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Think and Lead Seminar Series

Last Updated: 05/29/2024 | All information is accurate and still up-to-date

The MEM Program offers a unique opportunity every semester through the weekly Think and Lead seminar series. These sessions let you interact with seasoned professionals from industries like technology, medicine and education. You gain firsthand knowledge and insight and build long-lasting relationships through networking. This gives you an edge in the competitive job market.

As an added benefit, you are welcome to attend all Industrial and Systems Engineering Departmental Seminars and Operations Research Program Seminars to expand your industry knowledge and professional network as well.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

Why Attend the Think and Lead Seminar Series

These seminars help you expand your industry knowledge and grow your professional network. This added benefit gives you more opportunities to learn and connect with professionals in your field.

By attending these seminars, you can gain insights into the latest industry trends and research developments. You will also meet experts and leaders who can offer valuable advice and mentorship. Furthermore, these events provide a platform for you to share your ideas and projects and receive constructive feedback from experienced professionals.

As you participate in these seminars, you build relationships that can lead to internships, job opportunities, and collaborative projects. This experience not only enhances your education but also prepares you for a successful career in engineering and operations research. So, take advantage of these seminars to maximize your learning and professional growth.

If you want real-world insights and connections with industry professionals, attend our Think and Lead sessions.

Past Events

  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: End of Semester Gathering

    April 19 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us to celebrate another successful semester for the program and the MEM Program's Spring 2024 graduates.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Jay Gerhart

    April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Jay Gerhart to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as he discusses current engineering management topics.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Kim Lanza-Russo

    April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Kim Lanza-Russo to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as she discusses current engineering management topics.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Sarah Glova

    March 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Sarah Glova, CEO at Reify Media, to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as she discusses current engineering management topics.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Sarah Glova

    March 22 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Sarah Glova, CEO at Reify Media, to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as she discusses current engineering management topics.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Sarah Glova

    March 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Sarah Glova, CEO at Reify Media, to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as she discusses current engineering management topics.

    Sarah Glova writing on a whiteboard with a dry erase marker.
  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Scott Burleson

    February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Scott Burleson, senior VP at the AIM Institute, to the MEM Program as he discusses the "Jobs-to-be-Done Philosophy."

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Sam Kale

    February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Todd Grosshandler to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as he discusses current engineering management topics.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Todd Grosshandler

    February 9 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Todd Grosshandler to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as he discusses current engineering management topics.

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  • Think and Lead Seminar Series: Gustavo Rojas Jara

    January 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am at Fitts-Woolard Hall – Room 4290

    Join us as we welcome Gustavo Rojas Jara to the MEM Program's Think and Lead Seminar Series as he discusses how to pursue your business interests.

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