2019 Military Transition Conference

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2019 Military Transition Conference

This event occurred in the past

Date and Time

  • Friday, February 15, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

Cost

0

Details

The University of San Diego, in partnership with the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation, is hosting the 4th Annual Military Transition Conference (MTC) on February 15, 2019, focused on assisting veterans and service members preparing to transition into professional careers and advanced degree programs. USD MTC 2019 brings together successful industry professionals, veterans that have made the transition from service into graduate and law programs, program faculty, and others to assist in translating military experience into thriving civilian careers as well as to explore the value of graduate and law education. 

2 Passport Points + Networking Credit for attending the entire conference.

AGENDA


8:00am – 8:30am 
CHECK-IN/Breakfast refreshments/Community Partners and Resources Fair 

8:30am – 9:20am 
WELCOME & KEYNOTE 

Keynote: Justin McAnear (Former Naval Aviator, CFO of 10X Genomics, formerly VP, Worldwide Finance at TESLA, and Finance Director at Apple.) https://www.linkedin.com/in/justinmcanear/ 

9:20 - 9:45 
MILITARY EDUCATION BENEFITS

09:45am – 10:00am 
Networking Break/Refreshments/Community Partners Fair

10:00am – 10:55am 
SEMINAR SESSIONS 

Choose one:

1. Coaching Session - (Phase 1) Still deciding on a career that might suit you based on your strengths and career goals? This session is for you. Work 1 on 1 with life coaches brought to you from USD School of Leadership and Education Sciences. Coaches are able to offer unbiased guidance and find connections for you based on your current interests. 

2. Resume Review - (Phase 2) Be ready with your resume to learn more about how to make yourself competitive as you apply for jobs. Offered by Hire Heros USA, Amy Dodson

3. Job Search Strategies - (Phase 3) Know what career field you are interested in and ready or already started the job search? You will work with an industry expert to learn the latest tips in finding and landing your next job. 

This event is open to the public

Post Contact

Vicky Torres
vickytorres@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-4860