2018 Diamond Symposium
August 20 – August 22, 2018
The Diamond Symposium is a student engagement event hosted by Dow which is intended for top, underrepresented minority, undergraduate students from Universities across the United States. This event features an impressive lineup of Dow speakers who will help educate participants on our company, culture, and career opportunities as well as provide key professional development advice to help build the leaders of the future!
The intended audience for Diamond Symposium are top, underrepresented minority, undergraduate students currently attending a U.S. College or University. Potential candidates should be majoring in Engineering, Accounting/Finance, Supply Chain Management, Computer Science/Management Information Systems, Business, Public Relations/Communications/Journalism, or Human Resources Management.
When/Where does Diamond Symposium Occur?
The Diamond Symposium will be held in Midland, Michigan (Dow’s Corporate Headquarters) from August 20 through August 22.
What Should Participants Expect?
- Participants will have the opportunity to interact with Dow leaders and each other to begin building a professional network, participate in a “Day in the Life” activity with a participating function (Supply Chain, Manufacturing & Engineering, Information Systems, Finance, Marketing & Sales, Public Affairs, and Human Resources) and give a two minute presentation of a topic of their choice!
- Participants can also expect to hear from Dow leaders from all functions present on topics such as: The Future Dow, Our Sustainability Journey, Inclusion & Diversity at Dow, Networking 101, Creating Executive Presence and many more!
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.