STEM expo to provide recruitment opportunities for graduates

Are you looking to take your first step as a Science, Tech, Engineering and maths graduate? One VIP ticket for the STEM Conference & Career Expo will get you an interview with top HR recruiters.

Registrations at the 2017 STEM Conference & Career Expo in Sandton Convention Centre

When one goes online and search for a job, it most likely requires is a qualification, matric certificate or experience and some, require experience the most.  Finding a job is just the second struggle that a graduate has to overcome after getting through university or college.

However, Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths graduates with zero to five years’ experience can now look forward to taking their first step as professionals connecting with corporate companies who will be participating this year at the STEM Conference & Career Expo.

The expo will bring together leading companies like Investec, PNET, Accenture, Omnia and Digital Academy in a two day event that will see such companies scouting new talented individuals with STEM related qualifications.

The event is free-to-attend, but an early bird R50 VIP ticket will guarantee you fast track entry to one-on-one interviews, access to free lunch and a conference bag. The expo aims to create an experience for high school pupils, students and graduates with an all-inclusive conference.

At the conference, the 2018 Chivas Venture winner and inventor of the Vehicle Energy Harvesting System (VEHS) Clement Mokoenene will speak on clean energy and technology session.

“Having hosted successful development events such as the Africa MBA Indaba, we believe that by bringing employers, relative organisations and students into one room, we can promote a whole world of opportunities such as Internships, learnerships and scholarships to enable young individuals to achieve their best potential” said Eric James Wright, CEO of Africa MBA Indaba, event organisers.

“The conference will offer ideas on what graduates can do with their degrees, it also gives them an opportunity to engage with young people in STEM they can relate to in the sessions STEM graduates and their experiences, one of many topics that will be discussed”.

The STEM Conference & Career Expo will be in July 27-28 at the Ticketpro Dome, Blue Wing. The expo kicks off the annual National Science Week, another initiative which this year is themed “Deepening our democracy through science”.

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