Working Professional Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Upcoming Career Development Programs, Events, and Opportunities
The times listed are EST unless otherwise noted.

Complimentary headshots from the PTMBAA & LinkedIn Profile Reviews by OCS while you wait! – Event Sponsored by the PTMBAA

  • Washington, DC Headshots – Sign-ups
    Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 5:30pm to  7:30pm | Classroom 4, DC Campus
  • Baltimore Head Shots – Sign-ups
    Wednesday, May 9, 2018 | 5:00pm to 7:00pm | Classroom 102, Baltimore Campus

DC and Baltimore students, now is your chance to get your headshot!  PTMBAA is offering complimentary headshots on campus taken by professional photographer Jathselle Pierre-Louis. Sign up for a time slot via the links above. Also, while you are waiting, your campus OCS Career Counselor will review your LinkedIn profile.  If you DO NOT sign up ahead of time, you will be assigned to an open slot when you arrive.

Beyond Smith…

3rd Annual POWERUP DC National Small Business Week Forum — Hosted by: The Forum
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | 8:00am to 1:00pm | Fairmont Hotel, 2401 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
Registration fee: $35
The 3rd Annual POWERUP DC National Small Business Week Forum is designed to provide small businesses and non-profits with information, tools, resources and services to support their startup and growth into prospering enterprises. The forum will focus specifically on one of the greatest needs of entrepreneurs, access to capital to start, grow and prosper. It will also focus on procurement opportunities in both the private and government sectors, certification and licensing, emerging industries, business trends as well as funding and capacity-building for non-profit entities.

The Grid Pitch – Hosted by The University of Maryland Graduate School
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | 4:00pm to 6:30pm | Baltimore, MD
The inaugural Grid Pitch is a celebration of ideas and aspiring student entrepreneurs. The event will feature six student teams who will each have 3-5 minutes to present their concept to the crowd. Each team is being mentored by David Wise, Director of the Maryland Momentum Fund, and will receive a $1,000 stipend for their own professional development. Refreshments will be provided.

Entrepreneurship @ TU Demo Day – Hosted by: Towson University Center for Innovation & Entreprenuership
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | 5:00pm to 7:00pm | Hyatt Regency Hotel, 300 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21202
Tap into the entrepreneurial pipeline at TU. Network with innovators and entrepreneurs from TU. See exciting initiatives of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Learn about the TU Incubator, its EdTech focus and regional impact. Discover ideas, products and services that are contributing to economic development in Maryland. 

Alpha & Gender Diversity Conference 2018 – Hosted by: CFA Society Baltimore
Thursday, May 3, 2018 | 11:45am to 6:15pm | Pier 5 Hotel Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
Registration fee: Nonmembers $125 Members $75
Women are changing the future of investment management as investors, advisors, and clients. The CFA Society of Baltimore (CFASB) presents its inaugural Alpha & Gender Diversity Conference 2018 to offer collaborative discussion on how gender diversity creates a competitive advantage for investment professionals, their clients, their employers, and the broader finance industry. We expect approximately 150 attendees.

Forté MBA Women’s Leadership Conference – Hosted by: Forte
Fri-Sat, June 15-16, 2018 | Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta, GA
Registration Opens: March 15, 2018
April 15: Early Bird registration ends, May 25: All registration ends
Meet hundreds of like-minded women at this two-day conference and start winning in the business world before you even begin your MBA. Learn from highly successful women how to develop stand-out skills, project an authentic leadership style, and build an impressive and powerful network. This is your time to take an opportunity to explore career paths, meet recruiters and mentors, and hear from today’s most influential businesswomen.

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