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Making It In the City – Careers Conference

Details
Date:

November 17

Time:

04:15 pm - 08:00 pm

Event Category:

Conferences, Next Event

Click to Register: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/virtual-city-careers-conference-preparing-for-the-new-dawn-tickets-114403674470
Organizer

Generation Success

Website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/generation-success-2966421607
This event is designed to inspire, equip and connect our talented dream hunters with employers dedicated to equality.

About this Event

Conference Theme: “Preparing for the new dawn” – Economic recovery from COVID and life after Brexit, how to prepare to tackle/ succeed in our new environment

The Virtual Conference features:

  • One to one speed mentoring
  • Advice on how to make it into industry
  • Senior leaders across different industries
  • Employers with live opportunities including BT, PWC, Google

Who’s Speaking?

Lindsey Rowe – Chief of Staff COO / Head of People & Programmes Office at SAP

Daniel Winterfeldt – Partner at Reed Smith and Founder/Chair InterLaw Diversity Forum

Lizzy Buss – Executive Director at MUFG Investor Services

Katerina Boscari – Tax Reporting and Strategy Manager at PwC

Nina Ma – Technology, Data & Analytics Senior Associate at PwC

Tara Huddless – National Account Manager at Vodafone

Sandy Gill – Co-Founder at Circle of Power Academy

Moe Hashimi – Leadership Coach at Choice Matters

Richard Fallon – Speacialist Trainer and Coach: Communication Skills at Communicate Now

Laura Trendall Morrison – Principal Consultant and Managing Director at The GameChanger Consultancy

Femi Bola – Development Consultant

Fahd Ndanghwa – Associate at PwC

Imogen Henry-Campbell – Graduate Trainee at Tokio Marine Kiln

David Neita – Director at Dave Neita Consultancy

Yousra Abdelmoneim – Business Risk and Control London Senior Associate at PwC

 

Agenda

4.30 pm – Keynote: Preparing for the new dawn” – Economic recovery from COVID and life after Brexit, how to prepare to tackle/ succeed in our new environment

5.15 pm – “Make it in…” Sessions : Getting into and succeeding in the industry

Session led by industry leaders within:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Consulting
  • Law
  • Technology

6.00 pm – Free Time: Attendees have the option of attending one of the following:

  • Employer Zone: Employers sharing their opportunities and programmes with our dream hunters
  • Speed mentoring: Connecting to young people to talk to industry leaders
  • Taking a break and returning for the final workshop

7.00 pm – Workshops:

  • How to be more adaptive? – Post Covid & Brexit by Laura Trendall Morrison
  • How to plan your future? by Moe Hashimi
  • Unlocking true potentials and initiating career transformations by Sandy Gill
  • Powerful, Positive Impact – How to Create a Top First Impression by Richard Fallon
    • Preparing your CV & for your interview by Femi Bola

 

The event allows you to either participate or just observe. We recommend you get involved, ask questions, and make connections – to get most out of the day and engaging with the leaders and mentors that we have present.

Employer and Volunteer Zone

Join sessions with employers, and learn more about their application process. Ask questions and make your next move. Employers include:

  • BT
  • PWC
  • Google
  • Tokio Marine Kiln
  • Markel International

Note BT are starting a new recruitment drive this month. Get ahead of the game and meet the recruiters who are leading this drive.

Virtual Speed Mentoring – One to One with industry

In the speed mentoring zone you will be matched automatically at 10 minute intervals with our industry mentors. You will be able to speak to them via webcam on a one to one basis.

The processes is automated and is designed to enable you to connect and learn from as many industry leaders as possible.

Virtual Speed Mentoring – One to One with industry

In the speed mentoring zone you will be matched automatically at 10 minute intervals with our industry mentors. You will be able to speak to them via webcam on a one to one basis.

The processes is automated and is designed to enable you to connect and learn from as many industry leaders as possible.

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