Employer Symposium

Get the most out of your recruiting efforts.

Our Employer Symposium offers strategies and tools for recruiters -- whether you're new to recruiting at MIT or you've been hiring here for years. Exchange ideas and information with MIT faculty, staff, undergrads, grad students, and postdocs.

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Employer Symposium 2018

Hyatt Regency Cambridge CVB BallRoom
575 Memorial Drive | Cambridge, MA 02139
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

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8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast

9:00 a.m. Welcome Remarks: Melanie Parker, Executive Director, Global Education and Career Development (GECD)

9:10 a.m. Speaker: Karl Koster, Executive Director, Corporate Relations, MIT Industrial Liasion Program

9:25 a.m. Keynote Address: TBA

10:15 a.m. Morning Break

10:30 a.m. Trend Data from MIT Graduate Outcome Surveys: Exploring the Years 2006-2017 - Deborah Liverman, Director, Career Services GECD

11:15 a.m. The MIT Formula for Recruiting Undergraduates (student panel) - Tamara Menghi, Associate Director, Employer Relations and Career Programs, GECD

12:15 p.m. Networking Lunch (12:15-1:15 p.m)

1:30 p.m. Afternoon Keynote: Dr. Bruno Verdini Trejo, Lecturer of Urban Planning and Negotiation, Executive Director MIT-Harvard Mexico Negotiation Program

2:15 p.m. Recruiting Strategies to Attract MIT Graduate Students (student panel) - Jake Livengood, Senior Associate Director, Graduate Student Career Services

3:15 p.m. Afternoon Break

3:30 p.m. Networking Reception — Symposium attendees have the opporutnity to network and exchange ideas with MIT offices, Career Fair organizers, labs and academic groups. This is a rare opportunity to meet with potential partners and teams within the institute to help employers achieve their recruitment goals

Accommodations: http://institute-events.mit.edu/visit/where-to-stay

Last day for refunds is March 4th 2018.

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