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Davies College of Business Hosts Meet the Industry Event on April 19

The Marilyn Davies College of Business is hosting a professional networking opportunity at the 9th Annual Meet the Industry event from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on April 19 in the Milam/Travis Rooms in the Welcome Center.

The event, created for currently enrolled business and pre-business majors, will introduce students to a variety of industries and careers for students majoring in, but not limited to, finance, business development/sales management, management information systems, supply chain, accounting, and insurance & risk management, international business, and management.

The Meet the Industry event invites students to: meet dynamic working professionals and learn how they became successful in their fields; explore careers in Houston's growth industries; and discover how to navigate the hiring process and how to create a sustainable career path.

Sponsored in part by Fastenal, the event will feature industry roundtable discussions with representatives from Fastenal, HPE, Phillips 66, Double Tree, Cole Chemical, Team Industrial Services, BBVA Compass, Home Depot, Astoundz, MRE Consulting Group, and more.

Non-refundable registration is $5 (and closes at 5 p.m. on April 17) at uhd.edu/cobcareer. Students are not required to attend all the sessions. No phone, email or walk-up registrations are accepted. Business attire is required. Refreshments will be served.

Event Agenda

Session 1: 10 - 11 a.m.

Room 1 - Accounting and Finance Roundtable Discussions

Room 2 - Supply Chain and MIS Roundtable Discussions

Session 2: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Room 1 - Roundtable Discussions

Human Resources Management/Retail (also applicable for International Business, General Business and MBA leadership track)

Room 2 - Roundtable Discussions

Insurance & Risk Management/Business Development & Sales Management

For more information, visit www.uhd.edu/cobcareer or call 713-221-5011.