Newcastle University Business School

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Turning your UK education into a successful career in China - Shanghai

Date/Time: Thursday 19 January 2017, 18:15 - 20:30

Venue: Hilton Shanghai, No. 250 Hua Shan Road

Join us for an evening of insights and networking during the Business School’s upcoming visit to Shanghai.

Professor Helen Berry, Dean of Postgraduate Studies at Newcastle University, will be joined by a panel of leading Chinese employers who will share insights into how you can turn your UK Education into a successful career in the highly competitive job market in China.

Graduates need to be able to demonstrate how they will outperform their peers and exceed employer expectations. Our panel of experts will share their experiences, answer your questions and advise on key success factors to help you advance your career.

Panellists come from prominent Chinese employers, brands and recruitment companies and include: state owned CWEME, Citi Group, Alipay, Thomson Reuters and Lloyd Morgan Executive.

This will be a great opportunity for you to share your memories and experiences of studying at Newcastle with a selection of prospective students and reconnect with fellow alumni.

The events are free and are exclusively for Business School Alumni and a select group of students looking to study at the School. Light refreshments will be provided.

Spaces are limited at each event. You must register your attendance before Tuesday 3 January 2017 to guarantee a place.

Agenda

18:15 - 19:00 Registrations and Light Refreshments
19:00 - 19:15 Welcome and Introduction by Professor Helen Berry, Dean of Postgraduate Studies at Newcastle University
19:15 - 19:45 The Panel
19:45 - 19:55 Question and Answer
19:55 - 20:00 Closing speech by Professor Helen Berry
20:00 - 20:30 Networking and Light Refreshments