For the third consecutive year, The UAB Department of Management, Information Systems and Quantitative Methods (MISQ) held an IS Symposium for current UAB business students to learn more about the IS industry.
Alabama Power Company hosted the annual event on March 5th at their corporate headquarters in downtown Birmingham. Over 60 students attended the event to network and learn from industry professionals representing the following companies: ACIPCO, Alabama Power, Brice Building Co., CTS, Drummond Co., HealthSouth, Mayer Electric, and Motion Industries. Ike Pigott, Communications Specialist for Alabama Power Company, was the keynote speaker.
“This event creates a great opportunity for our students to hear first-hand about the rewards and challenges of technology-related careers and network with potential employers looking to fill internships and full time positions,” says Andrea Miller Pound, Program Manager and Advisor, MISQ.