For Recruiters

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A symposium for corporate partners and MBA recruiters

NOTE: This event has been canceled.
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This symposium is your opportunity to engage with our career management team and Johnson MBAs. Be part of the dialogue and be the first to hear about our plans for New York City. In this daylong event, you will also hear recruiting best practices from our students, learn business trends from our faculty, and gain insights into MBA career development from our career management team.


11:00 a.m. Welcome by Fred Staudmyer, Assistant Dean and Director of Career Management
11:20 a.m. Keynote Address: Robert H. Frank, Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, Professor of Economics, and author of The Darwin Economy
12:00 p.m.  Education Session: Johnson in NYC discussion with Douglas Stayman, Associate Dean for MBA Programs and Wes Sine, Faculty Director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute and Associate Professor of Management and Organizations
12:45 p.m. Lunch
2:00 p.m.
Education Session: How to Recruit MBAs - A Best Practices Panel with Current Students
3:15 p.m. Networking Break
3:45 p.m.
Education Session: Capturing Global Talent
4:25 p.m.
Education Session: Today's Labor Market
5:05 p.m.
Education Session: The Executive MBA Job Market
5:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
6:00 p.m. Networking and Wine Tasting.
The following wineries will be on hand for the wine tasting and appetizer pairings: Sheldrake Point, and Kings Ferry Winery. F. Olivers, an aged  olive oil and balsamic vinegar artisan company, will also be on hand.
7:15 p.m.
Dinner, entertainment provided by The Hangovers
9:00 p.m. End of program

Travel Information

Campus to Campus Bus

Getting here

By Air
Delta, US Airways, and United fly to Ithaca, and many major airlines fly to Syracuse (a one-hour drive). We will provide transportation from the airport to Sage Hall.

By Bus from the Cornell Club, New York City
Seats on the Campus-to-Campus bus are available for traveling Thursday, May 16, to campus on a first come, first serve basis to the first 32 attendees who register. It departs the Cornell Club in New York City at 6:30 a.m. for arrival to Sage Hall by 11:00 a.m in time for the start of the symposium. A charter bus will depart on Friday, May 17 at 8:45 a.m. from Sage Hall to the Cornell Club in New York City. This bus service is provided to you compliments of the Career Management Center, but it's important that you register for the service.

Hotel Accommodations
A limited number of rooms have been reserved at four Ithaca hotels. Please make your own reservations; ask for the Hire Education at Johnson block of rooms.

Homewood Suites by Hilton (north of campus near airport)
  • Telephone: 1-607-266-0000
  • May 15 or 16, 2013
  • Rate: $149 per night per room
    • Rooms are held until April 26
Statler Hotel (on campus across from Sage Hall)
  • Telephone: 1-800-541-2501
  • May 15 or 16, 2013
  • Rate: $180 per night per room
  • Rooms are held until April 17
Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca (downtown Ithaca near the Commons)
  • Telephone: 1-607-277-8900
  • May 15 - 16, 2013
  • Rate: $135 per night per room
  • Special Rate expires: April 19
Holiday Inn Ithaca Downtown (downtown Ithaca near the Commons)
  • Telephone: 1-607-272-1000
  • May 15 or 16, 2013
  • Rate: $129 per night per room
  • Special Rate expires: April 17, 2013

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