National Society of Black Engineers

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The Professional Development Conference (PDC) offers you unsurpassed opportunities to learn and network with other engineering professionals and make a positive impact on the community! PDC Programming is designed to propel the careers of STEM specialists to the next level and to provide professional development to emerging leaders. Learn more about 2017 programming by expanding the list below.

Signature Events are additional avenues for interaction with a diverse audience in more intimate setting.
The Networking and Strategic Recruiting Events presents an opportunity for in-depth interactions where recent graduates and entry level and experienced talent encourages will participate in one-on-one conversation resulting in more meaningful and effective networking.
An additional platform for professional development that engages members in exploring and discussing particular areas of focus of interest are the Special Interest Groups (SIGs) Events.
Executive Mentoring gives PDC attendees the opportunity to interact with and receive professional guidance from an executive in a small group setting.
Workshops for the 2017 Professional Development Conference will fall into one of the following tracks: Early Career Academic Development, Leadership Development, Personal Development, Professional Development, or Technical Growth.
PDC 2017 has Entertainment options that introduce attendees to best of Chicago's nightlife.
Conference attendees don't have to skip their fitness routines with NSBE Fit!
Dynamic Speakers at PDC 2017 will engage attendees of all disciplines!
The PDC Marketplace is an excellent opportunity to sell products to some of the best and brightest engineering professionals in the world. To become a vendor, download the 2017 PDC Marketplace Packet HERE!


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