BOSTON: NETWORK OF INDUSTRY LEADERS
November 3-6, 2016
From the Seaport to Cambridge
Boston is known for its place at the forefront of American History, elite academic institutions, and beautiful brick-laden brownstones. Boston is also a leader in global innovation, career opportunities, numerous Israeli startups and a tapestry of diverse Jewish life.
This four day, three night experience is specifically designed to provide IACT Hillel Birthright alumni an opportunity to immerse themselves in the innovative Boston community and gain the critical skills and connections that top employers are looking for. Participating in this experience will help you on your path to personal and career advancement, as well as connect you to our Jewish ecosystem for a competitive advantage moving forward.
5:00 pm: Meet @ Hotel
6:30-8:30 pm: Dinner and facilitated conversation with Career Up Industry Leaders.
Headline speaker Jeffrey Glass, CEO Starting Five Partners, "“How My Great Grandma Yetta, taught me everything (and more) that I needed to be a tech entrepreneur”
10am-11am: Sit-down with Stas Gayshan @ Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC)
11am-12pm: Conversations with Career Up Now Industry Leaders
12-1pm: Lunch @ CIC
1:30-2:30 pm: Small group interviews with Career Up Industry Leaders
3:30 pm: Free time/prepare for Shabbat
7 pm: Services @ Tremont Shul
8:30 pm: Shabbat dinner
9:30 am: Giving Circle
(an event to build community, as well as personal and professional networks)
1pm-3 pm: Social action project
4pm-7pm: Free Time
7 pm: Holocaust Memorial walk followed by Havdallah
7:45 pm: Dinner
10:00 am: Sunday morning chat with Career Up Now Industry Leaders including:
Eugene Buff, Innovation Broker, Lecturer, and President/Founder Primary Care Innovation Consulting speaks on "Considering an Innovative Future"
11:30 am: Debriefing and Goodbyes