Join us on October 9th at 1pm Eastern for a webinar designed for graduate students who want to make the most out of their conference experience. Hosted by the Graduate Community, this webinar will present an overview of key conference do's and don'ts as applicable to graduate students.
Conference Intelligence - How to get the best out of WE15 as a graduate student
9 October 2015, 3-4pm EDT
Speakers: Shawna Fletcher and Kaitlyn Bunker, PhD
The upcoming SWE annual conference, WE15, will include many sessions and opportunities for graduate students. Join Shawna Fletcher, Director of Women in Engineering at Texas A&M University and Dr. Kaitlyn Bunker, an Associate with Rocky Mountain Institute and recent graduate to learn how graduate students can make the most of their SWE conference experience. The career fair is an important aspect of the conference and we will suggest steps graduate women can take to prepare for the career fair, how to interact with companies during the event, and tips for securing an interview. Another key aspect of the conference is the sessions and we will highlight many sessions that are most relevant and interesting for graduate students. Finally, we will give an overview of some of the main conference events and the suggested dress code. As past conference attendees, including attendance as a graduate student and academic professional, we plan to share our best advice for graduate students will who be attending WE15 this October!