Workshop 09

Career services deep dive: everything you need to know

  • Tuesday 11 Sept
    09:00-17:00
  • Room U, Level 0, Palexpo
  • Level: intermediate
  • €250 (€300 for non-members)
  • Related Expert Communities Employability Mobility Advising

How well graduates transition into the labour market has become an increasingly important strategic concern for many universities. This workshop will delve into the European career-services landscape, comparing the various models and practices of careers offices in Europe; exploring the myriad challenges different careers offices and professionals face; and analysing intercultural aspects in international career work. After the workshop, you will have a solid toolkit for improving and managing career services at your own institution, particularly in the furtherance of your internationalisation goals.

Learning outcomes

• Examine the intricacies of career services work in Europe
• Navigate the challenges of career advising in Europe in an international context
• Compare the similarities and differences in the setup of various career services offices to your own
• Learn about contemporary country-specific labour market trends

Topic

  • Student experience

Chair

  • Jérôme Rickmann, 
    EBC Hochschule, Germany

Speakers

  • Adriana Pérez Encinas, 
    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
  • Veejay Mistry, 
    Regent's University London, United Kingdom