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Symposium: Taking the next step post-PhD/Masters: Career development beyond academia

April 28, 2017


April 28, 2017


Seminar Room GO10, Ground Floor, Hardiman Research Building


Martha Shaughnessy

Looking for an opportunity to explore ideas and network for the future?  Then join us for an opportunity to meet with representatives from Fidelity, Accenture and others to learn how students can plan for a variety of careers post PhD and Masters.


Draft Programme

Arts, Humanities and Innovation …. connecting with Industry

10:00  Coffee on arrival

10:30  Welcome Remarks
10:45  Fidelity Investments – Ann Roddy, VP for Technology Operations Management
11:15  RealSim– Gavin Duffy, Managing Director
11:45  The Dock, Accenture – Medb Corcoran, Intelligent Enterprise Analytics Lead
12:15  Panel Discussion w/ speakers from Industries 1-3

1:00  Networking lunch

2:00  Cisco – Daniel Quinn, Interaction Design, User Experience Team.
2:30  Prof. James Cunningham, Professor of Strategic Management, University of Northumbria
3:00  Panel Discussion (speakers tbc)
4:00  Closing remarks.

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Further details

This event is part of the Arts, Humanities and Innovation series organised by the Moore Institute. For further details please contact Martha Shaughnessy (Martha.shaughnessy@nuigalway.ie) or David Kelly (david.d.kelly@nuigalway.ie)