Pre-Conference Activities

 

NAGCAS Managment Committee Meeting

Sunday 26 Nov from 12.30pm to 5.00pm (including lunch) at the University of Technology Sydney AND

Monday 27 Nov from 9.00am to 1.30pm (including lunch) at the University of Sydney

 

NAGCAS Institutional Representative Committee

Monday 27 Nov from 1.30pm to 4.00pm (including lunch) at the University of Sydney

We propose holding a social activity Monday afternoon and/or evening

Details to follow

 

Professional development for conference attendees

Tuesday 28 Nov from 9.00am to 12.30pm  – the following options are being considered but have not been confirmed.

 

1. Industry visits

Arrangements are underway for participants to attend one of two optional Industry sites from 9.00am to 12.30 pm. They are both a short taxi ride from UTS. The two sites under consideration are:

a) Google Sydney office

b) Stone & Chalk – financial start–ups incubation centre


2. Career Service visits

a) From 9.00am to 10.30am participants are invited to visit both the central Career Service and the Business Faculty Career service at Sydney University. This is a short taxi ride from UTS.

b) From 11.30 to.12.30pm participants are invited to visit the Career service at the University of Technology, Sydney – its ground floor drop-in service and its floor 25 staff and workshop centre. The UTS career service has experienced a recent make-over and currently has 42 staff.


3. Recruitment workshop

Arrangements are underway for participants to join with an industry leader to understand and participate in best practice graduate recruitment processes and practices from 9.15am to 12.15pm at the Aerial Conference Centre on Level 7 of Block 10 of the UTS Broadway campus.


4. General workshop

A presentation based on the latest FYA Report is being considered.