Registration is open Tapia 2018 Orlando, FL September 19-22, 2018

2018 Tapia Conference

CMD-IT Student Professional Development Workshop

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 — 1:00PM - 5:00PM

Pre-registration required.

The CMD-IT Student Professional Develop Workshop will provide undergraduate and masters level computer science students with the unique opportunity to receive coaching and development from Industry professionals. Students will learn the best practices for resume writing, preparing for the rigors of the (technical/behavioral) interview process and social media presence. The workshop includes a Resume Clinic where students can get 1:1 advice from professional industry volunteers on their resumes.

Workshop Agenda

12:45 pm - 1:00 pm
Workshop Check-in
Location: Orlando L-M

1:00 pm - 1:15pm
Welcome & Workshop Overview
Dr. Valerie Taylor, CEO & President, CMD-IT
Location: Orlando L-M

1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Breakout Sessions I

Interviewing Skills
Location: Orlando N
Keynote Speaker: Zohar Liran, Engineering Manger, Autodesk
Panelists:
- Zohar Liran, Software Engineering Manger, Autodesk
- TBD, Github
- TBD, IBM
Moderator: Dr. Joel Branch

Resume Writing Skills
Location: Orlando L-M
Keynote Speaker: TBD, Microsoft
Panelists:
- TBD, Microsoft
- Hailey Daniels, Campus Recruiting Manager, BNY Mellon
- Steven Wells, Senior Director Talent Acquisition, Counsyl
- Carl Fisher, SAP
- TBD, Wayfair
Moderator: Dr. Valerie Taylor, CEO & President, CMD-IT

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Online Presence
Keynote Speaker: Dez Udezue, Senior Software Engineer, LinkedIn
Location: Orlando L-M

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Refreshment Break
Location: Orlando L-M

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
Breakout Sessions II

Interviewing Skills
Location: Orlando N
Keynote Speaker: Zohar Liran, Engineering Manger, Autodesk
Panelists:
- Zohar Liran, Engineering Manger, Autodesk
- Serguei Narojnyi, Engineering Manager, Two Sigma
- Nishi Bhonsle, Director of Software Engineering, Salesforce
- TBD, Zillow
Moderator: Dr. Joel Branch

Resume Writing Skills
Location: Orlando L-M
Keynote Speaker: TBD, Microsoft
Panelists:
- TBD, Microsoft
- Lupe Czerwinski, Executive Director - CCB Technology, JP Morgan
- Shauna Kimball, Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager - University Recruiting, Uber
- Kimberly Howell, Fidelity
- Larissa Shapiro, Mozilla
Moderator: Dr. Valerie Taylor, CEO & President, CMD-IT

3:30 pm - 4:55 pm
Resume Clinic with Industry & Government Volunteers
Location: Orlando L-M

4:55 pm - 5:00 pm
Wrap up and Close
Dr. Valerie Taylor, CEO & President, CMD-IT
Location: Orlando L-M