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Advanced Degree Consulting Summit 2020

Northwestern University’s Advanced Degree Consulting Alliance (ADCA) unites Northwestern advanced degree (MA/MSc, MD, JD, PhD, and postdoctoral) students/trainees interested in pursuing careers in management and discipline-specific consulting.

ADCA is proud to host the 7th annual Advanced Degree Consulting Summit (ADCS) on Friday, June 12, from 2:00 - 5:45 PM virtually on Zoom. The Summit is an opportunity for advanced degree candidates to network with representatives from sponsoring firms and discover how consulting engages transferable skills within a multitude of industries. Whether you are about to embark on the job market or just starting to explore employment options outside of academia, the Summit is a wonderful way to gain insight into the consulting industry.

Please register by Friday, June 5 in order to be included in the resume book.

After registration, you will receive an email with a link to provide a 1-2 page business style resume which will be provided to all attending firms. Resumes must be uploaded by Wednesday, June 10 in order to be included.

ADCS 2020 Highlights

  •  Panelists from sponsoring consulting firms (McKinsey, LEK, Simon Kucher & Guidehouse (previously Navigant))
  •  The opportunity to submit your resume into a book for sponsors
  • Networking events with recruiters and consultants

ADCS 2020 Schedule

  • 2:00 - 3:00 PM: Panels
    Introduction to the consultants from different firms, their work, followed by panel questions where consultants can share insights about their experiences
  • 3:00 - 5:45 PM: General Networking Session
    Networking session with individual Zoom breakout rooms for each firm.

Contact and Inquiries

Questions or general inquiries may be emailed to ADCA.

Categories: Broad Interest