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ALAINA LEVINE
A day with Alaina Levine on Career Development

October 5th, 2018 ALAINA LEVINE SPIE travel lecturer


Are you … Wondering about the "What next" ? … Hesitating whether and when to switch between academia and industry? ...Worrying whether your profile is attractive for the career you would like to pursue? Or are you simply curious about all the possible career paths you could possibly take?

SPIE travel lecturer Alaina G. Levine is an award-winning entrepreneur, STEM career consultant, science journalist, professional speaker and corporate comedian. As President of Quantum Success Solutions, she is a prolific speaker and writer on career development and professional advancement for engineers and scientists.
The main goal of Alaina´s visit is to provide interested ICFOnians an insight into future career perspectives in and outside academia as well as to give the basic tools to be well prepared to pursue your desired career path.
Her visit spans a whole day consisting of two keynote talks, two interactive workshop sessions, a dinner with the speaker and many networking opportunities during the day. In addition, Alaina Levine would offer individual One-on-One career consulting sessions on demand.

Please register here.
For further information please contact ICONS.

Schedule
[09:45-10:00] Introduction by ICONS in the AUDITORIUM
[10:00-11:30] Keynote talk on Networking for Nerds: How to Create Your Dream Career in the AUDITORIUM
[11:30-12:00] Coffee break with the chance of One-on-One Consulting Sessions (previously scheduled) in the NEST Hall
[12:00-13:00] Workshop on 10 things you can do NOW to get a job and move your career forward (registration required) in the BLR
[13:00-15:00] Lunch break in Café de Llum
[15:00-16:00] Keynote talk on Exploring Your Passions and Recognizing Your Potential in the AUDITORIUM
[16:00-16:30] Coffee break in the NEST Hall
[16:30-18:00] Workshop on Successfully Navigating the International Job Search (registration required) in the BLR
[18:00-19:15] Networking at a Social Friday in the PICNIC area
[19:15-…] Dinner with the speaker + introduction to professional etiquette across cultures in interactions, meals, and correspondence (registration required) in BCN

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