Graduate Student Networking Event

Thank you to all the companies and graduate students that made it out to this event.


And a big shout out to our generous sponsors who helped make this event possible!

  • Department of Statistics
  • Career Services - Gies College of Business, Career Services
  • MSF - Gies College of Business, Department of Finance
  • MSTM Adv - Gies college of Business, Graduate Programs
  • MBA - Gies College of Business, MBA Programs
  • Engineering Career Services
  • Graduate College Career Development
  • Illinois Professional Science Master's Program
  • School of Information Sciences (iSchool)
  • School of Labor and Employer Relations

Please check back for details about our next Graduate Student Networking Event in October 2020!

EnterpriseWorks is located at 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign.

Parking is free in the lot North of the builidng- entrance on Oak Street.

Light hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be served. Business causal attire recommended. 


Are you a graduate student looking for an internship in the Research Park?

This event is an opportunity for you to connect with Research Park companies specifically interested in hiring grad-level talent.

You will also have the chance to hear from a panel current graduate interns working in the Park who will share about their internship experience and how they got their positions.

We encourage you to bring resumes and business cards. No preregistration required for students.

Questions? Email



4:15-5:00 PM: Company check in and setup (food will be availalbe for company representatives)
5:00-5:30 PM: Student check in and networking
5:30-6:00 PM: Graduate Intern panel (advice for job seekers)


  • Shreya Rathi
    Senior Project Management Intern, EnterpriseWorks
    MS, Finance, Gies College of Business
  • Saurav Yadav
    Data Scientist, COUNTRY Financial Digitalab
    MS, Information Management, School of Information Sciences
  • Sherry Yi
    Idea Summer Lab Intern, AbbVie
    PhD, Educational Psychology, College of Education

6:00-7:00 PM: Networking


Is your Research Park company looking to hire graduate-level talent?

Connect with graduate students from across campus, specifically interested in working in the Research Park.