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EducationUSA: Your Next Step Application

EducationUSA: Your Next Step Application

Studying abroad is a dream for many people. After finishing your degree, you will head into the job market as your next step. Are you ready to take this challenge?

Join us to hear what these professionals say about studying abroad and how it made a real difference in their own life.  From EducationUSA:  Your Next Step, you will discover your own potential.  You may find a new career goal.  The American Institute in Taiwan’s EducationUSA:  Your Next Step is a theme-based career development programs designed for Taiwan college and graduate students. 

There will be three sessions of this one-day workshop.  The workshop will run from 9:20 am until 3:30 pm.

  • First session:  A professional career development consultant will provide guidance to students on exploring their own personalities and goals for  the job market. 
  • Second session:  Three panelists with U.S. educational experience will share their study abroad stories, professional expertise, and career related lessons. 
  • Third session:  Visit a company or organization to gain behind-the-scenes knowledge.

Taiwan college and graduate students are invited to sign up for this program.  Please make sure that you have a full-day of availability before you sign up.  Participants will be notified by AIT and provided with more program information one day before the program.  Participants will also have to finish a pre-program on-line assessment.  Registration Deadline:  One day before each session.  As space is limited we encourage interested students to apply early!

 

THEME ONE:  Journalism & Mass Communications, Medicine & Engineering, Academics and Creative Industry:  May 6, 2016 (Friday), 9:20 am to 3:30 pm

Venue:  AIT American Center (Rm. 2101, 21st fl.  333 Keelung Rd., Sec. 1, Taipei, Taiwan)

Career Development:  Ms. Janis Chen, Senior Consultant, Infelligent Coaching& Consulting

Featured Speakers:

  • Dr. Tsung Ren Shih, Associate Professor, National Cheng-Chi University
  • Dr. Angela Fan, Associate Professor, National Yang-Ming University
  • Dr. Kuei-Yuan Chan, Associate Professor, National Taiwan University

Site Visit:  Taiwan Design Center 

REGISTER HERE: http://goo.gl/forms/5N0igB8JnR  

 

THEME TWO:  Entrepreneurship, Management and Arts and Culture:  May 13, 2016 (Friday), 9:20 am to 3:30 pm

Venue:  AIT American Center (Rm. 2101, 21st fl.  333 Keelung Rd., Sec. 1, Taipei, Taiwan)

Career Development:  Ms. Peggy Lin, Senior Consultant, Infelligent Coaching& Consulting

Featured Speakers

  • Mr. Vincent Li, Co-founder of Enlightouch Inc.
  • Mr. Charles Chin,  Founder of WritePath
  • Ms. Alice Chang, Founder of MamiLove and My83

Site Visit:  Microsoft Taiwan (Venue:  American Innovation Center) and Cloud Gate Theater.  Students may only choose one for the site visit. 

REGISTER HERE: http://goo.gl/forms/EOcLIQYT0q   

Note:   Due to space constraints, we may only be able offer 30 seats for the Cloud Gate Theater visit in the afternoon.   Priority for the afternoon visit will be given on a first come first served basis for students who successfully register for the morning session.   

 

 

THEME THREE:  Career Development:  May 27, 2016 (Friday), 9:20 am to 3:30 pm

Venue: 5F, No. 88, Chenggong 2nd Road, Qianzhen Dist.,Kaohsiung, 80661, Taiwan

Career Development:  Ms. Peggy Lin, Senior Consultant, Infelligent Coaching& Consulting

Featured Speakers

  • Dr. Johnny Huang, Chairman, Brogent Technologies Inc.
  • Mr. Marlone Chang, Architect,  MAYU Architects+
  • Dr. Liao Da-chi, Professor and Director of National Sun Yat-sen University’s Institute of Political Science

Site Visit:  Brogent Technologies Inc.

REGISTER HERE:  http://goo.gl/forms/aiUwE8OdVL