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Virtual Event Sessions
Schedule is subject to change.

Thursday, May 20, 2021

10:00–11:30 AM ET

Pre-Conference Session: Financial Services 101

Training the Street delivers an overview of the financial services industry structure and work performed within each business line. In addition, you will hear about key terminology and skills required for each functional area.

12:30–1:00 PM ET

Conference Opening Session

Presenters:

  • Arrion Rathsack, Senior Director, Programs at Forté
  • Forté Partner Executive TBA
1:15–2:15 PM ET

Executive Panel: Voices from the Top

Senior executive women from financial firms share their career experiences and discuss strategies for keeping all aspects of their lives moving forward. Hear about the career choices that led to their success, the natural trade-offs that occur in every long and rewarding career, and strategies for having a fulfilling personal life.

2:30–3:30 PM ET

Investment Banking Showcase Part 1

Showcase sessions feature Associate/VP level MBA alumni sharing their experiences, rewards, and insights on a career in financial services within their business area.

3:45–6:00 PM ET

Recruiter Roundtables

Your first year of business school will be exciting and full of quick deadlines and decisions. Recruiting for your summer internship will start early and require you to be ready to make decisions. In this session, recruiters provide insights and tips for navigating the interviewing and recruiting process at financial firms. This session will give you a head start on landing your summer internship.

Friday, May 21, 2021

10:00–10:15 AM ET

Day 2 Opening Session

10:15–11:15 AM ET

Investment Banking Showcase Part 2

Showcase sessions feature Associate/VP level MBA alumni sharing their experiences, rewards, and insights on a career in financial services within their business area.

11:30 AM–
12:30 PM ET

Asset Management/Private Wealth Showcase

12:30–1:00 PM ET

Closing Session

3:00–5:00 PM ET

Career Expo

30+

Expert speakers and panel presenters

Virtual Event Platform

This event will be delivered online. Admitted women will receive an invitation to join the virtual conference platform before the event.

Online Career and Networking Community

Following the conference, network with attendees and Forté program alumni through our exclusive networking platform, and find resources to support and drive your success during and after
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