PDP 2022


LASEC 2022 Professional Development Program Summit ran from June 21 – 24, 2022

The LASEC Professional Development Program Summit (PDP Summit) is a free, four-day intensive seminar designed to give students the opportunity to learn about jobs focused on the sports industry in Los Angeles. Accepted students will identify and cultivate the job training and communication skills needed to thrive in this highly competitive business.

PDP Summit includes:

  • Professional development training Assistance with resume writing, interview skills, and feedback from industry leaders/experts on presentation. Students will develop a professional business plan to help position themselves for a job after graduation.
  • Los Angeles sports business executive panels Discussions with various sports executives to learn about the different types of sports jobs that are available in Los Angeles (PR/Marketing/Communications, Event/Venue Management, Operations, Sponsorship/Ticket Sales, etc.)
  • Formal mentor program PDP Summit participants will be assigned a mentor for six months. Mentors are from an array of sports organizations in Los Angeles.

This program is open to upperclassmen and current graduate students. Current freshmen and sophomores are encouraged to sign up for our Volunteer Academy.

Applications for the 2023 PDP Summit will be available in March.