2019 NC Recruiting Trends & DEI Drive-In Conference

2019 NC Recruiting Trends & DEI Drive-In Conference

“Integrated and Strategic Solutions to Bridge from Campus to Career”

The NC State University Career Development Center invites you to join your career services and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) colleagues for the 2019 NC Recruiting Trends & DEI Drive-In Conference on Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 9am-4pm at the NC State University Club  located at 4200 Hillsborough Street in Raleigh, NC.

Program Overview 

During the conference, participants will get a first-hand look at the most recent recruiting trends influencing the college labor market as reported by the data collected from North Carolina and national employers. Participants will then hear from a panel of leading DEI professionals who will share their creative talent development strategies and provide insights as to how career professionals can coach college students on determining an organization’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. The conference will conclude with speed sessions on best practices in diversity equity, and inclusion from career and industry professionals.

Keynote Speaker – Recruiting Trends

Phil Gardner, Ph.D.

Director, Collegiate Employment Research Institute at Michigan State University​

DEI Panel and Speed Sessions

Program registration is $30 (credit card only), and includes continental breakfast and buffet lunch.

Registration is currently closed. If you would like to be placed on the wait-list, please email Kelly Laraway at khlarawa@ncsu.edu

Tentative Agenda

9:00 a.m. Check-in and Breakfast

9:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker

11:30 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. DEI Professional Panel

2:20 p.m. Speed Sessions (Best Practices in DEI)

3:30 p.m. Networking

4:00 p.m. Adjourn

Area Hotels

For questions, please contact Dr. Arnold Bell at arnold_bell@ncsu.edu / (919) 515-4420