NET/WORK Philly 2019
The Fillmore Philadelphia
29 E Allen St, Philadelphia, PA 19123, USA
NET/WORK is a technology job fair showcasing vibrant companies seeking talent and talented people seeking work. Nothing stiff or stuffy about it. The companies at NET/WORK are psyched to show off their company culture—and get to know you outside of your resume.
HIRING ORGANIZATIONS / EXHIBITORS (check back for updates)
Archetype Solutions Group
City of Philadelphia: Office of Innovation & Technology
Creative Multimedia Solutions
Engine Room Technology Co.
Market Resource Partners, LLC
Philadelphia Media Network
☕️ ENJOY COFFEE & (pay as you go) SNACKS FROM LA COLOMBE COURTESY OF: Guru
📸 GET A PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOT COURTESY OF: Chariot Solutions
ATTEND IF YOU ARE:
Looking for full-time work with a company that fits your skills & personality
Seeking opportunities in Dev, Design, Engineering, UX, Programming, etc.
Recent grad looking for an apprenticeship
Interested in freelance gigs
Currently employed, but want to feel out future opportunities
Looking to network
Great technologists have options when it comes to finding a job. The employers at NET/WORK are looking to learn more than just what's on your resume. You'll still need chops to land your dream job, but at NET/WORK, your personality & "fit" carry real weight.
3:00 PM | EVENT START
4:00 - 6:50 PM | WORKSHOPS HAPPENING THROUGHOUT THE DAY
4:00 PM - 4:20 PM | Insider Tips from a Tech Hiring Team with Gina Rappaport, Recruiting Manager and Sujan Kapadia, Director of Consulting from Chariot Solutions: Gina and Sujan will provide tips, do's and don'ts about your resume, the interview process and what it takes to land a job. They will share ideas on how your resume can avoid the reject pile and what they look for from a soft skills and technical perspective during the interview process.
4:30 PM - 4:50 PM | Hackathons in the Workplace with Miguel Guerreiro, Senior Director of Engineering at Integrichain: Miguel will walk you through how IntegriChain hosts their quarterly internal hackathons. Find out the benefits of hosting a hackathon as well as the benefits of competing. You will learn about what goes into organizing the event, which will end up being everyone's favorite day of the year.
5:00 PM - 5:20 PM | A Mentoring Cookbook: Practical Advice for Mentors and Mentees with Cassi King and Shawn Doyle, Software Engineers at STRATIS IoT: Mentorships are like a delicious meal: delightful when done well, but far too easy to screw up. In this workshop, we look at the ingredients and recipes that go into a strong mentoring relationship and offer practical advice on how to find a mentor or be a better mentor for others.
5:30 PM - 5:50 PM | Blockchain: The New Trust Framework with Mike McCoy, Blockchain Implementation Manager at Accenture: In today’s digital world with an abundance of access from city to city, country to country, there is an ever-growing problem of who and what to trust when it comes to the world wide web. From content creation, news, where our food comes from to even personal data of the people in our ecosystem, there is a lack of trust. In comes blockchain technology, which has the power to create a single source of truth in the digital world that can help bring people and organizations together. Mike McCoy will discuss the origins of trust and how we are using distributed ledgers to create better transparency in our interactions today.
6:00 PM - 6:20 PM | "Can this thing work? Agile Risk Management" with Art Carey, Software Development Manager at Linode: Starting a personal project? Working freelance? First employee at a startup? How can you be sure that you have a reasonable chance of success? One answer is to inventory your risks before committing your resources. This talk will explore how you can quickly evaluate and mitigate project risks without shaving the dreaded yak.
7:00 - 9:00 PM | 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION HAPPY HOUR
9:00 PM | EVENT CLOSE
If you are interested in doing so, please upload your resume here, and we can add you into our matchmaking program and potentially place you with one of our hiring companies.
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