How to Prepare for the Career Fair

Infosys CSW<br><br>Title: How to Prepare for the Career Fair<br>Speakers:&nbsp;Dr. Adam Pease and&nbsp;Akshat Mathur<br>Date: January 14<br>Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm<br>Location: Gates Building room 219<br><br>Abstract:<br>The talk will cover tips on how to prepare oneself &nbsp;for a Career fair, to stand out in the crowd, body Language, asking the right questions and will focus on skills to highlight to employers in Tech.<br><br><br>Bio:<br>Dr. Adam Pease is a Principal Scientist at Infosys and was formerly CEO and Principal Consultant of Articulate Software.&nbsp; He has led research in ontology, linguistics, and formal inference, including development of the Suggested Upper Merged Ontology (SUMO) and the Sigma knowledge engineering environment. Sharing research under open licenses, in order to achieve the widest possible dissemination and technology transfer,<br><br><p>has been a core element of his research program. He is the author of over 50 peer-reviewed academic papers and the book “Ontology: A Practical Guide.”&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ontologyportal.org/">http://www.ontologyportal.org</a>&nbsp;.... Mathur&nbsp;is a Relationship Manager – Global Academic Relations at Infosys. Akshat manages academic relations with universities partnered under InStep (the flagship international internship program at Infosys). He has travelled to various academic partners globally to participate in 100+ career fairs and information sessions and interacted with students from various academic backgrounds to recruit them for InStep internship program. He holds an MBA with a focus in Marketing from University of Canterbury, New Zealand.</p>

Date: 
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
location: 
Gates Computer Science, 353 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA