Junior Achievement Guam to Present Professional Development Symposium

HAGATNA, GUAM, September 28, 2017 – JA Guam announced today that they will
launch its first professional development symposium. The first annual
symposium titled Your Future Unleashed will be held on Thursday, October 12,
2017 from 8:00am – 4:30pm at the Hyatt Regency Guam Ballroom. Tickets cost
$99 per person and can be purchased online through Eventbrite:


Ms. Vivian Lau, President of JA Asia Pacific is the featured keynote speaker. She
will discuss “Activating Youth for the Future of Work” and will also conduct a
breakout session “Innovative Entrepreneurship: The Right Business Model and
Non-linear Thinking” during the event. The symposium will also feature local
education and business leaders from UOG, GEDA, Deloitte, ASC Trust and more.

Participants will have an opportunity to learn from and collaborate with Guam’s
leading business executives on a variety of topics focused on Finance,
Entrepreneurship and Work Readiness. Professionals will also have an
opportunity to earn valuable continuing professional education (CPE) credits.
Meg Tyquiengco, JA Guam board chairperson said “this symposium introduces
another step in empowering the potential we all have inside us and growing JA
Guam as an organization that makes a difference in our community.” She
continued, “I believe our people are our greatest assets and it’s our job as leaders
to mentor and grow our future leaders for our island’s economic success.”

JA Your Future Unleashed poster

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