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June 3 - 4, 2013
New York, New York
Kimmel Center at NYU
Thank you to those who attended the recent Forté Financial Services FAST Track Conference. We hope that you were able to gain valuable insight into this exciting industry. Below we've included two presentations from the conference. Enjoy!
Interested in a career in financial services? Get on the fast track and gain valuable insight into this exciting industry. The Financial Services FAST Track Conference provides an opportunity to explore the exciting world of Finance and the diverse career opportunities available in this industry. This exclusive conference will provide an overview of specific industry tracks and connect you to senior professionals currently working in the challenging and rewarding world of Financial Services.
The Forté Financial Services FAST Track will provide:
An opportunity to hear cross-functional perspectives from professionals working across various lines of business
Candid descriptions of career opportunities and perspectives on what life is like working at the top companies
Focused networking with industry leaders and recent MBA alumnae
An overview of the structure of financial firms, key functional areas and examples of client interactions
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLY
The Financial Services Fast Track Program is designed for first year women MBA students graduating in 2015 at Forté Sponsor Schools. To apply, please follow the two-part application process.
Part 1: Complete the online application.
Part 2: Submit the below items by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proof of matriculation (copy of cancelled deposit check or letter of acceptance to MBA program)
Statement of 250 words or less on: Why are you interested in pursuing a career in financial services?
If you have any questions regarding the completion of this application please email email@example.com.
The regular deadline has expired.
Space is limited so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible!
TRAVEL STIPEND AVAILABLE: Candidates selected to attend this event will be given a stipend (up to a maximum of $250) to reimburse travel and lodging expenses related to their attendance.
Monday, June 3
|12:30 - 1:00 pm
|1:00 - 1:15 pm
||Welcome & Overview
|1:15 - 2:30 pm
||Ice Breaker & Opening Session: Perfecting Your Pitch
Jodi Glickman, President and CEO, Great on the Job
|2:30 - 3:45 pm
||Financial Services 101
7city, Lead Investment Banking Instructor
|3:45 - 4:00 pm
|4:00 - 5:00 pm
||Executive Panel I
Voices from the Top - A Rewarding Career, A Fulfilling Life
|5:00 - 6:30 pm
Tuesday, June 4
|8:15 - 8:45 am
||Breakfast & Networking
|8:45 - 9:45 am
||Financial Services Showcase (Asset Management/Private Wealth)
|10:00 - 11:00 am
||Financial Services Showcase (Investment Banking)
|11:15 am - 12:15 pm
||Financial Services Showcase (Sales & Trading/Operations)
|12:15 - 1:15 pm
|1:30 - 2:30 pm
||An Inside View of the Recruiting Process
|2:30 - 2:45 pm
|3:00 - 4:00 pm
||Executive Panel II
Voices from the Top – Staying Passionate About Your Career
|4:00 - 5:00 pm
||Career Expo - Group Meetings
Kimmel Center at NYU
60 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012 (Map)
Directions to Kimmel
WHO CAN ATTEND?
Incoming, class of 2015, women MBA students attending Forté sponsor schools who are interested in finance. Those interested in participating will need to submit an application to be allowed attendance at the event.
Complimentary admission. The conference is paid for by the following sponsors: Barclays, Citi, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Fidelity, Goldman Sachs, and PIMCO.
A stipend will be given to participants to help cover travel and lodging expenses related to attending the event. Additional details on the stipend will be communicated once admission decisions are made. Note: You must attend the entire conference in order to be eligible for the travel stipend.
371 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Call 866-AFFINIA (866-233-4642) or
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or
Online via the reservation LINK
Group Rate: $274/night
Group Name: Forté Foundation
Group Rate Expires: Sunday, May 12, 2013
If you have questions about the Financial Services FAST Track Conference or application process, please email email@example.com.
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