Career Management

National MBA Career Conferences

2015 National Conferences:

National Conferences provide MBA students with the opportunity to get face-to-face time with recruiters from hundreds of the largest, top organizations. Only registrants can post their resumes at the conference job board, meet recruiters at receptions, and build their professional network. Registrants can volunteer to save money or receive a discount.
Note: Anyone can attend any conference, regardless of ethnicity or race, but you should be culturally sensitive and come ready to learn about diversity in the workforce. For questions, contact the Career Management office.

Best Practices: Join the association, post your resume to MBA Focus, look for the National Conference Scholarship information for 2nd years coming in the Fall 2015, look for jobs that are posted for the companies that are attending the following conferences.

NAAMBA Conference (National Association of Asian MBAs) | November 13-15, 2015 |Washington DC

The 6th Annual Asian MBA (AMBA) Leadership Conference & Career Exposition promises to be the largest gathering of Pan-Asian professionals in the nation.

NAWMBA Conference (National Association of Women MBAs) | October 15-17, 2015 | Houston, TX

This must-attend conference for MBA women is designed to assist students and professionals in their journey to develop and enhance leadership skills, network with likeminded individuals and connect with leading MBA employers.

NBMBAA Conference (National Black MBA Association) | September 22-26, 2015 | Orlando, FL

The National Black MBA Association Annual Conference and Exposition is one of the largest professional development and job search events. Each year, the event attracts more than 9,000 attendees. Sessions are held on topics including: career, education, entrepreneurship, lifestyle and leadership. The NBMBAA Annual Conference offers a myriad of opportunities designed to meet your professional development, branding, recruiting, retention and corporate citizenship goals.

NSHMBA Conference (National Society of Hispanic MBAs) | October 8-10, 2015 | Chicago, IL

More than 250 corporations, non-profits, government agencies, and academic institutions will be seeking to hire top Hispanic talent at the largest Hispanic Career Conference.

Net Impact Conference (Social and Environmental Change) | November 5-7, 2015 | Seattle, WA

The Net Impact Conference is the leading forum for students and professionals who want to tackle the world’s toughest social and environmental problems.

Reaching Out LGBT MBA Conference (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) | October 8-10, 2015 | Chicago, IL

The Reaching Out LGBT MBA Conference is the annual conference of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) graduate business school students.