8.8 Inspiring futures! Careers Session @ DATE (part 2)

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Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Time: 17:00 - 18:30
Location / Room: Exhibition Theatre

Luca Fanucci, University of Pisa, IT, Contact Luca Fanucci

This session (registration: link) aims to bring together recruiters - mostly companies large and small, as well as universities and research centres - with potential jobseekers in the technology areas covered by DATE and HiPEAC, including:

  • computer science and engineering undergraduate and master students in their final year
  • early career researchers
  • students attending the PhD forum or at the end of their PhDs

The progamme will be tailored to the needs of the students and researchers. It will include:

  • career insights and mentoring by the HiPEAC officer for recruitment activities and a careers advisor from a local university
  • company pitches
  • time for informal networking

For students, this session is an opportunity to:

  • find out about different career paths within computer science high-end research and engineering
  • get advice on possible ways of progressing their careers
  • learn about the main skills employers look for
  • hear about most interesting vacancies and internship opportunities from companies and research centres
  • take advantage of the best environment to share their CVs with company speakers or discuss opportunities on a one-to-one basis in an informal environment
  • get free access to the rest of the exhibition

For companies, this session provides an excellent opportunity to:

  • get in contact with potential jobseekers specializing in the right areas for their business
  • talk to jobseekers in an informal environment and collect their CVs
  • promote their corporate brand as representing the best workplace, with most stimulating environment and interesting projects
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