RGV Student Business Leadership and Networking Conference

When:  Mar 1, 2019 from 9:15 AM to 4:30 PM (CT)
Associated with  Texas Regional Council
2019 RGV Student Business Leadership and Networking Conference

March 1, 2019, Hosted by the IMA Texas Regional Council and South Texas College

Location: South Texas College – Technology Campus, 3700 W Military Hwy, McAllen, Texas

Parking: Free, instructions TBD

This one-day event provides you a unique opportunity to participate in a wide range of exceptional sessions packed with the information you need to jump start your career and grow professionally. Expect to be challenged. Expect to be motivated. Expect to leave the event with new knowledge and new ideas. You will also get to spend invaluable time with peers, educators, employers, and accounting/finance professionals. It’s a great way to “Power Your Future!".

Agenda – at – a- Glance
08:45 - 09:15 AM     Onsite Registration and Sign-in (including Continental Breakfast)
09:15 - 09:30 AM     Welcome
09:30 - 10:20 AM     Session I – Profession of Many Hats by Bud Kulesza, CMA (CFO, Retired, ITT Automotive, former IMA Global Chair)
10:30 - 11:20 AM     Session II – Topic TBD by Ashley Gibson, CMA, CPA (Manager, Deloitte Advisory)
11:20 - 11:45 AM     IMA Student and Academic Resources by Jimmie Smith, CPA (former IMA Global Board Member)
11:45 - 02:00 PM     Session III (lunch will be available during this time) - Networking, Employer/Sponsor/IMA Booths, Resume Reviews
02:00 - 02:50 PM     Session IV – TBD
03:00 - 04:15 PM     Session V Panel Discussion – Career and Professional Perspectives by Panel of Accounting and Finance Professionals

Special thanks to South Texas College for hosting this event, and H-E-B for providing the continental breakfast.

Price to attend:
Students/Academics/Others – Early Bird $15 if register and pay by 2/4, Normal $20 2/5 – 2/22 Last Minute $25 after 2/22 deadline or at door

Sponsors (includes up to 3 people) - Early Bird $125 if register and pay by 1/25, Normal $150 after 1/25 deadline or at door, to register go to Sponsor Registration

Cancellations - please e-mail reservations@dallasima.com as soon possible.  Refunds will not be made for cancellations made after midnight on Thursday, February 22nd.  If you do not cancel prior to the deadline, you will not receive a refund for the event.  You may alternatively send someone in your place by notifying reservations@dallasima.com.



South Texas College – Technology Campus
3700 W Military Hwy
McAllen, TX 78503