Transforming Workplaces

  • Get Ready, Gen Z is Here

    Friday, February 7, 2020
    8 am - 12 pm (Noon)
    Hansen Theatre, Roland Dille Center for the Arts

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    Understand Gen Z and how they’ll impact your workforce: a powerful perspective into what shaped them and the uniqueness they bring to work. Global research, Gen Z and Millennial authority, and best-selling author Jason Dorsey will be our inaugural keynote speaker at the event.

    You are invited to:

    • Learn how to leverage your generational strengths to lead this generation with new data.
    • Explore research-based actions you can use to drive Gen Z employee recruiting, communication, and so much more.
    • See how Gen Z views brands, shopping, buying and more.
    • Network with local professionals during breakout sessions.


    • 8-8:30 am - Registration/Breakfast
    • 8:30-10 am - Keynote: Understanding Gen Z - Jason Dorsey
    • 10-10:20 am - Break/Networking
    • 10:20-10:50 am - Creating Spaces that Work: Sarah Miller and Kim Manuel
    • 10:50-11:15 am - Marketing to Gen Z: Eric Piela and Kirsten Jensen
    • 11:15 am-11:45 am - Gen Z Student Panel, facilitated by Annie Wood
    • 11:45 pm-Noon - Closing - President Anne Blackhurst

    Ticket Pricing:

    • $65 - Professional tickets
    • $50 - MSUM Faculty & Staff
    • FREE! - MSUM Students

    *For groups of 10 or more: Receive $50 tickets by entering code GetReady.

    Transforming Workplaces is presented by the Paseka School of Business.