The MBArk Core Program at Expo East will take place September 12-14, 2019 in Baltimore, MD, with many exciting components including:
- Walk the Floor with CEOs
- MBA Alumni Dinner
- MBArk CEO Breakfast and CEO Speed Dating
- Numerous booth meetings with top natural food executives
- Focus sessions on topics like marketing, sustainability, entrepreneurship, and impact investing
- Access to the show floor and Expo East events
Fabulous learning and networking opportunity amidst 1,500 exhibiting food companies and 30,000 attendees. MBArk programs include CEO Breakfast and Speed Dating; focus sessions on topics like impact investing, sustainability, and marketing; Walk the Floor with CEOs, etc.
There will be about 40 spots available for current MBAs and other graduate students, but it is a competitive process, with an expected three applicants for each spot.
There are two deadlines to apply for the MBArk program at Expo East.
The priority deadline is Tuesday, August 20 at midnight PDT. Applications submitted by then have a greater chance of acceptance, because we take about 75% of our pool from that group. Additionally, only people who apply by then have a chance to reserve hard-to-get discounted hotel reservations through MBArk.
The secondary deadline is Tuesday, September 3 at midnight PDT. We will pull about 25% of our pool from this group of applicants, which will also include those not accepted during the first period.