VIRTUAL ACCOUNTING DIVERSITY CONFERENCE (April 19-21)
Do you plan on majoring in Accounting? Are you curious about the accounting profession?⠀ The SMC Business Department will be hosting a 3-day conference to encourage and empower students (especially underrepresented minority students) to follow a career in Accounting.⠀ Conference Agenda⠀ 1. Monday, April 19 from 11 am - 1 pm ⠀ Keynote Speaker AJ Harris VP of Accounting and Finance & Controller for the LA Lakers⠀ Accounting professionals Panel with speakers from all the top global accounting forms (ie. EY, Deloitte, KPMG, PWC, and RSM). (Zoom Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/96713438786) ⠀
2. Tuesday, April 20 from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm (Zoom Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/97950064394) ⠀ Former SMC Accounting students and young professionals panel⠀
3. Wednesday, April 21 (2 part workshop)⠀ A. Personal Branding Workshop Presented by KPMG from 11 am - 11:45 am (Zoom Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/93961382434)⠀
B. Virtual Interviewing Strategies Workshop Presented by EY from 12 pm - 12:45 pm (Zoom Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/91888843273) ⠀ ⠀ Accounting is a major that offers guaranteed lifelong job stability. Any student who has even considered the idea of studying accounting, finance, or business is highly encouraged to attend.⠀ Please note: No advance registration is required. Just use the zoom link a few minutes before each session begins. To be respectful to the guest speakers, please arrive early, turn on your video camera, and mute your microphone. Since this is a professional conference event where you have networking opportunities with accounting professionals in EACH session, please dress in business casual attire. ⠀ The conference will be live via ZOOM. NOTE: It will not be recorded for later viewing. This was based on the request of some of the firms in attendance.