WHY ATTEND?

  • 6+ Hours of networking
  • Meet 50+ recruiters from 20+ top companies
  • 5+ hours of onsite interviews
  • 5+ hours of career education
  • 9:1 Student/Company ratio
  • Network with 150+ other undergraduate veterans & ROTC Cadets!

RECRUITING COMPANIES

SUCCESS STORIES

Many of the students who have attended this conference have been hired by the sponsor firms as co-ops, interns, and full-time hires! Here are a few recent examples.

Click their photos to learn more about them and see where they are working now.

Sales & Trading Analyst Intern

Cole Johnson

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Engineering Co-op

Eric Stout

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Consultant

Molly Marahol

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Consutlant

Morris Bradley

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Day 1 Agenda

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 - Navy Pier

11:30 AM

Check-In & Registration

11:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Stop by to pick up your conference registration packet and the badges that you’ll need to access the event on both Friday and Saturday!

Location: Navy Pier (Outside Lakeview Terrace Room)
Open

12:00 PM

Graduate School Speed Networking Session

12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Is grad school in your future? Spend 2 hours getting ‘pitched’ by admissions officers from the nation’s premier MBA and Specialty Masters Programs. Whether you’re ready to go after graduation or might want to in a few years, it’ll be well worth attending!

Participating MBA & Specialty Masters Programs: Notre Dame, Wisconsin, Illinois, Vanderbilt, Georgia Tech. SMU, University of Southern California, Rochester, Boston College, Ohio State, Arizona. Florida

Location: Navy Pier -Room 325/326
Candidates who indicated interest during registration

2:45 PM

UNDERGRADUATE RECRUITERS PANEL: TIPS & ADVICE ON NAVIGATING THE RECRUITING CYCLE

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Get insights into how to best position yourself for success on campus and at this event – from recruiters at some of the country’s top companies.

Participating Companies: Deloitte, Eli Lilly, Societe Generale, USAA, & Accenture

Location: Navy Pier -Room 324
Open

3:45 PM

Company Presentations

3:45 PM - 5:15 PM

Whether you’re a STEM, business, or liberal arts majors – discover what 3 of the world’s top companies are all about and what they’re looking for:

3:45 – 4:15 pm: Deloitte (Management Consulting)
4:15 – 4:45 pm: Eli Lilly (Healthcare Company)
4:45 – 5:15 pm: Societe Generale (Investment Banking/Financial Services)

Location: Navy Pier -Room 324
Open

5:15 PM

Grad. School/MBA Expo

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Even if you’re not ready for grad school (or if you are), stop by and meet with the admissions teams and veteran students at some of the world’s top-ranked MBA & Specialty Masters programs.

EXPO PARTICIPANTS:

MBA & Specialty Business: Notre Dame, Boston College, Vanderbilt, USC, Wisconsin, Rochester, Georgia Tech, Illinois, Babson, SMU, UC-Irvine, Florida, Arizona, Ohio State

International Affairs: George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs

Location: Navy Pier -Lakeview Terrrace Room
Open

6:15 PM

Networking Reception with Company Recruiters

6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Network with veteran employees, recruiters, and fellow student veterans and Cadets at a great space overlooking downtown Chicago and Lake Michigan to end the day!

Location: Lakeview Terrace (adjacent to the Navy Pier Ballroom)
Invite-Only (Register early to increase the likelihood that you will receive an invitation)

Day 2 Agenda

Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 - Holiday Inn Mart Plaza Conference Center

7:30 AM

invite Only Networking Breakfast

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Join Facebook’s team for a networking breakfast before the Speed Networking kicks off at 9am!

Location: Wolf Point Reception Room
Invite Only – Register early to increase your chances of being selected

8:00AM

Check-In

8:00AM - 12:00PM

Check-in

Location: 15th Floor Lobby
Open

9:30AM

Speed Networking Session

9:30AM - 12:00 PM

Break into groups of 10 students. Every 9 minutes, over the course of 2.5 hours recruiters from each of the sponsor companies will rotate to each table to introduce themselves, their firm, and give you an overview of the career opportunities available to candidates with your major.

Participating Companies: Facebook, Intel, Cigna, Eli Lilly, Accenture, Deloitte, EJ Gallo, USAA, Societe General, Citi, Accenture, Ernst & Young, & US Treasury

Location: Sauganash East
Open

12:15 PM

Lunch

12:15 PM - 1:00PM

Grab a quick lunch and get ready for the expo!

Sauganash East
Open

1:00 PM

Career Expo

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Are you tired of long, painful career fairs where the recruiters most likely don’t understand your military experience and how it can create value for them? Here’s the good news – at this event you’ll get essentially limitless facetime with campus and military recruiters who are specifically seeking to hiring undergraduates with military experience! Lunch and a small grad school expo will be hosted as well!

Participating Companies: Facebook, Intel, Cigna, Eli Lilly, Accenture, Deloitte, EJ Gallo, USAA, Societe General, Citi, Ernst & Young, PNC Bank, M&T Bank, FDIC, Northwestern Mutual, Wells Fargo  & US Treasury

Location: Wolf Point Ballroom
Open

12:00 PM

Onsite Interviews and/or Coffee Chat

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

While you are in town, take the opportunity to interview or have coffee chats with some of the participating firms undergraduate recruiting teams.

Location: LaSalle Room
Invite Only

TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships funded through the generosity of Deloitte Consulting

Individual Travel Scholarships
DISTANCE FROM CHICAGO VALUE
200-299 miles $25
300-399 miles $50
400-749 miles $75
750+ miles $100
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Must attend a University at the distances listed above
Must register by 9/30/17
Must physically attend the event
Must pick up scholarship in person on 10/21/17
Must complete resume review process, in full

FEES & BENEFITS

GUARANTEED INVITE-ONLY*
Pre-Conference Job Board .
Pre-Conference Resume Review Service .
Open Bar Networking Reception (ID required for alcohol) .
“Speed Dating” company info sessions (firms ‘pitch’ students on their roles) .
Saturday breakfast & lunch w/ recruiters .
Undergraduate Recruiter Panel (Tips & Tricks) .
Career Expo .
Company-led Info Sessions  .
8 to 1 Student/Company Ratio  .
Onsite interviews (Scheduled by Companies) .
STUDENT REGISTRATION FEE $35 per Student

ELIGIBILTY

You must meet all three requirements to register for this event

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Military service

Eligible military experience:

  • Active duty veteran
  • Guard/Reserve (current or former)
  • Army ROTC Cadet
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ACADEMIC STANDING

Must be enrolled as an undergraduate:

  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
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SCHOOL RANKING

Must attend a top-ranked school:

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FUTURE DATES

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