Warsame Ismael UCL, successfully applied and was one of 150 students, from 30 different countries who secured a place to attend The 2016 Business Today, International Weekend Conference at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. The theme of the conference was “The Rise of The Millennial Generation: Bridging the Gap”.
Executives from over 70 different leading companies also attended. In keynote speeches, panels, and seminars, the executives addressed all aspects of the theme, from the influx of Millennials in the workforce to changing Millennial consumer preferences. Warsame had the opportunity to engage with executives in small groups of 8-10 students. A weekend with CEO’s and leading executives around the world, offered Warsame the opportunity to gain a global perspective on the challenges and opportunities available to the Millennial Generation.