Launchpad 2013: Professional Networking Event
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Launchpad 2013 is an annual conference hosted by the Psi Kappa Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, the oldest and largest professional business fraternity in the world.
Launchpad 2013 brings together professional leaders in the business world with students at San Francisco State University who want to develop themselves professionally and understand the importance of networking. Connect with like-minded peers, develop new relationships with business professionals during the networking power hour, and receive advice on how to kick start your career during our keynote guest speaker panel.
This year's conference will feature professionals from companies such as:
Bank of America
... and many more!
---------- Why You Should Attend ----------
Launchpad presents an amazing opportunity for San Francisco State University Students of all majors to connect with business leaders from a variety of industries. As an open networking conference, you'll be able to talk to professionals in your field of interest as well as other industries to gain a more well rounded perspective.
Each industry will have their own section for professionals and students to easily connect and congregate such as Finance, Entertainment, Tech & Startups, Health, Education, and more. Tables will also be set up for select companies to share further information about their business and provide recruitment and internship opportunities for students.
During the keynote guest speaker panel themed "Blueprint to Success", students will gain powerful insights into how they can ignite their business acumen and begin building their own blueprint to success. Speakers will go over such topics as how to leverage your network to find opportunities and jobs alike, how to sell yourself, how to think like an Entrepreneur and create opportunities for others, how to go above and beyond your career into being a business leader in your industry, and much more.
This conference is your opportunity to get the kind of powerful insights and knowledge of the professional business world you can't afford to ignore. Join us and start building your blueprint to success!
When & Where
Alpha Kappa Psi: San Francisco State University
In 1904, Alpha Kappa Psi was founded on the principles of educating its members and the public to appreciate and demand higher ideals in business and to further the individual welfare of members during college and beyond.
Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity is the world’s oldest and largest professional fraternity, with an international network spanning across all geographies, careers, and backgrounds. We provide our brothers with professional guidance throughout their college years to ensure that upon graduation, we are each equipped with a skill set necessary to survive in any work environment. Through interview training, resume building, public speaking workshops and a one-on-one mentorship program, Alpha Kappa Psi develops the business leaders of the future.
College men and women everywhere are discovering that Alpha Kappa Psi is much more than just another organization or club—it is a unique, prestigious association of students, professors, graduates and professionals with common interests and goals. They join Alpha Kappa Psi to take advantage of valuable educational, friendship and networking opportunities.