Friday, April 20, 2012

Newman Conference Center, Baruch College



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8:30 - 9:30           Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:30 - 9:45           Introductions, Welcome & Opening Remarks – Room 750

                             Zina Richardson, University Director, CUNY Division of Student Affair

                             Corlisse Thomas, Ph.D., Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Services, Baruch College

9:45 - 12:00         Panel Discussion:  Navigating Careers in the Global Economy- Room 750


                              Facilitator: Stacie Berdan – International Career Expert & Author     

                              Panelists:  Anna Catalano, Former Chief Marketing Officer for British Petroleum

                                                 Ashley Parker, Executive Vice President & NYC Regional President, HSBC

                                                 Suzanne DiMaggio, Vice President of Global Policy, Asia Society

                                                 Elizabeth Rose Daly, New York City Mayor’s Office, Director, International Business

                                                 Adam Michaels, Principal, Consumer, Media & Digital Practice, Booz & Co.

                               Video Contributors:  Elizabeth Marshman, Founder, IdeaDish, Formerly ReEnvision Design

                                                                   Robert Fried, Founder and Director, China Language Institute


12:00 - 12:40        Lunch:  Lounge – Room 760    


12:40 - 1:30          Keynote Address – “My Accidental Global Career: Lessons Learned Along the Way" – Room 750

                               Introduction of Speaker:  Frank Sanchez, Ph.D., CUNY Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

                               Keynote Speaker: Gary Bottfeld, Chief Learning Officer, Global Mobility, Deloitte Services LP


1:30 - 2:30           Concurrent Sessions

  • Global Engagement & Career Planning– Room 760

    Pamela Brown-Laurenceau, Internship Program Specialist and Pre-Law Advisor Magner Center for Career  

    Development and Internships, Brooklyn College

  • Employment Authorization for International Students – Room 765

    Arda Beskardes, Esq., CUNY Immigration Attorney

  • East Meets West: Dining Etiquette for the Globally Competitive Student – Room 730

    Melba Olmeda-Amaro, Dir., Career Development, Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Kimberly Chu, Senior Career Advisor, Borough of Manhattan Community College

  • Interested in an Int’l Career? Learn How to Market Yourself Globally! – Room 750

    Stacie Berdan, Author, Go Global, Launching an International Career Here or Abroad

  • International Job Search Engines – Room 755

    Dan Beaudry, Director, Business Development at Going Global, Inc.

    Susan Musich, Executive Director & Founder, Passport Career


2:30 - 3:45           Resume Clinic:  Sophia Demetriou, Director, The Career Center at City College Room 760

                             Exhibitors Tables Open: International Employers, Organizations & Opportunities Room 760



3:45 - 4:00          Wrap Up:  Joy Phaphouvaninh, Int’l Education Coordinator, CUNY Office of Academic Affairs



Sponsors:  CUNY Division of Student Affairs & Office of Academic Affairs / International Education