Hiring Our Heroes: Alaska Transition Summit at Fort WainwrightAugust 17 & 18, 2016 at Ft. Wainwright Army Base
Join us for a free hiring fair and transition summit for service members, veterans, and military spouses sponsored by U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. This event features key federal & state agencies, influential military leaders, innovators in the business and employer community, and local community leaders.
The two-day Transition Summit will feature informative and interactive panel events, recruiter training, and facilitated discussions focused on improving competitive employment for service members, veterans, and spouses in addition to a networking reception for employers, senior leaders, and job seekers. Job seekers who register in advance can upload their resumes to be viewed by employers before the event.
Service Member Transition Summits connect employers of every size and industry with talented veterans, service members, and military spouses through a series of town hall style panel discussions, networking receptions, employment workshops, and a Hiring Our Heroes hiring fair.
LOCATION: Ft. Wainwright Army Base: 4030 601st St., Fairbanks, AK 99703
2:00 p.m.: Industry Overviews for Job Seekers and Military Spouses
2:00 p.m.: Interactive Forums & Panel Discussions for Employers and Senior Leaders
5:30 p.m.: Networking Reception for Employers, Senior Leaders, Job Seekers, and Military Spouses
8:00 a.m.: Workshops, Interactive Forums & Panel for Job Seekers and Military Spouses
1:00 p.m.: Hiring Fair