About this Event
Chamber U will bring together business leaders and university students to spend part of the day networking together, while learning about the evolving landscape of our marketplace. This year’s sessions will focus on some of the ideas, people, and businesses who are disrupting different markets.
We will provide a unique experience for employers, students, and university leaders to network with other attendees while also offering the opportunity to connect with regional companies, mentors, and engage with workplace trends. Chamber U Summit will include a networking lunch, keynote speaker, panel discussion, and breakouts.
9:30 a.m. -- Busses Depart from Oxford
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. -- Lunch & Networking
1 -1:15 p.m. -- Program Kick-Off
1:15 - 2 p.m. -- Keynote: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang
2-2:30 p.m. -- Panel Discussion
2:40-3:10 p.m. -- Breakout Session 1
3:20-3:50 p.m. -- Breakout Session 2
4:00 p.m. -- Conclusion
5:30 p.m. -- Busses Return to Oxford
Chamber U will feature keynote speaker, Alex Soojung-Kim Pang, the author of "Shorter," which examines how to work better, smarter, and less. Alex is coming to us from 4 Day Week Global, which is currently conducting the world's largest study on the effects of a four-day work week on:
Worker health outcomes
Strength of families
Sustainability of work environments
Current Breakout Topics:
Workforce: Rethinking approach to labor. Expanding pool of talent and offering them a competitive advantage .
Sustainability/Agriculture/Manufacturing: Providing resources for companies to evolve practices in order to continue delivering high quality goods but more efficiently and with environmental benefits in mind.
Topics are subject to change and more will be added as we get closer to the event.
The event will take place at Memorial Hall OTR from 11am to 4pm.
Buses will leave Oxford at 9:30am and return by 5:30pm.
Meet the buses at the corner of Spring Street and Maple Street by Shriver. Business Attire suggested.
*Grants are available for up to $350 for professional attire. Indicate interest for the grant in your registration.
Employers in attendance includes: Sam Adams, 80 Acres Farms, St. Elizabeth, Scripps, Cincinnati Zoo, Paloozanoire, Rooted Creative, Eureka Ranch and more!
Sponsored by the Farmer School of Business
Transportation provided by the Center for Career Exploration and Success
Miami University and the Center For Career Exploration and Success are committed to providing an inclusive and equitable experience. If you need disability-related accommodations (e.g. interpreter, captioning, materials in an accessible format) to facilitate full participation please contact the Miller Center at least 2 business days prior to the event to ensure the smooth delivery of services by phone at 513-529-1541, TTY Relay at 7-1-1 or SDS@MiamiOH.edu.