Join us Saturday October, 20 2018 at Skyline College for workshops, round-table discussions and presentations designed to connect interested and well-prepared study abroad alumni to your program offerings.The SF Bay Area Lessons From Abroad Conference is designed to offer study abroad returnees the opportunity to reflect on their international experiences, connect with other study abroad alumni, network with professionals from international organizations, and gain important skills for their future career and academic paths.
Exhibitors and Sponsors can participate in the conference in a variety of ways!
* Exhibiting/Tabling at the Opportunities Fair * Chairing or participating in a panel presentation* Resume Reviewer* Share the event with student alumni of your program!* Sponsor a group of students to attend the event for FREE ($10 per student for groups of 5 or more)! Conference Schedule 10:00 - 11:00am Exhibitor set-up (Coffee/Juice and brunch items: oatmeal, fruit, bagels, danish, muffins)10:30am Volunteer Meeting (10 mins)11:00 - 12:00pm Registration, Resume Review, Check-In, Opportunities Fair and Brunch 12:00 – 12:30pm Welcome and Opening Icebreaker Workshop 12:30 – 12:40pm Break and Move to Session I Rooms 12:40 – 1:40pm Session I, 3 workshops 1:40 – 1:50pm Break and Move to Session II Rooms 1:50 – 2:50pm Session II, 3 workshops 2:50 – 3:15pm Move to Global Session & Snack Break with Opportunities Fair 3:15 - 4:00pm Global All-Conference Session, Rock Your LinkedIn Profile 4:00 - 4:15pm Keynote Speaker 4:15 – 5:00pm Resume Review, International Opportunities Fair, Raffle, Closing Exhibitors, Presenters, Volunteers and Sponsors are invited to a Happy Hour Social from 5-7pm following the conclusion of the event. Session Topics * Professional Skills and Interviewing Secrets (Session I and II): showcasing experience abroad in your job interview * Putting Global Experience to Work: Professionals who Profited: Hear from study abroad alumni who have turned their study abroad experiences into professional opportunities * Teach Abroad: It's Not Just for Future Teachers! * Finding and Funding an International Graduate Program or Research Opportunity * Starting an International Career and Strategies for Finding Jobs Abroad
PARKING: No Parking permit is required as parking is FREE!. Please park in LOT M (CLOSEST TO BUILDING 6). See map: http://skylinecollege.edu/maps/
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Tweet about us using #LFASF2017 and follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/SFBALFAFeatured Speaker:
Heather Frank, Global Recruiter