670 Students Attend 2016 Illinois Leadership Conference

On October 25, 2016, 33 Illinois VEI firms met at the Northern Illinois University-Naperville Campus to learn how to successfully run a VE firm.

670 VE employees had an opportunity to hear from keynote speakers Abhi Rajmane and Nic Zito regarding entrepreneurship, innovation, and creativity.

Students also attended a business session which included topics such as ethics, time management, and professionalism; all focused specifically on developing workplace skills. The highlight for employees were the department-specific sessions. Throughout the day, students were provided opportunities to network and collaborate.