2016 Cleveland Internship Summit Highlights
In February 2016, Northeast Ohio employers and educators convened to discuss how we as a region can improve our talent pipeline development.
The Summit featured experts who have successfully implemented and maintained internship programs and discussed what that meant to their organization and to the community.
To learn more about our 2016 event, please click here to visit our resource page.
Dr. Ronald F. Ferguson, Harvard Kennedy School joined us as our Keynote Speaker.
From Internship to Leadership
Current C-suite professionals that got their start as an intern, discussing their experience as an intern and the importance of internship programs. Speakers include:
Jeff Malbasa, President & CIO, Spero-Smith Investment Advisors
Andrew Miller, Senior Vice President, Strategy & Business Analytics, Cleveland Indians
Moderated by: Joe Roman, President & CEO, Greater Cleveland Partnership
Retaining Proven Talent in Our Region’s Companies
Discussion highlighting how to keep interns in the company/region after their internship is over. Speakers include:
Ed Evans, SPHR, Human Resources Director, Maloney + Novotny LLC
Evan Ishida, Board Member, Engage! Cleveland
Margy Judd, President, Executive Arrangements, Inc.
Moderated by Richard J. Batyko, APR, Fellow PRSA, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Communications and Development, Team Northeast Ohio
The Changing World of Work
Learn from the Pros: How Employers Create and Maintain Successful Internship Programs
Engaging High School Interns: Tailoring Your Program for a Positive Experience
Legal Aspects of Internships: Legal Issues Employers Should Know