UF Business Career Services Annual Professional Development Day

For Students


Student registration is required for this event. Limited spots available.

Registration for this event has passed.



Check-in starts at 8:00am outside Century-A Ballroom; event will begin at approximately 8:30am.


Hilton Hotel & Conference Center
1714 SW 34th Street,
Gainesville, FL 32607

Dress Code/Attire:

Please dress in interview attire;(i.e. business suit). This is required.

Program Name Tags:

Please wear your program name tag so that you are identifiable to our employer presenters and participants during the event.

Business Cards:

We encourage you to bring your business cards with you so that you can provide them to those employers you network with. We also encourage you to bring a pad folio so that you can take notes during the workshops and panel sessions.


Please review the agenda, speaker bio's and list of participants for the day's events prior to arriving. It is recommended that you conduct company research on those executives that you have an in interest in networking with. Your knowledge of their industry and company will go a long way in their eyes.

Please keep in mind:

This event is designed to assist in improving your networking, communication, career development, and job search skills. Please be sure to take advantage of the day and prepare yourself to ask questions during the presentations, panel session and networking reception. Our presenters and participants have taken time out from their busy schedules to attend this event and assist in developing your skills. Please be sure to take the time to thank them individually and appropriately represent the Hough Graduate School of Business.

Have fun...it is going to be an exciting day for us all!