2017 Diamond Symposium

August 21 – August 24 2017
Midland, Michigan

The Dow Diamond Symposium is an exciting three day event intended for African American, Latino, and American Indian undergraduate students majoring in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Accounting/Finance, and Business Administration with one of the world’s largest and leading chemical companies. Selected participants will be exposed to potential career opportunities within Dow and learn more about the Science to Our Success.

Diamond Symposium participants can expect to:

  • Hear from dynamic Dow leaders on “How to Create Your Personal Brand” and “Build Networking Skills”
  • Learn more about Dow, our technology & products, our sustainability, and our employee resource groups
  • Participate in a cross-functional case study
  • Meet and network with Dow leaders and employees

Program Overview

Day One

  • Learn about the Power of Diversity and Inclusion at Dow and the role of employee resource groups
  • Gain insight on the ingredients needed to create a Recipe for Success
  • Discover Networking tips and tricks from an experienced Dow leader

Day Two

  • Experience a day in the life at Dow
  • Tour one of Dow’s largest manufacturing sites
  • Engage in a fireside chat with one of Dow’s accomplished female leaders

Day Three

  • Participate in a gallery walk to see firsthand Dow’s technologies and products
  • Present on a topic of interest to demonstrate your capabilities and knowledge
  • Learn how to strengthen your personal brand

Key Speakers

Participants may be considered for future employment with Dow; however, participation does not guarantee employment or obligate the student to apply for employment. For those wishing to learn more about opportunities at Dow, please visit our careers.