Students & Professionals Speed Networking
Friday, April 11 - 1 to 3pm
Community Room - Library
THIS EVENT HAS A WAITING LIST FOR STUDENTS
If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please continue with registration. We will contact you when a spot opens. Please be aware, that you will still be required to attend a prep session if you choose to register.
Join us for a speed networking event that will allow you to meet professionals in your field of interest!
In order to pair you with relevant professionals, please complete the short form found on this site. Yes, it’s required, but very easy and should take only a few minutes.
Students: When answering questions and rating your interests, please answer according to which industries you are most interested in learning more about at this event. Where you are asked for a personal summary, please indicate your school and class year.
Professionals: Where you are asked for a personal summary, please make sure to indicate your school, class year and include a brief bio. Please be sure to also select your area of expertise in the drop down list available.
Please note that the 1:1 ratio is imperative for this event to be effective for all attendees. In the event that you must cancel, please contact Holly Simpson by Wednesday, April 9th at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How the Event Will Work
Upon check-in at the event, you’ll receive your schedule and seat assignments for approximately 8, 6-minute rounds of conversations with professionals who best match the criteria you pre-selected through this site. Professionals will be paired with students and students will be paired with professionals.
Please be sure to arrive on time as the event will start promptly once everyone arrives and checks in.
With approximately 8 rounds of conversations you’ll leave the event with more knowledge and contacts, plus you will have honed your networking skills to use throughout the event.
We look forward to seeing you!
Valparaiso Career Center
Contact: Holly Simpson
Assistant Director of Alumni Career Services