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2024 College Fast Track to Finance Conference Agenda  

You are invited to explore a multitude of finance careers at the Forté College Fast Track to Finance Conference. Undergraduate students of all academic disciplines are welcome and encouraged to attend.

All sessions are in Eastern Standard Time Zone

Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024

5:30–7:30 pm ET

Pre-Conference Networking Reception

Friday, Feb. 16, 2024

8:30–9 am ET

Check-In and Breakfast

9–9:30 am ET

Conference Opening Session

Conference Welcome - Deutsche Bank

9:45–11:15 am ET

Session I: Finance 101 Roundtables

During this session, corporate partners will rotate around the room answering questions about their organization, the recruitment process, and any and all things finance!

11:30 am–12:30 pm ET

Session II: Find Your Fit Industry Panels

Choose to attend of the two panels available during this time. Panel A: Investment banking will provide you with an overview of this role, as well as a “day in the life” snapshot of this career path. Panel B: How To Be Successful In Your Internship (Virtually or In Person!) will give you a toolkit of tips and advice for how to make the most of your internship.

12:30–1:30 pm ET

Lunch + Sponsor Keynote

1:45–2:45 pm ET

Session III: Find Your Fit Industry Panels

There are countless professional opportunities for women in finance. Curious about what career path is the right fit for you? Lear about the many different industry and functional roles that are in Investment Management. Or join the Industry Deep Dive panel, aimed toward student who may not have a business or finance major but are interested in the industry. Specifically, this panel will share why finance can be a great career path for students of all majors.

3–5 pm ET

Career Expo

This will be a highly interactive portion of the conference with corporate sponsors.

Forté’s College Fast Track to Finance Career Expo brings together the event’s sponsor partners and exceptional talent (that’s you!). Connect with company representatives from top employers to learn more about internship and full-time employment opportunities.