Business Week October 7-8, 2020 1 University Pwky, University Park, IL, 60484 

                    

Business Week 2020 was held Virtually October 7-8. The safety of everyone in the Governors State University (GSU) community is our top priority. Please check this link to view the Business Week events held this year: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwLZ8gE4BUfQv6IYhIIVbKZUEXN3Xge0B 

 



Business Week 2020
 is a two day program that offers engaging professional opportunities for College of Business (COB) students to interact closely with industry thought leaders, employers, and alumni. It also showcases COB faculty expertise in a speaker series. The program culminates with COB Alumni Hall of Achievement Induction and a Business Career Fair.


Contact Us: Corporate partners and alumni should contact Karen Williams by email at kwilliams10@govst.edu, or by telephone at 708-235-7485 if you are interested in partnering with COB on next year's Business Week 2021.


 
 

Event Schedule

WELCOME

 

Schedule of Events for  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2020 

 

 

Business Week Opening Keynote: 

Rick Blasgen
"Technology, Globalization, and the Future of Work: How will the Global Pandemic Change Everything?"
1 – 2:15 p.m. 
Location: Online

 

Presented by:
Rick Blasgen
President and CEO, Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals 

 

Zoom Link

Or Dial-in US: +13126266799
Webinar ID  814 1939 8373
Passcode: 794093


Breakout Sessions: 


 Dr. Ujvala Rajadhyaksha 

"Navigating Work-Family Responsibilities Across the Globe"

2:15 – 3:00 p.m. 

 

Presented by:
Dr. Ujvala Rajadhyasksha
Associate Professor  

 

 Zoom Link

Or dial-in US: +13126266799
Webinar ID   814 1939 8373 
Passcode: 794093

 

Dr. Sean Jang

"Facial Recognition, Machine Learning, and Marketing" 
3:00 – 3:45 p.m. 

 

 

Presented by:
Dr. Hyunkyu (Sean) Jang
Assistant Professor  


Zoom Link

Or dial-in US: +13126266799
Webinar ID   814 1939 8373 
Passcode: 794093

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

 

Dr. William Kresse

"Election Risk Limiting Audits: Applying Business Best Practices to Enhance Election Integrity" 
2:15 – 3:00 p.m. 

 

Presented by:
Dr. William Kresse
Associate Professor

  

Zoom Link 

Or dial-in US: +13126266799
Meeting ID: 936 1782 4162
Passcode: 378165

 
 

Dr. Mucahit Kochan


"Impact of Systemic Supply Chain Disruptions on Shareholders' Wealth"
 
3:00 – 3:45 p.m. 

 

Presented by:
Dr. Mucahit Kochan
Assistant Professor
 

Zoom Link 

Or dial-in US: +13126266799
Meeting ID: 936 1782 4162
Passcode: 378165



THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2020

 

Events:

   

Student meeting with Industry Experts During Business Week 2019 Career Fair

 

VIRTUAL College of Business Career Fair

2 – 4 p.m.

 (All Career Fair registrants are encouraged to attend the

"Introduction to the Virtual Career Fair" on October 1st,1-2pm.

 Regjster for the fair in advance in the Jobs for Jaguars Symplicity

 

 Join the career fair promptly at 2pm.  

 Join the Virtual Career Fair 

 

 

 

   COB Alumni Hall of Achievement and Closing Keynote

   "Disruptive Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and the Future of Work"
    6-8:00 p.m.

    Presented by:
    General Managing Partner at G2T3V, LLC and Chicago High-Tech Investors, LLC, former CEO of 1871, and Ed Kaplan Institute at Illinois Institute of Technology

 

 Zoom Link

Or dial-in US: +13126266799

Webinar ID   871 0290 1459 
Passcode: 683936

 


                                                                                                                                                                                                                            





 

 

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