Successful Mentoring Relationships for Career Development

Monday, April 15 | 5:45PM–6:30PM | Salon E/F
Session Type: Professional Development
Participation in mentoring activities can be a key success factor in your career development. But how do you start? How do you find the right mentor or set of mentors for your situation? What should the focus of your conversations be? This session will help you answer these questions and understand what to focus on in mentee/mentor conversations. We will cover important mentoring resources, benefits, styles, and functions, as well as setting expectations. Whether you want to find a mentor or a coach, or you want to be one, join this lively session; make a difference in your career planning and development.


  • Brian Basgen

    CIO, Emerson College
  • David Seidl

    Vice President for Information Technology and CIO, Miami University
  • Theresa Semmens

    Chief Information Security Officer, Nevada System of Higher Education