Event

2016 EFMD Career Services Conference

Hosted by: HEC Paris

The event will start on: 16 Nov 16 21:00
And will end on: 18 Nov 16 19:00

Location: Jouy-en-Josas, France
Contact:
virginie.heredia-rosa@efmd.org


Theme
The Future of Work: New Challenges for Career Services

Target Group
Directors of career services and business school career services staff involved in the strategic decisions of career services

 
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Programme

Wednesday 16 November 2016

16:30 – 19:00

Registration

17:30 – 18:00

Newcomers Session

18:00 – 18:15

Welcome Address

18:15 – 19:30

Ice-Breaking Activity

  • Heiny Eilkes, Head Student Guidance/UM Career Services, Maastricht University, NL
  • Elise Kamphuis, Corporate relations and internships manager, University of Groningen, NL

19:30 – 21:30

Networking dinner

Thursday 17 November 2016

08:30

Registration

09:00 – 09:15

Welcome Session

09:15 – 9:45

Breakout Session
Aim: The aim of the session is to introduce the theme of the conference by first discussing in small groups. What is your institution doing in this matter?

09:45 – 10:45

Plenary Session I: The Future of Work – New Skills
Aim: Pick up on ideas discussed in the previous session and develop.

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 – 12:15

New Trends: Neuroscience for Matching
Aim: What is the new trend used by companies to recruit and retain professionals? How do they find the right fit?

  • Robert Newry, Managing Director & Co-Founder of Artic Shores, UK

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:30

Workshop Session A:

A1 The Future Curriculum of Career Services
Aim: The workshop will explore and provide some inspiration for a future curriculum for Career Services

  • Heiny Eilkes, Head Student Guidance/UM Career Services, Maastricht University, NL
  • Patrik Sonderegger, Director of Branding & Career, University of St Gallen, CH

A2 Career Services as Support Diversity
Aim: The workshop will explore how career services can support gender diversity

  • Halley Bennett, Associate Director, Employer Engagement, Career Development Office, Yale School of Management, US

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30

Repetition of Workshop Session A :

A1 Future Curriculum of Career Services
Aim: The workshop will explore and provide some inspiration for a future curriculum for Career Services

  • Heiny Eilkes, Head Student Guidance/UM Career Services, Maastricht University, NL
  • Patrik Sonderegger, Director of Branding & Career, University of St Gallen, CH

A2 Career Services to Support Diversity
Aim: The workshop will explore how career services can support gender diversity

  • Halley Bennett, Associate Director, Employer Engagement, Career Development Office, Yale School of Management, US

17: 30

Buses from Hotel to Gala Dinner

19:00

Buses from Hotel to Gala Dinner

19:30 – 22:00

Gala dinner

Friday 18 November 2016

08:30

Registration

09:00 – 10:00

Branding your Career Services

10:00 - 11:15

Workshop Session B

B1 Alumni Management as resource for Career Management
Aim: How can career centres involve alumni in their activities

  • Heiny Eilkes, Head Student Guidance/UM Career Services, Maastricht University, NL

B2 Corporate Relations – Integration Across Business School
Aim: How can all departments of an institution work together to create a more structured and more effective brand towards companies

  • Amber Wigmore, Executive Director of Career Services, Career Management Center, IE Business School, SP
  • William Dávila, Director of Corporate Relations, IE Business School, SP

11:15 – 11:45

Coffee break

11:45 – 13:00

The Future of Work – Wolrd Changes

13:00 – 13:15

Wrap-up and Concluding Remarks

13:15 – 14:30

Lunch

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