Find your field of research, decide on your career path, or connect with a potential employer at the 6th Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference. This year's events include the STEAM Job & Internship Fair, networking receptions, an innovation sprint, panel discussions and distinguished speakers from industry leaders like Intel, IBM, Linde, National Fuel and more.
Attendees 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 conference may help you choose a field of research, decide on your career path, or even connect you with your next employer.
12:30PM STEAM Job & Internship Fair | Alumni Arena
Time TBD Preconference Workshops (Invitation Only) | North Campus
9:00AM Registration and light breakfast | Davis Hall
10:00AM Welcome and Opening Remarks | Rajan Batta, Interim Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
10:05AM Innovation Sprint | Hadar Borden, Hosted by Blackstone Launchpad powered by Techstars in collaboration with ACV Auctions
11:15AM Keynote Address | Mark Santoro, Chief Engineer at Raytheon SAS
11:45AM Distinguished Speakers Panel | Building a Fulfilling Career vs. Having a Job: An Introspective Look
Karianne Gomez, Vice President, Strategic Value, Network of Executive Women
Judy Feldman, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer, Valuecentric
Shrivardhan Joshi, Environment, Health and Safety Manager, Tesla, Inc.
Tom Occhino, Engineering Director, Facebook
Dinah Weisberg, President and CEO, REDCOM Laboratories, Inc.
12:30PM Career Preparation Reception | Resume/CV-writing critique opportunities, LinkedIn/Handshake photo booth, Light snacks and refreshments provided
Applied Management Systems
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Buffalo Construction Group
Buffalo Manufacturing Works
CAPIOT Software, Inc.
ECM Management Consultants, LLC
International Business Machines Corporation
Network of Executive Women
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
Date: October 2 - 4, 2019
Location: University at Buffalo | North Campus | Alumni Arena & Davis Hall
If you have any questions about this year's event or if you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration for the 6th Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference is now open! Detailed information regarding the event and registration has been emailed directly to all SEAS graduate students.
Main Gym | North Campus
Bansal Atrium | North Campus