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South Texas College - Mid-Valley Campus, Room #G191-North Academic Building G Lecture Hall

400 North Border Avenue

Weslaco, TX 78596

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2018 RGV Student Business Leadership and Networking Conference


February 9, 2018, Hosted by the IMA Texas Regional Council and South Texas College

Location: South Texas College – Mid-Valley Campus, Room #G191-North Academic Building G Lecture Hall, 400 N Border Ave, Weslaco, Texas 78596 (map)

Parking: Free

Schedule: 9:15 AM to 4:30 PM, registration begins at 8:45 AM

Program:

This one-day event provides you a unique opportunity to participate in a wide range of exceptional sessions packed with the information you need to jump start your career and grow professionally. Expect to be challenged. Expect to be motivated. Expect to leave the event with new knowledge and new ideas. You will also get to spend invaluable time with peers, educators, employers, and accounting/finance professionals. It’s a great way to “Power Your Future!".

Agenda – at – a- Glance

08:45 - 09:15 AM Onsite Registration and Sign-in (including Continental Breakfast)

09:15 - 09:30 AM Welcome

09:30 - 10:20 AM Session I – Career Choices by Ashley Gibson, CMA, CPA (Manager, Deloitte Advisory, IMA Global Director)

10:30 - 11:45 AM Session II – Panel Discussion – Ethics by Elvira Alonzo (Director of Public Works, City of McAllen), Giovanni Escalante (Director of Accounting City of San Antonio), Jessie Sanchez (President, Pecan Financial LLC) and David A. Laurel (Adlucent Corporation)

11:45 - 12:00 PM IMA Student and Academic Resources by Jimmie Smith, CPA (IMA Global Board Member)

12:00 - 02:00 PM Session III (lunch will be available during this time) - Networking, Employer/Sponsor/IMA Booths, Resume Reviews

02:00 – 02:50 PM Session IV – LinkedIn: A Tool to Begin and Advance Your Career by Pete Luna (Career and Placement Specialist, South Texas College)

03:00 – 04:15 PM Session V Panel Discussion – Career and Professional Perspectives by Panel of Accounting and Finance Professionals – Panel of Accounting and Finance Professionals - Ashley Gibson, CMA, CPA (Manager, Deloitte Advisory, IMA Global Director) and Tanya Thirlwall and others TBD

04:15 – 04:30 PM Drawings and Closing Remarks

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Cancellations - please e-mail reservations@dallasima.com as soon possible. Refunds will not be made for cancellations made after midnight on Thursday, February 1st. If you do not cancel prior to the deadline, you will not receive a refund for the event. You may alternatively send someone in your place by notifying reservations@dallasima.com.

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South Texas College - Mid-Valley Campus, Room #G191-North Academic Building G Lecture Hall

400 North Border Avenue

Weslaco, TX 78596

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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