Student Communications Career Conference
The 2018 Student Career Conference will take place on Saturday, November 10 at NYU Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South
Each year, the New York Women in Communications hosts a day-long conference, featuring over 30 communications professionals speaking on 10 different topics. More than 250 students attend to get career tips on various aspects in the communication fields, ranging from entrepreneurship to marketing to scholarships and financial wellness.
Thank you to our host
8:00 AM: Onsite Registration Opens (lobby level)
8:30 AM: Breakfast | Event Kickoff
9:05 AM: Keynote 1
Session 1 Panels (students choose 1)
10:15 AM-11:15 AM – Think Outside the Box: Non-Traditional Communication Jobs
Hilary Klein, Head of Strategy & Operations for Public Affairs, WeWork
Angessa Lynn, Hughmanick Strategic Business Development, MJM Creative Services
Ashley McKenna, Senior Account Executive, Birchbox
10:15 AM-11:15 AM – Marketing Me
Lori Greene, Founder, LPG Enterprises
Tanya Jones, Meredith Corporation & Career Coach
10:15 AM-11:15 AM – Finding Your Best Opening Act: Exploring First Internships and Jobs
Hilarey Wojtowicz, Senior Career and Finance Editor, Swirled
Session 2 Panels (students choose 1)
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM – Content Marketing & Beyond
Julia Corbett, Senior Account Executive, MXM/Accenture
Amanda Pressner Kreuser, Co-Founder, Masthead Media
Jamie Primeau, Celebrity Editor, Bustle
Angela Morris, NewsCred
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM – From AI to VR: Growing Skills for the Future
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM – Improving Financial Wellness
April Jenkins, B2B Client Success Manager, Betterment
1 PM – Keynote 2
Workshops (students choose 1)
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM – Building Your Presentation Skills
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM – Effective Networking
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM – How to Be an Influencer
Lindsey Gaterman, Instagram Health Influencer / Founder, CityGater
Closing panel (all students attend)
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM – The Secrets to Getting Coveted Scholarships
Alanna McCatty, Founder & CEO, McCatty Scholars
Saundra Thomas, VP of Scholarships. NYWICI
Lexy White, 2X NYWICI Scholarship Winner, Ithaca College
Please note there will be no refunds on cancellations after Monday, November 5.
$75 Student members
$120 Student non-members
For Student Non-Members Only:
$125 for Conference Admission + a NYWICI Student Membership!
$100 Young Professional members
$150 Young Professional non-members
For Young Professional Non-Members Only:
$200 for Conference Admission + a NYWICI Young Professionals Membership!
Save $15 per student when you register as a group of 10+ individuals!
For questions or if you’d like to register a group, please contact Anna at firstname.lastname@example.org.