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Agenda

June 27, 2017

Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place

8:00 a.m. 
Check-In/Breakfast
Foyer E
9:00 a.m. Welcome 
Salon D-E
Sean Frisbee, President and CEO, WVU Alumni Association 
Jack Thompson, Corporate Relations Manager, WVU Corporate Relations
9:30 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions: Group 1
Strategies for Managing and Retaining Millennial Talent
Wharf AB
Deborah Degner, President, The Leadership Bridge, LLC

Build Your Brand On Campus 
Salon F-G
Alex Procter, Store Team Leader, Target
Laurel Squires, Store Team Leader, Target
Dawn Brown, Campus Relations Manager, Oshkosh Corporation

10:30 a.m. Break and Refreshments

10:45 a.m. Faculty Panel
Salon D-E
Gerard D’Souza , Director, Division of Resource Economics and Management, Davis College
Mark Gavin,  Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Research and Executive Education, B&E
Virginia Kleist , Chair and Professor, Management Information Systems, B&E
Matt Valenti , Professor, Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, Statler College
Dave Solley , Program Coordinator, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Statler College
Nikki Loy, Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Eberly College
Brian Woerner, Chair, Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering 

11:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker
Salon D-E
Driving Innovation Within Your Organization
Bob Welsh, Vice President , Stanley Black & Decker  

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Noon Lunch
Salon D-E

12:15 p.m. WVU President E. Gordon Gee's Address 
Salon D-E

1:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions (Group 2)
Prepare Them with the Tools to Lead: Building Internal Talent 
Salon F-G
Lisa Gavron, National Recruitment and Program Manager, Stanley Black & Decker
Kristina Pieller, HR Coordinator, Stanley Black & Decker

Attract Top Talent Through an Enhanced Application and Onboarding Experience 
Wharf AB
Lucas Berg, Associate Vice President and Recruiting Manager, Michael Baker International
Kayla Decriscio, HR Representative, PepsiCo

2:00 p.m. Break and Refreshments

2:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions: Group 3 
Best Practices/Rotating Topic Tables
Salon D-E 

Invest in the University Through Innovative Student Programs  
Salon F-G 
Steve Staffileno, Associate Director of Development, WVU College of Business and Economics
Cate Schlobohm, Outreach Program Coordinator, WVU Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources

3:15 p.m. Break and Refreshments

3:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions: Group 4
Empower Your Talent Acquisition Team with Data-Driven Recruitment
Wharf AB 
Justin Driscoll, Senior Director, People & Culture Initiatives, Pittsburgh Tech Council
 
Create Effective Internship and Experiential Learning Programs 
Salon F-G            
Kathy Miller, The Greenbrier
Nick Bartlow, Senior Principal Engineer, Noblis

4:30 p.m. Break and Refreshments

4:45 p.m. Student Panel 
Salon D-E 
Jewell Lease, Strategic Communications 
Dakota Wolfe, Management Information Systems
Ryan Blair, B.S. in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, currently pursuing M.S. in Agricultural and Resource Economics
(Charles) Logan Webster, Communication Studies (Emphasis in Strategic/Organizational Communication)
Cameron Greza, Industrial Engineering
Syihan Muhammad, Computer Engineering and Computer Science

5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Faculty Networking Reception
Foyer F-H and Platinum Terrace