The Cleveland Internship Summit brings business, education, and community representatives together to discuss how to increase and improve internships and other experiential learning opportunities in Northeast Ohio through a range of panels and conversations. Summit attendees learn and share best practices around internship programs and discuss the value of internships to building their talent pipeline. 

The Cleveland Internship Summit is a conference provider for HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). Visit the agenda to view the approved sessions.

Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2020

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: VIRTUAL

Registration: $79 for members, $129 for nonmembers

For additional information regarding the event or sponsorship opportunities, contact Angela Finding, Senior Director, Early Talent at afinding@gcpartnership.com.


AGENDA

9:30 to 10:00 a.m. Virtual Networking and Entertainment

10:00 to 10:15 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks

10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Keynote: Eric Schnur, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer at Lubrizol

11:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. Break - Virtual Networking and Entertainment

12:00 to 1:00 p.m. CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  • Successful Strategies for Supervisors Managing Virtual Internships
  • Employer Brand Breakdown: What is it and why it matters in your quest to attract top talent
  • True Diversity and Inclusion: Moving beyond policies and procedures
  • Re-thinking Early Talent Recruitment and Retention Strategies During a Global Crisis

1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Break - Virtual Networking and Entertainment

2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS

  • Discussing Small Business Internships: Share advice, challenges, and ideas for making your small business internship stand out.
  • Virtual Recruitment Best Practices: What works and what doesn't.
  • Ask the Experts Q&A: Buy-in, recruitment, budget, and more. Ask what you really want to know about those who have successful programs or are working with students.
  • Increasing diversity in your internship program: Recruiting Minority Students

3:00 p.m The 2021 Cleveland Internship Summit concludes

Visit gcpintern.com/2021 for more details about sessions and speakers. 


Check Out Highlights from the 2020 Summit

PLEASE NOTE: Our February 2020 Summit occurred before current social distancing guidelines were in place.


Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2020

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: VIRTUAL

Registration: $79 for members, $129 for nonmembers

For additional information regarding the event or sponsorship opportunities, contact Angela Finding, Senior Director, Early Talent at afinding@gcpartnership.com.

Participating Sponsor

 

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Supporting Sponsors

 Tri-C  Minute men