UE to Host 2024 Indiana Talent Forum; Indiana Economic Development Corporation Announces

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UE to Host 2024 Indiana Talent Forum; Indiana Economic Development Corporation Announces

JUNE 14, 2024

EVANSVILLE, IND. (06/13/2024) The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) has announced the 2024 Indiana Talent Forum for Southwest Indiana will take place at the University of Evansville (UE) on Wednesday, July 24. The event will be held in Eykamp Hall from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., bringing together a diverse group of business leaders, educational professionals, and strategic partners from the region.

The Indiana Talent Forum is designed to connect businesses with college and university career centers, fostering collaborations that enhance the recruitment, hiring, and retention of top-tier talent from Indiana’s higher education institutions. UE Interim Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Mary Kessler will provide opening remarks at the event.

Participants will have the opportunity to network with professionals across various sectors, engage in insightful discussions on successful partnerships between higher education and employers, and contribute to strategic planning sessions focused on effective talent acquisition and retention. The forum will also highlight resources and programs that support hiring and retention efforts, showcasing how Indiana’s higher education institutions, including UE, are partnering with employers to create clear career pathways.

Registration is now open and can be accessed by clicking this link.

FOOTNOTE:  The University of Evansville is a private, comprehensive university located in the southwestern region of Indiana. Established in 1854, UE is recognized across the globe for its rich tradition of innovative, academic excellence and vibrant campus community of changemakers.

Home of the Purple Aces, UE offers over 75 majors, 17 Division I sports, and a unique study abroad experience at Harlaxton, the University’s very own Victorian manor located in the countryside of England. For more information, please visit evansville.edu.