WE local conferences are happening right now. Have a look on what WE Locals at Providence and Prague offer to you! WE Locals are designed with many session tracks and events that are geared to the Graduate Students. Here are some of the session highlights you can expect:
Session highlights of WE Local at Providence:
- What is an academic career?
- Finance Savvy: You and Your SWE Section
- She’s on FIRE: A Woman’s Perspective on Financial Independence
- Career Fair Readiness: How do you prepare?
- Bridging the gap: Understanding the Multigenerational Workforce
- Finding a Research Position as a Student
- Finding and Creating Leadership Opportunities to Get Ahead in Your Career
- Opportunities for Engineers to Help Solve the Government’s Toughest Challenges
- HeForSWE: Advocating with Our Male Allies
- Salary Negotiations: Because You’re Worth It!
- Introduction to Adulting: Financial Tips
- Think Out of the Box: Careers Your Engineering Degree Can Take You
- Government vs. Industry – Engineering the Right Career
- Does this company make my butt look big?
- WE Local Symposium (at no additional cost) for the graduate students. More info can be found online: http://alltogether.swe.org/2018/04/attend-we-local-symposium-providence/.
Session highlights of WE Local at Prague:
- My SWE Journey from a College Student to a Scholar in Academia: How I Implemented My SWE Experience into My Life as an Academic
- Thriving in an Emerging Industry
- Everyone can be a STEM Ambassador
- Presenting Technical Content with Confidence
- Working towards Inclusive STEM: Solving the Engineering Talent Dilemma
- Bridging the Culture Gap
Last, but not the least, you will get the opportunity to meet with potential employers and connect with peers while building your skills through professional development workshops.
Registrations are open now. Don’t miss out — register for the WE Local today!
WE Local Providence
April 20-22, 2018, Register Before Friday, April 13
WE Local Prague
May 16-18, 2018, Registration: First Come, First Served.