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Past Event Detail

MITX Talent & Career Development Summit 02/09/2016
Event Type: MITX Event
Dates: 02/09/2016
Times: 08:30am - 05:00pm

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Google Cambridge, 355 Main St, Cambridge, MA 02142


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Join MITX on February 9th at Google Cambridge for a fresh perspective on leadership, talent, culture and career development. This conference will help mid to senior level leaders navigate their personal career development, become more effective leaders, and win the talent war in 2016 by creating a great company and team culture.

Topics covered include:

  • The importance of having an intentional, inclusive culture.
  • What makes a great team
  • The role of self-awareness in being a strong leader
  • A professional development toolkit
  • Leadership vs. management
  • Getting ahead of the common missteps of leaders
  • Unique challenges and opportunities for senior leaders
  • Blending a seasoned employee base with Gen Y

Who will be there? Professionals in the marketing, technology, and design sectors from large brands like TripAdvisor to startups like Draft Kings.

  • Emerging Leaders transitioning from individual contributor to leader
  • Mid to senior level employees honing their leadership development skills 
  • Senior management focused on team and culture building
  • HR professionals charged with talent acquisition, retention and development

Click here for the agenda!

Advisory Board:
Marcy Axelrad, Global Senior Director of Talent Operations, Wayfair
Joe Chernov, VP, Marketing, Insight Squared 
Jere Doyle, Managing Partner, Sigma Prime Ventures 
Emily Green, Independent Board Director & Advisor    
Jennifer Hayes, President, Dalton HR Solutions
David Hayes, President & Founder, HireMinds
Jessica Knapp, AVP & Director of Selection & Assessment, Liberty Mutual 
Leanne Owens, SVP, Client Strategy, Onward Search
Roopshree Shah, HR Business Partner, eCommerce, TJX
Jessica Show, Sr. Talent Advisor, TJX
Henry Sullivan, Attorney, Mintz Levin
Abbie Weeks, Executive Director,


Ticket Prices:
Members: $100
Non-Members: $175

Would you like to register a group of 5 or more? Reach out to for group discounted pricing! 

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