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How do I get a career in the Digital and Technology industry?

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Wednesday, 20 February 2019 from 09:30 to 16:00 (GMT)

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When?                                 Wednesday 20th February 2019

Where?                                ADA, National College of Digital Skills, London

 

 Speakers include:

 

Google, IBM, Jagex Games and Sky

 

Are you interested in a career using digital skills?

Hosted by ADA National Academy of Digital Skills, this day is designed to give students a real insight into leading technology companies, and to witness first-hand the latest enhancements in cyber security, computer gaming and where the industry is heading in this digital age.

Join us at this insight event as we explore the range of opportunities open to you.

Who is it for?

Students aged 16-19 interested in a career in technology and IT.

Students will:

  • Understand the range of careers available in the digital and technology sector.
  • Get up to speed with new and innovative technologies
  • Get to grips with the various business undergraduate courses, higher apprenticeships and internships on offer to understand the differences
  • Learn which industries are in demand and opportunities for work experience, including Google, IBM and Jagex Games and more leading tech companies 
  • Make importnat contacts from industry.
  • Take part in hands on workshops in VR, and Coding delivered by the ADA.
  • Provide evidence on your personal statement and CV that you have researched and are committed to your career.

Agenda

 

9.30 – 10.00          Arrival and registration

 

10.00 – 10.10        Welcome and Introductions  

 

10.10 – 10.30         Morning Talk from Google

 

10.30 – 10.55         Morning Talk from IBM

 

10.55 – 11.10         Comfort break

 

11.10 – 11.30         AfternoonTalk from Jagex Games

 

11.30 – 13.00         Meet the Professionals Networking session

 

(speakers include) Jagex Games - IBM - Google - SKY - Salamandra (Animation) - Ada staff and students

 

13.00 – 14:00           Lunch   

 

14:00 – 14.40           Coding/Programming Workshop

 

14.40– 15.30            ADA Digital Skills and Careers Workshop    

 

15.30 – 15.40           Closing remarks

 

15.40 – 15.45            Depart

 

 

Don't forget to use your discount code to book (if applicable)
 (only 50 spaces available)



 

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ADA, National College of Digital Skills
Block 2 Fountayne Business Centre
Broad Lane
N15 4AG London
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 20 February 2019 from 09:30 to 16:00 (GMT)


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Inspiring Futures

Inspiring Futures offers professional and impartial careers information, advice,  guidance and skills development services to young people. In partnership with schools, Inspiring Futures has been supporting young people for over 70 years and today helps over 60,000 young people annually to reach their potential. Inspiring Futures also works with employers and other partners to offer a range of professional events for school staff on careers, higher education and skills topics. Inspiring Futures is part of Group GTI. 

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