The Professional Panel Discussion is a new addition to the IST Conference schedule of events. The panel topic, "What happens next? Finding a job after graduation from IST" will allow our panel of academic and industry professionals to share their insights on how they landed their jobs.
Two concurrent panels will start at 3 PM (please check the conference schedule for details). Please come prepared with questions, and be ready for a lively discussion surrounding the topic of the panel.
The first panel, moderated by Susan Loucks, will be focused on the practitioner side of the IST field and it will include the following panelists who are industry practitioners: Julia Price (Wendy’s), Coley O'Brien (Wendy’s), Kortney Davis (HighPoint Global), Seth Martinez (Adobe), and Erika Gilmore (Eli Lilly and Company’s).
The second panel, moderated by Elisha Ding, will be focused on the academic side of the IST field and it will include the following panelists who are academic professionals: Colin Gray (Purdue University), Ya-huei Lu (East Carolina University), Craig Howard (University of Tennessee Knoxville).