The 2013 Leaders’ Institute takes place May 31 – June 1, 2013, at The Mason Inn on the campus of George Mason University.
Benefits of Participating | Top
As a student, you're putting in the long hours to get good grades and ultimately land the perfect job or internship. By attending the Leaders' Institute, you'll:
Eligibility Requirements | Top
NOTE: Submission of an application does not mean automatic acceptance into the program.
"The 2011 Leaders' Institute was an experience like no other. I learned so much information and had fun connecting with other accounting [professionals]. I also learned that the accounting profession is much more diverse than I ever realized. I took away so much material that will help me succeed in my CPA career goal."
Weekend Agenda* | Top
Friday, May 31, 2013
|10–10:30 a.m.||Registration||The Mason Inn|
|10:30–10:45 a.m.||Welcome & Program Overview||Ballroom A|
|10:45–11:15 a.m.||Meet your Team Leader & Icebreaker||Ballroom A|
|11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.||General Session: Networking 101 —
Building Relationships to Advance Your Career
|12:15–1:15 p.m.||Lunch||Jr. Ballroom|
|1:15–2:15 p.m.||General Session: I've Got a Salary,
|2:30–4:30 p.m.||General Session: Speed Dating — CPA Style!||Jr. Ballroom|
|4:30–5:30 p.m.||Hotel check-in, free time,
get dressed for dinner
|5:30–6 p.m.||Networking Reception||Ballroom Pre-
|6–7 p.m.||Baker Tilly & Keynote speaker||Ballroom A|
|7–9 p.m.||Meet the Firms — Networking||Ballrooms B & C|
|9–11 p.m.||Hang out at The Corner Pocket.
Ping pong, billiards, foosball,
board games & more!
|The Corner Pocket,
The Hub at GMU
Saturday, June 1, 2013
|8–8:45 a.m.||Buffet breakfast & hotel check-out|
|8:45–9:30 a.m.||General Session: Team Leader Panel
— Surviving the CPA Exam
|9:40–10:45 a.m.||General Session: Leadership Core
|11 a.m. – noon||General Session: Personal Branding||Ballroom A|
|Noon–12:45 p.m.||Buffet Lunch||Ballrooms B & C|
|12:45–1:45 p.m.||General Session: How to Interview
Your Future Employer
|1:45–2:45 p.m.||General Session: Team Leader Panel —
Real World/School-to-Work Transition
|2:45–3 p.m.||Wrap Up & Departure||Ballroom A|
* Agenda is subject to change.