Event Details

The 22nd Annual Chicago Booth Recruiters Conference offers essential information to help you develop a successful recruiting strategy at Chicago Booth, giving you the tools to effectively source talent for your organization.

For information about hotels, map, and directions, visit the Logistics page. Below you'll find this year's agenda. The agenda is subject to change slightly so please check back soon for more details on this year's schedule.

Spring 2019 Conference Schedule

Time

 

 

Location

8:30–9 a.m.

Check-In, Breakfast, and Meet-n-Greet with Employer Relations Team

 

GC 200

9–9:30 a.m.

Welcome
Stacey Kole, Deputy Dean for MBA Programs and Clinical Professor of Economics

Welcome and Admissions Update

 

GC 200

9:30–10:15 a.m.

Welcome & Career Services Update
Julie Morton, Associate Dean, Career Services and Corporate Relations


Gain perspective on 2018–19 recruiting season with insightful statistics on the industries and functions in which our students will be working for full-time positions and summer internships. Details will also be provided on the sources of students' jobs and the percentage of students who accepted full-time positions through their internships.We will take a brief look into the 2019-2020 recruiting calendar. 

  GC 200
10:15 - 10:45 a.m.  

Corporate Relations Update
Melanie Scarlata, Director & Kara Sheaffer, Associate Director

Understand various ways to engage with Booth beyond MBA hiring.

   GC 200

10:45–11:00 a.m.

Break

   

11:00–11:45 a.m.

Student Perspectives by Industry 

Consulting
Corporate
Investment Banking/Investment Management 

Career Services staff will moderate industry-specific discussions with student panelists on the recruiting process.  During this session, you will have the opportunity to ask questions about the recruiting process, student experience and other topics of interest.  
 

GC 204
GC 308
GC 404

 

11:45–12:15 p.m.  

Industry Breakout Sessions - Best Practices & Recruiting Strategies  

Consulting
Corporate
Investment Banking/Investment Management

Join members of the Career Services staff for industry specific discussions on recruiting strategies and other hot topics you would like to discuss.
 

GC 204
GC 308
GC 404

12:15 –1:15 p.m.

Lunch with Booth Staff

Please join Booth staff and your fellow colleagues for an optional lunch.

   GC 200/250

1:15–1:30 p.m.

Event Departure

Career Services staff members will be on hand to answer any last-minute questions.
  GC 204