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2019 Career Conference

About the Event

Seattle Academies Foundation‘s annual career conference serves 120 high school juniors from Ballard, Chief Sealth, and Franklin. During the conference, you will learn from industry professionals about different career opportunities in business such as finance, hospitality, marketing, and tourism. Also, you will see how different businesses operate behind the scenes as you visit their facility in the heart of Downtown Seattle. Nonetheless, this is the launching point for your time as a member of the Academies.

The Sessions

We’ve brought together a group of industry leaders who are passionate about supporting the next generation of business leaders.

Keynote Speaker

Marilyn Strickland High Resolution

Marilyn Strickland,
President & CEO

The Seattle Metropolitan
Chamber of Commerce

Session 1

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Networking Skills
 with Dave Stockert

10:10 AM – 10:50 AM

Cohort A

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Networking Skills
 with Dave Stockert

10:10 AM – 10:50 AM

Cohort B

South Seattle College

Hospitality Bootcamp
 with South Seattle College

10:10 AM – 10:50 AM

Cohort C

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Financial Industry
 with KPMG

10:10 AM – 10:50 AM

Cohort D

Hyatt Regency Seattle

Hospitality Industry
 with Hyatt Regency Seattle

10:10 AM – 10:50 AM

Cohort E

Session 2

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Financial Industry
 with KPMG

11:40 AM – 12:20 PM

Cohort A

Hyatt Regency Seattle

Hospitality Industry
 with Hyatt Regency Seattle

11:40 AM – 12:20 PM

Cohort B

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Networking Skills
 with Dave Stockert

11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

Cohort C

South Seattle College

Hospitality Bootcamp
 with South Seattle College

11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

Cohort D

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Networking Skills
 with Dave Stockert

11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

Cohort E

General Sessions

Internship Panel

12:30 PM – 01:00 PM

All Students

Networking Session

01:10 PM – 01:50 PM

All Students

College Student Panel

01:55 PM – 02:30 PM

All Students

Our Partners

Thank you to all of our partners that made this day possible.

Innovation Tribe of America
MTR-Western (2)
Seattle Public Schools
Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
Washington State Convention Center
Visit Seattle

2019 Career Conference Registration

Registration is based on first come first served within your school population for each cohort. Furthermore, each school receives seven (7) to eight (8) spots in each cohort.

⁂ REGISTRATION DATES ⁂

September 28, 2019 to October 10, 2019

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