Presents...

April 2 - 3, 2020

10am - 3pm

Hosted and Sponsored by

Mid-Atlantic District Conference Center

5404 Wisconsin Ave. Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Workshops

Thursday, April 2, 2020                                                    Friday, April 3, 2020                                           

Personal Networking Strategies & Marketing Skills

This training session will teach individuals how to communicate effectively with people and showcase their talents as an asset to any college, program, or business.  Topics will cover business cards networking, closing the deal in conversations, personal portfolios and maximizing your potential at networking events.

 

Audience:  Students | General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:30pm

How to Get a Job & Get Promoted

This training session will teach individuals how most companies are hiring people and what they are looking for in a candidate.  This session will take it to the next level and address how to advance in your career.  Topics will cover the interview process, resources for finding jobs, landing the position and tactics to excel for higher pay and responsibility

 

Audience:  College | General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:30pm

Innovative Pitches for Industry Partnership

In a similar pitch-based format, this session is designed to showcase creative and innovative solutions that plan to help corporations build quality workforce pipelines for a short and long-term return.  If you are looking to grow your workforce, build an industry training program for your staff, or develop partnerships that will increase your bottom line in the community, then this session is for you.

This session will promote ideas from student leaders, small businesses and nonprofits to solve concerns involving:

  • workforce training and talent acquisition

  • leadership development

  • industry awareness and sustainability

  • leveraging community resources for greater industry impact  

Solutions in Workforce Pipeline Development

Resources to Foster GLEE: Genomic Literacy, Education, and Engagement (NIH)

Attend this workshop to get hands-on experience with educational resources that will support genetic and genomic education efforts in your classroom.

 

These diverse resources cover topics discussed in the documentary The Gene: an intimate history such as ethics, the science behind gene-editing, and science communication

Curriculum Development for Teachers

Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Certification Training

Attend this course to receive innovative techniques to manage your classroom better and learn how to integrate industry best practices into the classroom.

 

This specific course will cover One Note and how to use it to mange the delivery of all of your curriculum material, class notes, tests, quizzes and other items for the year.

 

Individuals taking this course will receive an EduSerc Educators Training Certificate and receive credits toward an MIE certification from Microsoft.

Lesson Design with OneNote

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Health/Medicine: Career Development Session

This workshop is helpful to teach students about the various fields in engineering and how to carve a pathway into a great career in healthcare, medicine, science and research.  With so many options in the healthcare and medicine.  You will learn how to position yourself to success for colleges and corporate interest.

 

Audience: General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

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Engineering - Career Development Strategies

This workshop is helpful to teach students about the various fields in engineering and how to carve a pathway into a great STEM career.  With so many options to choose such as Chemical, Electrical, BioMedical, Mechanical, etc., you’ll learn how to position yourself to success for colleges and corporate interest.

 

Audience: General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

Culinary Arts - Career Development Strategies

Interested in cooking?  Are you interested in starting a restaurant?  This workshop discusses what it really takes to become successful in the Culinary Industry and how to make it as a chef, business owner or other type of professional in Culinary.

 

Audience:  General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

Information Technology/CyberSecurity - Career Development Strategies

A career in computers is always a great bet for anyone, but what are the options?  What is it like being in the computer field?  This session will answer all of those questions and help you to learn from top industry professionals the skills it takes to become successful.

Learn about Cyber Security, Software Development and other fields in this STEM area.  You don’t have to be a genius to be in career with computers.  But it all begins with understanding the excitement and possibilities.  This session will explore the pathways for you.

 

Audience:  General Public

Time:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

 

Business/Entrepreneurship - Career Development Strategies

Interested in starting your own business?  Attend this session and learn what it take to become an entrepreneur.  It takes hard work and talent, but most of all it takes passion. 

Attend this session and learn from CEOs that have made it out in the world.  Learn how to structure a business plan and what it really takes to make it in school and college before going out into the real world!

 

Audience:  General Public

Times:  10:30am - 11:20am; 11:30am - 12:20pm

Finance - Career Development Strategies

Want to make money in the world of finance?  There is a lot of money to be made...and you could be one of the people doing so!  As an accountant, investor on Wall Street or a banker, there are great careers for anyone looking to help people manage, save and make money.

 

Attend this session to learn about what finance all is about and how you can see yourself in a pathway toward excellence!

 

 

Audience:  General Public

Times: 10:30am - 11:20am;11:30am - 12:20pm

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