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Working in Industry with A Graduate Degree - Insights from Professionals
Working in Industry with A Graduate Degree - Insights from Professionals
WhenMonday, May 8, 2017, 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Campus locationStudent Union Building (HUB)
Campus room250
Event typesWorkshops
Event sponsorsCore Programs in the Graduate School, GPSS, UWAA and FIUTS.
Target AudienceGraduate Students and Postdocs
Description

RSVP is highly recommended!

Graduate students (Master’s and Doctoral) and postdocs in ALL disciplines, Come and Join us to:
• Learn career insights from professionals working at Microsoft Research and Amazon
• Hear about ways to make the transition from graduate school to industry
• Get an understanding of workplace culture in industry
• Network with speakers and fellow graduate students and postdocs
• Enjoy free food and refreshments during the reception

International graduate students and postdocs will also hear tips and strategies navigating work visa application process from some panelists.

Panelists:
• Dr. Sumit Basu, Principal Researcher, Microsoft
• Dr. Luna Dong, Principal Scientist, Amazon
• Dr. Roopesh Ranjan, Senior Research Scientist, Amazon
• Dr. Jessica Tran, Design Researcher, Microsoft

Microsoft Research and Amazon Research cover disciplinary areas ranging from social sciences to sciences and engineering.

For questions, please contact Ziyan Bai at baiziyan@uw.edu.

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