Students are Invited to Meet Employers at Discovery’s Career Zone
Discovery is Canada’s leading innovation-to-commercialization conference. Hosted by the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), Discovery brings together key players from industry, academia, government, the investment community as well as entrepreneurs and students to pursue collaboration opportunities.
DISCOVER YOUR CAREER PATH!
Career Zone is an exclusive opportunity for students and new graduates to meet with top employers, learn about current and future job opportunities, and get expert tips on developing an attention-grabbing resume and preparing for an interview.
Meet an Employer
Be part of intimate round-table meetings with leading employers discussing current and emerging careers and the skills needed to fill them.
One-on-One Career Coaching
“I have had a dozen interviews but none of them have ever gone beyond the first interview. How do I get to the next level?”
“I cannot get an interview although I have sent my resume to a dozen places – what should I do now?”
Sound familiar? Sign up for a 10-minute one on one session with noted career coach Lucy Keating to ask your burning questions about getting an interview, attending and acing an interview, or positioning yourself as a top flight candidate in an interview.
But I Have no Skills: How to Present Academic Experience in a Business Environment
Tuesday, April 28, 9:30 – 10:30
During this session, Mark Patterson, a change-maker in the career development space, will provide you with hands-on strategies to research and identify exciting career opportunities that match your skills and experiences, including those gained in your post-graduate degree. He will introduce you to an innovative new job-matching tool, and share best practices on conducting informational interviews, creating compelling resumes that reflect your greatest strengths and talents, and properly preparing for your next interview.
Date: April 27-28, 2015
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building
222 Bremner Blvd., Toronto, Ontario
Register using promotional code AERO10 and receive 10 per cent off of your registration.
THE EARLY BIRD DEADLINE IS MARCH 30.
Please visit our Discovery website for more details or to register.