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Realizing the Potential of Northeast Ohio's Global Talent: Employer Summit

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)

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Event Pass for One   more info May 31, 2017 $95.00 $6.22
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May 31, 2017 $145.00 $8.97

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Realizing the Untapped Potential of Global Talent in Northeast Ohio

This first-of-its-kind conference will show employers how to take advantage of the global talent being educated, resettled or immigrating to Cleveland to fill workforce needs and become a driver of economic growth.

Many Cleveland companies are benefiting from high-skilled immigrants to enhance their competitiveness. Find out what you need to know about:
•    Hiring international how-to’s: The basic steps for hiring an international student, scientist or executive
•    How to partner with resettlement agencies to secure refugee workers renowned for loyalty and a strong work ethic
•    Making the business case for international hires
•    The keys to building a globally competitive team and retaining international employees

The summit features expert speakers, panel discussions, breakout sessions and an exhibition of business ideas generated by international students, all in the ambience of the InterContinental Hotel.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Parking included with admission

The agenda includes:

8:00am Breakfast and Networking, Introduction by Dany Behar, Brookings Institution's Global Economy and Development Fellow and Associate at Harvard University Center for International Development; author of "A spicy red sauce and how immigrants generate jobs and growth in the US"

9am Keynote Address New American Economy

10:00-12:15 Business and Community Leadership Conversations featuring remarks from the following:

The Global Economy and Northeast Ohio Business Connections, moderated by Elizabeth McIntyre, Crains Cleveland
International Talent as a Regional Economic Driver moderated by Tracey Nichols, PMC

12:15 Lunch with an International Student and Entrepreneur Showcase

1:15pm-3:30pm – Breakout sessions and conversations with human resources professionals and business leaders; full information available at globalcleveland.org/global-employers


Thank you to our partners and sponsors:

 

New American Economy

 

 InterContinental Cleveland

 

 

Suire Patton Boggs

 

 

Envoy       

Thompson Hine          Refugee Services Collaborative 


                        Fwd.us                   JumpStart

 

                             Case Western Reserve University

 

You can purchase the tickets below. For group price and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jessica@globalcleveland.org

Have questions about Realizing the Potential of Northeast Ohio's Global Talent: Employer Summit? Contact Global Cleveland

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InterContinental Cleveland
9801 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)


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