The #IRLCONN – ‘In Real Life’ Conference is making its return to UConn Stamford on Friday starting at 8 a .m.

#IRLCONN is aimed at preparing college students to enter the workforce. 

This is the event’s second year and the goal is to connect students with brands, business owners and entrepreneurs. There will be several panels, keynotes and master classes that students can attend. 

The professional event starts Friday at 8 a.m. at the UConn Stamford Campus.