Business Week 2019 (through Oct. 10)

Tuesday, October 08, 2019
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (CT)
Event Type
Special Event
Lisa Ann Garcia
Greehey School of Business
Event Url

The Greehey School of Business Annual Business Week. Business Week is an excellent forum for students to get connected with the real world and learn from top business and civic leaders. The three-day event includes a job fair (Meet-the-Firms), the La Quinta Keynote Lecture, and lectures and workshops on current topics from top business leaders.

See below the full schedule of events.

Tuesday, Oct. 8

La Quinta Keynote Lecture
Navigating Disruption
Elis Costa, Chief Financial Officer, Marsh North America
9:45 to 10:45 a.m.

Your Career Path Through the Eyes of a CEO
Elizabeth F. Crawford, CEO, Sendero Wealth Management
11:10 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.

The Business of Cybersecurity: A Security Software as a Service Platform Provider Perspective
Larry Hurtado, President and CEO, Digital Defense, Inc.
2 to 3 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 9

Navigating the Finance Industry: Keys to Success*
John Diaz, Associate, Bain Capital
Alkek Business Building, Room 101
9:20 to 10:10 a.m.

Mowing Lawns to Managing Millions*
Lisa Martinez, CFA, Portfolio Manager
Alkek Business Building, Room 103
9:20 to 10:10 a.m.

The Perfectly Imperfect Career Path*
Hayden Edwards, Tactical Sourcing Specialist, Facebook
Alkek Business Building, Room 107
9:20 to 10:10 a.m.

Migrating Business Between Discipline and Mindsets for a Modern Workforce
Samar Shah, Managing Partner, Shah IP Law, PLLC
10:45 to 11:45 a.m

How to be a Career Nomad (And Have Fun Doing It!)
Kate Fannin (B.B.A. ’95), Executive Director, Consumer Engagement, Estee Lauder Companies
1:45 to 3 p.m.

MBA Alumni Mixer
Join MBA alumni for an opportunity to connect — and reconnect. RSVP here.
6 to 8 p.m.
The Bushnell Rooftop
240 Bushnell Ave.
San Antonio, Texas 78212

*These events are workshops.

Thursday, Oct. 10

Meet-the-Firms Career Fair
Are you ready for a job or internship? Meet more than 35 local, regional and national employers who are looking to hire.
11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Student and Faculty Awards and Dinner
6 p.m., Check-in and Reception
7 p.m., Dinner and Awards
Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade
9821 Colonnade Blvd.
San Antonio, Texas 78230
RSVP to Lisa Ann Garcia at

Get Directions
Event Date
Event Time