Conference Introduction

The National Diversity Conferences hosted by MBA Diversity organizations for business professionals to convene for networking, leadership development, and career opportunities. There are case competitions and career fairs, as well as classes associated with each conference.

These conferences are open to all Jenkins Full-Time and Working Professional MBAs.  Best for –

  • Full-time employment candidates graduating in December 2020, May 2021, and August 2020
  • Internship employment candidates for Summer 2020

In the past, Jenkins MBAs have attended the major conferences.  Jenkins CMC staff will attend the National Black MBA Conference and Career Expo (National Black) and the MBA Veterans Conference and Career Expo

There are differences in employers, attendee profiles, and conference missions.  Choose conferences that align with your needs.  Most MBAs attend National Black and/or the MBA Veterans Conference and Career Expo. 

The Jenkins MBA will offer a stipend up to, but no more than, $250 for the registration fee for one conference.

 

Major Conferences

Conference Location Key Dates Comments

National Association of Asian MBAs

https://www.ascendleadership.org/default.aspx

TBA TBA

National Black MBA Conference and Career Expo

https://nbmbaa.org/

Washington, DC September 22 – 26, 2020 Jenkins CMC Staff will be on location

Prospanica Conference and Career Expo 

http://www.prospanicaconference.org

Las Vegas, NV TBA

MBA Veterans Conference and Career Expo

https://mbaveterans.com/key-details/

Chicago, IL October 8 – 9, 2020 Jenkins CMC Staff will be on location

Reaching Out MBA Conference

https://www.reachingoutmba.org/romba-conference

Los Angeles, CA October 8 – 10, 2020

SIG Global Summit

https://sig.org/global-summit-fall-2020

Rancho Mirage, CA October 12 – 14, 2020

Net Impact Conference

https://access.conveners.org/event/net-impact-2020/

Baltimore, MD October 22 – 24, 2020

 

Other Conferences

 

Conference Location Key Dates Comments

Grace Hopper Celebration

https://ghc.anitab.org/2020-attend/

Orlando, FL September 29 – October 3, 2020

HATCH

https://access.conveners.org/event/hatch2020-montana/

Montana September 29 – October 3, 2020