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Career Up Now:

Fort Lauderdale
November 9-12, 2017

From the Las Olas to A1A

High Tech, Bio Tech, and Entrepreneurship in Ft. Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is most known for its pristine beaches and annually perfect weather, but it also offers abundant professional opportunities through its rich culture and vibrant downtown amidst a deeply established Jewish community.  Fort Lauderdale is a leader in career opportunities, business innovation, and Judaic and Israel advocacy through its tight-knit Jewish professional network.  

 

This four day, three night experience is specifically designed to provide students of the University of Florida and Florida Atlantic an opportunity to immerse themselves in the innovative Fort Lauderdale community and gain the critical skills and connections that top employers are seeking. 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.

CAREER UP: Fort Lauderdale
NETWORK OF INDUSTRY LEADERS

 

Nathaniel Pool

 

 

Founder and Manager at Hackseed, LLC

Sheryl Greenwald

Sam Berman Foundation |

Commercial Banking

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Joe Rubinsztain

CEO and Co-Founder at Chronwell

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Brad Weinbrum

 

President at ABB Optical Group

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Terri Sparber Bukacheski

 

 

Owner, Ortho Pro Associates

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Steven Stolberg

Entrepreneurship Lecturer at the University of Florida

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Salomon Sredni

 

Managing Director at Ocean Azul Partners

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Dr. Richard Goldman

Board member at the

Sagemont School

Larry Genet

First Vice President at CBRE

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Brad Weinbrum

 

President at ABB Optical Group

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

Sam Berman Charitable Foundation

ITINERARY*

11/9

THURSDAY

11/12

11/10

FRIDAY

11/11

SUNDAY

SATURDAY

5:00pm: Meet @ Hotel

6:30-9:00pm: Heavy hors d'oeuvres, networking, panel discussion and facilitated conversation with Career Up Now industry leaders @ Greenspoon Mader 200 E Broward Blvd Suite 1800, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

10:00am-12:00pm: Meet with Sammy Schulman, CFO Miami Heat followed by tour of American Airlines arena


12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch on your own

1:30-3:00pm: Event TBD

3:30pm-7:00pm: Free time


7:00pm-8:00pm: Shabbat experience 


8:00pm-10:00pm: Moroccan Shabbat dinner at home Tech Entrepreneur, Nathaniel Pool. 

11:00am-12:00pm: Giving Circle - Philanthropy workshop

 

12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch with local young Jewish professional network

1:00pm-3:00pm: Social Action within the community


3:00pm-6:30pm: Free Time


6:30pm-8:00pm: Dinner

9:00am-10:30am: Sunday morning chat with Career Up Now industry leaders including a conversation at Ballard Partners, the largest political lobbying firm in Florida, with Stephanie Grutman 

10:30am-11:30am: 

Debriefing and Goodbyes

* Subject to change