionals from multiple disciplines; they are experts in their field and have first-hand knowledge of the value of real-world experience.

Cost: $245
Register: Call Mona Zink at 330-244-3508 between 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Conference Agenda

8:30 - 9 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast & Networking

9 - 9:15 a.m.
Kick-Off

Faith Sheaffer-Polen
Director, Corporate University

9:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Keynote - To be determined

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Break

10:45 a.m. - Noon (choose from two sessions)

Session I: To be determined

Session II: To be determined

Noon - 1 p.m.
Lunch

1 - 2:15 p.m.
Keynote - To be determined

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Break

2:30 - 3:45 p.m. (choose from two sessions)

Session I: To be determined

Session II: To be determined

3:45 - 4 p.m.
Adjourn and Pick-up Certificates