MAC CON: MICHIGAN ALUMNI CAREER CONFERENCE

Put your career on the path to success. Join us at the Michigan Alumni Career Conference (MAC CON) at Ford Field in Detroit on May 4.

Don’t spend another day on the job watching the clock—spend it at MAC CON! You’ll have the opportunity to meet with career consultants to help guide and narrow down an industry choice that has the most interest to you and uses your skills in the best possible way. This event will also have panel discussions that focus on working and living in Detroit. Your day will end with a networking event with nearby employers who are eager to hire Wolverines.

$25 for non-members (includes a one-year Alumni Association membership), $15 for members

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May 4, 2018

  • 12 – 1 p.m.  Check-in
  • 1 – 2 p.m.    Keynote Presentation
  • 2 – 3 p.m.    Panel 1: Working in Detroit
  • 3 – 4 p.m.    Panel 2: Living in Detroit
  • 2 – 4 p.m.    Amy Cell & Team are available for individual 20-30 minute appointments
  • 4 – 6 p.m.    Networking Reception

The panel discussions provide you an opportunity to hear about working and living in Detroit.

Panel 1: Working in Detroit (2 – 3 p.m.)

Three to four leaders in their field talk to a larger group of alumni, focusing in on economic trends in the region, industries relevant to the region (e.g., tech), and/or their stories about navigating their own career change. Following this moderated discussion, alumni in the audience will have the opportunity to ask the panelists questions.

Panel 2: Living in Detroit (3 – 4 p.m.)

Three to four Detroit-based professionals with expertise in their field discuss what it really means to live and play in a city that is leading the way in innovation on the career front. Following this moderated discussion, alumni in the audience will have the opportunity to ask the panelists questions.

This Networking Reception from 4 – 6 p.m. provides an opportunity to network with area business leaders in trending industries who are looking to actively hire. Our intimate venue provides valuable one-on-one face time that you can’t get anywhere else. Appetizers and drinks will be provided.

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