Women Leading Women
March 1, 2018 – 6:00-9:00 pm
Smith kicks off Women’s History Month with the seventh annual Women Leading Women event. This year we honor Donna Blackman, Senior Vice President of Business Operations for BET Networks. Find her individual strategy that has made her successful in high profile companies like KPMG, Marriott, and Viacom.
Career Bootcamp for Working Professionals
March 3, 2018 – 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Career Bootcamp is for working professional students in the part-time and online MBA programs. It is a part of the co-active career course which is being offered to all students in these programs. If you are not already participating in this free course and would like to, please contact your career coach for details. You do not need to be enrolled in the course to participate in this event.
The 10th Annual Social Enterprise Symposium
March 9, 2018 – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Van Munching Hall, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland
Now celebrating its 10th year, the Social Enterprise Symposium (SES) returns to the University of Maryland on March 9, 2018! As the university’s premier event on social enterprise, socially responsible business, and corporate sustainability, SES brings together 400+ students, staff, and faculty to explore the role of business in creating economic, social and environmental prosperity. Hosted by the Robert H. Smith School of Business, SES is a signature event of the Center for Social Value Creation.
[Webinar] UMD Online MBA Information Session
March 14, 2018 @ Noon EST
Join our program overview webinar designed to answer all of your questions regarding the Smith Online MBA Program.
CEO@Smith with Cathy Engelbert
March 14, 2018
Each year, the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business brings in top CEOs to speak in the “CEO @ Smith” speaker series. This March, we welcome Deloitte’s Chief Executive Officer, Cathy Engelbert.
April 4, 2018 – 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
TechFest is an annual forum hosted by the DO&IT. It brings together leaders from industry and government, who are at the forefront of game-changing transformations enabled by digital technologies, to share their expertise and passion with undergraduate and master’s students at the Smith School. It serves as a valuable forum for students to learn about the amazing potential of information technologies and to explore what it means for their careers. It will be co-sponsored by the Information Technology and Business Transformation (iTBT) and the BITS.
Eighth Annual Emerging Markets Forum
Business Powering Africa Forward
Friday, April 13, 2018
The Smith School’s Center for Global Business will be convening its 8th annual Emerging Markets Forum on the theme of business in Africa. Top level speakers from the business, academic, and policy worlds will discuss the opportunities as well as the challenges of doing business in Africa. Issues to be discussed include: Which countries are reforming and growing fastest? Which sectors are the most promising (now and in the future)? What opportunities have drawn U.S. businesses to Africa? What challenges do they face, and how have they overcome these challenges?
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