Events

Catch up on the latest news from Genesys Works

On Friday, August 10th, Genesys Works hosted its first ever Alumni Reunion. Sponsored by Optum, the event attracted more than 200 attendees, including alumni spanning the organization's 10-year history, present and former staff, and their families. Held at Minnehaha Park, the event officially lasted for two hours. Attendees were able to engage in a variety of yard games and bea ...

It’s a Draft Day that even the NFL would envy.

On August 14, we hosted our ninth annual Draft Day.” This year, 292 high school seniors who completed the Genesys Works training program and 15 college alumni earned a paid, one-year corporate IT internship at one of 56 corporations in the Twin Cities region. For the high school students, their 20-hour work schedule begins now and continues through their high school graduation until they begin their post-secondary studies in August 2019.

  INVESTING IN CHICAGO'S JOBS OF THE FUTURE Technology is generating significant opportunities for workers and companies alike. What are employers doing to ensure they stay ahead of the technology curve? How are companies addressing the demand for coding skills? How are hiring practices supporting the wealth of diversity that existsin our great city? Join Genesys Works as we ...

As a supporter of Genesys Works Twin Cities, you're invited to attend one of our upcoming open houses to learn more about our program, see our summer training program in action, and even get a chance to eat lunch with our students!

Join us again this year for the MSP Hatfield & McCoy's event hosted at Surly Brewing Company! Bid for a chance to earn lunch with a top executive from a top Twin Cities companies in the Twin Cities while raising money for Genesys Works. Last year, we raised a record amount of $102,000!  

Calling on all new Genesys Works supervisors! We will be hosting a training in both St. Paul and Minneapolis to set expectations for the upcoming year of internships. Here's what you can expect...

We’re inducting the Class of 2018 into our alumni program, recognizing the alumni who have recently graduated from college, and uniting the entire Genesys Works family – both alumni and staff. This is an event for alumni of all classes, whether you graduated in 2009 or 2018. Expect to participate in fun activities, reconnect with your Genesys Works peers, and eat a ton of deli ...

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! It’s that time of year again where we call on volunteers like you to help Genesys Works interns hone their interview skills and Mock It Til They Rock It! Each year, Genesys Works Houston partners with local business professionals during Mock Interviews to help prepare Houston’s future workforce for this important professional milestone. This is an opport ...

Draft Day is Genesys Works' signature end-of-summer event where young professionals who successfully complete our eight-week skills training discover their internship placements. This year we expect around 1,200 attendees, including our young professionals and their families, school and community leaders and representatives from all of our 55+ corporate partners. 

3rd Annual Charity Golf OutingThursday, June 14 11:00 am: Registration11:30 am: Lunch1:00 pm: Tee Time5:00 pm: Cocktail reception GOLFING FOR A GOOD CAUSE Gold Sponsor ($10,000)Includes: Silver Sponsor benefits, plus an additional foursome and recognition in social media and press release. Silver Sponsor ($5,000)Includes: Foursome benefits, plus exclusive recognition ...