International Student Services

I-Work! – Skills for Cross Cultural Employment

Saturday, March 18, 2017
9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Telus Centre,
University of Alberta

Registration: $10.00

I-Work! is a one-day career conference for undergraduate and graduate international students at the University of Alberta. This conference is for all students at all stages of their degree programs who want to enhance their skills and knowledge for employment in Canada. 

Students have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in a mock interview exercise with industry employers
  • Attend sessions on job search, skill building 
  • Learn how to maintain employment in Canada  

This conference highlights topics ranging from the importance of volunteer work to the function of employment in the immigration process in Canada. 

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Schedule 

 9:30 – 10:00:  Registration
 10:00 – 10:30: Interview Skills
 10:30 – 11:15: Round 1 Mock Interviews
 11:15 – 12:00: Round 2 Mock Interviews
 12:00 – 1:00: Hot Lunch, Info Mart and Professional Headshots
 1:00 – 2:30: Concurrent Sessions
 2:30 – 4:00:  Concurrent Sessions
 4:00 – 4:30: Networking Tips 

 

Please note: If you do not have a credit card, please visit the International Services Centre (142 Telus Centre) to pay with cash.  

Use the skills you learned from the conference at the Bridge to Success Banquet.