In today’s world, the competition for top talent is fierce. It’s never been more important for businesses to create a solid internship program to attract and cultivate future employees.
The Quad Cities Chamber is partnering with Augustana College, Black Hawk College, Eastern Iowa Community College, St. Ambrose University and Western Illinois University to share internship best practices with Quad Cities businesses. Learn from a panel of experienced experts, build your network and discuss recruiting, hosting and developing interns. Registration will be limited to 65 employers (2 employees per company max).
• 9:05 – 10:00 am – Panel of Interns/Employers from Unity House of Davenport, Family Resources, City of Geneseo, Quad Cities Chamber, Quad City River Bandits, Mass Mutual, HNI, and Rock Island Arsenal Share Best Practices
• 10:05 - 11:00 am – Breakout Session: Steps to starting an internship program with a Talent Strategy Representative from ACT
• 10:05 – 11:00 am – Breakout Session: Academic expectations of an internship program with faculty panelists from Augustana College, St. Ambrose University, and Western Illinois University-Quad Cities