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1133 West Hastings Street

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For students in today's ultra-competitive job market, an understanding of technology is imperative; everything from finance to human resources all leverage technology to better provide value. Highlighting panelists to share views from all perspectives of the industry, MISA will be hosting its second annual MIS Connect conference to educate students and provide valuable networking opportunities with top tech companies!

Agenda:

5:00-5:30pm - Registration

5:30-6pm - Keynote

6:10-6:40pm - Panel Breakout #1

  • IT Strategy: An introductory look at the range of careers and industries open to those with a MIS concentration, from the perspective of diverse panelists.
  • Product Management: An understanding of MIS's role in the beginning-to-end product life-cycle, with topics including application development and continuous integration.

6:50-7:20pm - Panel Breakout #2

  • Fintech: See how technology is rapidly transforming and disrupting the financial services industry, and understand how organizations are utilizing new technologies to deliver products and services that meet ever-changing consumer needs.
  • IT Consulting: An inside look at this engaging and constantly changing career, from types of projects to what makes the job so rewarding.

7:25-7:30pm - Closing remarks

7:30-9:00pm - Networking and Refreshments

  • Light appetizers and one drink ticket included.
  • Note: Must be 19+ for alcoholic beverages, strictly enforced.


Attending Companies (this list is still growing!)

  • SAP
  • Absolute Software
  • Microsoft
  • Electronic Arts
  • EY
  • Accenture
  • KPMG
  • PayPal
  • Traction on Demand
  • Visier
  • Project Management Institute
  • Talent Marketplace
  • Unbounce
  • FI.Span
  • Clio
  • A Thinking Ape
  • Grow Technologies
  • Certified Management Consultants
  • ISACA


Dress Code | Business Casual

This is a great opportunity for all students to get an inside look at tech in Vancouver and network with industry professionals. Hope to see you there!

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