6:30PM Tau Beta Pi Dinner Reception | Davis Hall, Salvadore Lounge
12:30PM UB STEM UP Fair
4:00PM Career Perspective Networking Recruiters Reception | Davis Hall, Bansal Atrium and Salvadore Lounge
PAR Government Systems Corporation
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Talking Pictures LLC
6:00PM Alumni Awards Dinner | Slee Hall (invitation only)
8:45AM Registration and light breakfast | Davis Hall
9:30AM Welcome and Opening Remarks | Liesl Folks, Dean School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
9:35AM Keynote Address | Sean Cunningham, Intel
10:20AM Lightning Talks | Students and professionals give a 3- minute elevator pitch
David Cadigan, IBM
Judy Feldman, ValueCentric
Melissa Lauricella, Astronics
Kristi Fields, University at Buffalo Office of Alumni Engagement
Holly Justice, University at Buffalo Career Services
11:20AM Distinguished Speakers Panel | Building a Fulfilling Career vs. Having a Job: An Introspective Look
Larry Megan, Director of Praxair Digital
Dan Magnuszewski, Co-Founder and CEO, ACV Auctions
Joe Kessler, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Utility Operations, NYPA
Anil Kshirsagar, Co-Founder, Founding CEO and Chairman of CAPIOT Software, Inc
Bob Harrison, Vice President of Engineering and Construction, Transmission Developers Inc.
12:00PM Career Preparation Reception | Resume/CV-writing critique opportunities, LinkedIn/Handshake photo booth, Light snacks and refreshments provided
Applied Management Systems
CAPIOT Software, Inc.
International Business Machines Corporation
New York Power Authority
Northrup Grumman Corporation
Phillips Lytle, LLP
Royal Dutch Shell
Seabury Airline Planning Group LLC
Transmission Developers, Inc.
Watts Architecture & Engineering, PC
Join us for the expanded Career Perspectives and Networking Week, which includes the 5th Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference (CPNC). This week will include networking receptions, lightning talks, panel discussions and distinguished speakers from industrial leaders like Intel, IBM, Praxair, National Fuel and more.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet and network with industry professionals, receive resume/CV-writing feedback, and get a free professional LinkedIn/Handshake photo taken.
Whether you’re a first-year graduate engineering student or about to finish your dissertation and begin your career, you won’t want to miss the CPNC. This year’s conference may help you choose a field of research, decide on your career path, or even connect you with your next employer.
Registration for the 5th Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference is open!
If you have any questions about the event or if you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: October 3-5, 2018
Location: University at Buffalo, North Campus
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Event Date: October 3, 2018