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humanUPtions 

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ARE YOU CAREER READY? 

Join us for an exciting day designed to give students and recent college graduates practical advice and inspiration from diverse and passionate global brand leaders about their own career paths, unfamiliar career options, and skills needed for early career success.

Friday, April 12, 2024

11:15 AM - 4:30 PM


Civic Hall @ Union Square

124 East 14th Street, New York, NY 10003

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Panel Discussions | Workshops | Job Fair  | Networking

Pre-event Virtual Workshops Included

Tickets:

Students: $20

Professionals: $100

AGENDA 
Friday, April 12, 2024 11:15 AM - 4:30 PM

11:15 AM
Early lunch | Complimentary Chick-fil-A lunchboxes  
Grab yours before the program begins!

11:30 AM - 11:40 AM

Welcome!
Kamina Singh, Founder, humanUPtions

 

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Keynote | Opening
Elise James-DeCruise, Chief Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Officer, The Ad Council

 

12:10 PM - 1:20 PM

Leveraging AI to BuildUP Your Career (Panel Discussion)

Everyone is talking about AI, or should be. Learn how to use AI in your job search, the opportunities AI presents, and how to become AI fluent.

Moderator:

Malia Estes, Global Marketing, TikTok

Panelists: 

Scott Dettman, CEO, Avenica 

Dhani Abey, Director Enterprise Security, Microsoft

 

1:30 PM - 2:40 PM

Classroom to Boardroom: Exploring Career UPtions (Panel Discussion)

Learn actionable career insights from our panel including how to embrace change, align passions, showcase skills and hobbies, and ace interviews.

Moderator:

Brandon J. Hurst, Franchise Owner, Chick-fil-A

Panelists:

Fahad Chowdhury, Partner, New York Life Insurance

Tredesha Howard, VP–Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, J.P. Morgan

 

2:50 PM - 3:10 PM

Keynote | Closing

Scott Dettman, CEO, Avenica

 

3:10 PM - 4:30 PM

Know your UPtions: Meet Company Leaders and Recruiters

Meet the speakers as well as recruiters representing leading companies. Practice your networking abilities by incorporating inspiration and insights gained from the day’s panel discussions.

Avenica, Chick-fil-A, Ad Council, New York Life Insurance, TikTok, TD Bank, Amazon, LinkedIn

Pre-Event Virtual Workshops on April 5th and 9th.

Schedule here.

 

Speakers

SPONSORS

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