Future Leaders Conference
PREPARING LEADERS OF TOMORROW FOR THE WORLD OF TODAY
RAYBURN OFFICE HOUSE BUILDING
50 INDEPENDENCE AVE NE
JULY 20, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING BREAKFAST
WELCOME REMARKS BY CHLI CHAIRMAN, THE HONORABLE LINCOLN DIAZ-BALART
LEADERSHIP IN PUBLIC SERVICE CONGRESSIONAL MEMBERS TO SPEAK
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DR. ROBERT RODRIGUEZ
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK
BREAKOUT SESSION ONE
BREAKOUT SESSION TWO
LUNCH AND NETWORKING, INFORMATION FAIR
11:00 AM | ROOM 2044
In this breakout session, sponsored by FIU Steven J. Green School of International Relations and Public A airs, participants will gain insight into the skillsets necessary to have an internationally-focused career. Hearing from seasoned and new professionals, participants will learn about the various paths to international careers and the best way to maximize their impact.
SMALL/TECH BUSINESS & CORPORATE CAREERS
11:00 AM | ROOM 2045
Participants will gain insight into the way in which businesses and corporations are changing to t the incoming millennial talent needs and how they are also preparing today’s workforce to enter into cor- porate structures. We will be discussing spaces of innovation and how companies with more traditional models attract and retain mil- lennial talent.
COMMUNICATIONS, JOURNALISM, & PUBLIC RELATIONS CAREERS
11:35 AM | ROOM 2044
There is more to public relations and communications than social media and press releases. Learn how the world of communications, journalism and public relations are shaping reputations, informing the public, and changing attitudes. Hear from diverse rms, successful companies, and learn what you can do to maximize your impact.
NON-PROFIT AND PUBLIC SERVICE CAREERS
11:35 AM | ROOM 2045
Participants will gain an understanding of how non-pro ts operate to support causes or communities, and how they collaborate with business and government. Participants will learn the necessary skills needed to be successful, and what makes a non-pro t organization impactful.