Start with success- Entreprenureship, Career, Volunteer Talk
Present by LinkElites, Ideal-me Ltd., Bristol Museum
A chance to learn, meet interesting people and find career opportunities!
LinkElites was founded to organise fun and education events, aimed at improving the experience and skills of international students in the UK
This is a four part event:
1. Dr. Edryn Williams, Awarded aQueen's Award for Enterprise Promotion, Board of LinkElites,
Ederyn Williams (born 1946) is a sucessful academic and businessman, influential in the field of technology transfer and innovations.
From 1991 he was the Managing Director of University of Leeds Innovations Ltd.,and in April 2000 he joined the University of Warwick where he founded a department which later became Warwick Ventures, a technology commercialisation company. In April 2010 he was awarded the Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion for his role in the development of knowledge transferfrom universities to business in the UK.
Dr. Ederyn Williams will give a 30 minutes talk about how to achive your entreprenure goals while you are in univeristy.
2. Sean Riches, Director of Ideal Me, http://www.ideal-me.co.uk/
Sean is an expert at helping UK students find jobs and paid internships. He has helped students work for companies like McKinsey, BP and Lloyds of London.
Sean'll give a 45 minute workshop on improving your CV and interview skills.
3. Kate Newnham, Senior Curator, Visual Arts at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery.
Kate is responsible for the Eastern Art collection at the Bristol Museum, specialising in Chinese glass and ceramics.
Kate'll give a speech on finding the best of British culture in Bristol, and will also discuss upcoming interactive events at the museum.
She will also bring volunteer opportunities exclusively for those who attend to our events.
4. Iris Jiang, Co-founder of LinkElites
Iris will introduce LinkElites and its upcoming events.
5. Networking session with FREE snacks