Registration for Paving the Road XII to be held Oct. 10, 2023 is here.

Below is the schedule from Paving the Road XI, which was held in 2022. The schedule for Paving the Road XII is available here

9–9:30 a.m. Breakfast and Check-in
9:30–10 a.m. Transition
10–10:15 a.m.


Jay Allen ’86, P’15, P’21, P’21
Creator and Host, Paving the Road to a Future in Finance
Managing Partner, Confero Capital

10:15–10:45 a.m.

Elements of a Successful Elevator Pitch

Carolyn Harney ’19 – Blackstone 
Interactive feedback session for students to hone their pitch skills and map out follow-up strategies.

10:45–11 a.m.

Reflections from the Field with Colby Seniors

Panel of Colby seniors with recent experience securing internships share their reflections and lessons learned.

11 a.m.–Noon

Views from the Buy Side vs. Sell Side

Noah Atlas ’11 – Wellington PM Fixed Income
Mike Chun P’26 – JP Morgan
Olivia Corkey ’19 Fidelity – BioTech Equity Research 
Ed Stone ’03 – CIBC Capital Markets
Noon–1:15 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote and Table Conversations

Evan Dangel ’86 – Morgan Stanley 
Matt Malley ’82  – Miller Tabak & Co 
1:30–3:30 p.m.

Topic Focus with Industry Experts

Stephan Cizmar ’11 – LangAI 
Tyler Dewing ’99 – Guggenheim Partners 
Katie Griffin ’14 – Parametric
Todd Halloran ’84 – Freeman Spogli & Co
Caitlin Vorlicek ’14 – SageView Capital 
3:30–4 p.m.

The Art of the Interview

Michael Sherman 
Live feedback session that will provide students with helpful advice and strategies for successful interviewing.

4–5:15 p.m.

Mock Interviews

Students will participate in three rounds of mock interviews with alumni interviewers.

5:15–7:30 p.m. Networking Reception

The health and safety of our community and all event attendees is a top priority. All attendees must follow CDC, state, and venue policies and guidance regarding Covid-19. Colby will continue to monitor the Covid-19 landscape, and we will provide updated information if there are any changes to event plans.

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