ZIPD Business Conference - November 20 & 21, 2014

ZIPD Business Conference - November 20 & 21, 2014

Alumni return for ZIPD conference

The conference connects current students with successful alumni, allowing students to learn from and network with experienced businesspeople in their fields.

“The Zeigler Institute for Professional Development gives our students a distinct advantage,” said BU President David Soltz. “They will not only pursue careers that are a good fit for them personally, but they will acquire the well-rounded perspective necessary to become valued employees and successful business owners.”

ZIPD Business Conference Schedule

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Concurrent Sessions occurring:

8 am, 9:30 am, 11 am

12:30-1:45 pm  Brown Bag Networking Lunch

2:00-3:15 pm Mock Interviews/Resume Critiques; Roundtable Workshops; Speed Networking

5:00-6:00 pm Networking Reception (By Invitation ONLY)

6:15-8:30 pm Formal Dinner Banquet (By Invitation ONLY)

  • Keynote Speaker - Steven Jones

Friday, November 21, 2014

Concurrent Sessions occurring:

8 a.m., 9 am, 10 am, 11 am

12 to 1:30 pm President's Luncheon (By Invitation ONLY)

As a valued member of our College of Business community, the COB would like to invite you or your company to become a 2014 Business Conference sponsor. We have defined two levels of support as described below.

We sincerely hope that one of these appeals to you. Your contribution helps us to continue to bring outstanding networking and professional development opportunities to our 1500+ undergraduate and graduate students.

Dean’s Circle (Gifts of $1000+)

Your contribution will underwrite the overall promotion and marketing of the Business Conference, provide refreshments at all events on Thursday and Friday and enable videotaping at our interview workshops. Your company name and logo will be displayed prominently in the Conference booklet and at all Conference locations.

Professional Mentor (Gifts of $500+)

Your gift will allow us to provide each student with a professional portfolio and pen to begin their career! Your company name and logo will be displayed prominently in the Conference booklet and at all Conference locations.

Please contact the ZIPD office (zipd@bloomu.edu) with any questions you may have. We look forward to your support and seeing you in the fall!