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USP Entrepreneurial and Career Fair 2015 “Entrepreneurship and Employability”

The University of the South Pacific (USP) is organizing its Entrepreneurial and Career Fair from the 11th -15th May, 2015 for all of its Laucala-based students. The program will include lunch-time seminars on career choices, starting your own business and more. 

The Careers Exposition with Employers will be held at the Student Car park from 9am-4pm (Opposite the Australia Pacific Lecture Theatre (formerly known as AusAid Lecture Theatre)), on Tuesday 12th May, 2015 to Wednesday 13th May, 2015. There are 60 major employers invited for this significant event. Their roles are to:

  • To answer specific questions about jobs, internships and placements, careers and career pathways 
  • To distribute pamphlets and brochures to students 
  • To cover the two days of the Fair 
  • To present briefly (10 minutes) to students  on Job Application Procedures and Policies, Current Employment Opportunities and the attributes that organizations want our graduates to have if they are to succeed in their organization 

There will also be a Job Seeking Skills Workshop for graduating students to make them more competitive in the employment market. Please follow the link http://careerhub.usp.ac.fj and book a place under EVENTS. 

As part of the USP Entrepreneurial and Career Fair 2015, an Entrepreneurial Workshop (Small Business Incubator Workshop) will also be conducted for students to create entrepreneurial awareness and make them more enterprising in creating employment. Please log into http://careerhub.usp.ac.fj and book a place under EVENTS

2015 Programmee

MONDAY 11TH MAY

MONDAY 11TH MAY

Time

         Program

Focused Area/Presenter/Organization

Venue

6.00pm – 8.30pm

Launch of the USP Entrepreneurial and Career Fair 2014

Introduction and Launch

Oceania Centre Performance Space

TUESDAY 12TH MAY

TUESDAY 12TH MAY

Time

Program

Focused Area

Venue

8.00 – 4pm

Employer Registration and Careers and Entrepreneurial Fair Exposition Begins

Registration/Set up Student Car Park (Opposite AusAid lecture Theatre

Student Car Park (Opposite AusAid Lecture Theatre

9.30 am – 4 pm

 

Faculty Focus Sessions FSTE

 

Employer/Stakeholders Presentations

 

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

9.30 am – 10.30am

Career and Entrepreneurial Forum 

Panel Discussion on Career Development in FSTE

 

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

10.30 am – 11.00am                                        LIGHT          REFRESHMENTS

11.00 am – 12.00pm

Huawei Technologies

Placements/Internships/career Opportunities

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

12.00pm – 1.00pm

Fiji Electricity Authority

Placements/Internships/career Opportunities

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

1.00pm – 2.00pm

British American Tobacco

Placements/Internships/career Opportunities

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources

Placements/Internships/career Opportunities

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

3.00pm – 4.00pm

Maritime and Safety Authority of Fiji

Placements/Internships/career Opportunities

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

5.00pm - 7.00pm

Entrepreneurial Workshop (Small Business Incubator Workshop)

The Entrepreneur. Why Entrepreneurship? Am I an Entrepreneur? (Self-Assessment)Characteristics of a Successful Entrepreneurship ( Mr Aman Innovate Pacific – Business Consultants

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre – Laucala Campus

 

WEDNESDAY 13th MAY

WEDNESDAY 13th MAY

Time

Programme

Focus Area

Venue

8 am - 4.00pm

Careers Fair with Employers. Booth Set Up

Career Talk with Students

Student Car park (opposite AusAid Lecture Theatre

12.00pm –2.00pm

Faculty Focus  FALE

1.DPP’s Office

2.Public Service Commission

3.Ministry of Women and Social Welfare

4.Munro Leys

 

 

Career Pathways with The Faculties.  FALE

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

2.00pm – 4.00pm

Faculty Focus FBE

1.Fiji Revenue and Customs  Authority

2.Ministry for Employment and Labour

3.Bureau of Statistics

4.Fiji Development Bank/BSP

5.The Pearl Pacific

 

Career Pathways with FBE and current employment opportunities which exist with FBE Stakeholders

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

4.00pm- 7.00pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop. Innov8 Enterprise Limited – Aman Chand

Business Selection Strategy

Do’s and Don’ts while deciding on becoming an Entrepreneur

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

4.00pm

Career Exposition with Employers Close

Evaluations and closure of Program

Student Car park (opposite AusAid Lecture Theatre

THURSDAY 14th MAY

THURSDAY 14th MAY

Time          

Programme

Presenter/Focus Area

Venue

12.00 – 2.00pm

Job Seeking Skills Workshop

 

 

Covering Letter/Resume/CV Writing

Student learning Support Officers

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

 

2.00pm – 3.00pm

 

3.00pm – 4.00pm

Entrepreneurial Presentation

 

Entrepreneurial Presentation

Miss SukiaTuimakeali’fano Go

 

Miss Naziah Ali

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

4 pm – 6 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop. Innov8 Enterprise Limited – Aman Chand

Generating Business Ideas

Do I have a winning idea?

Marketing and Branding

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

FRIDAY 15th MAY

FRIDAY 15th MAY

Time

Programme

Presenter/Focus Area

Venue

12.00 – 2.00pm

Job Seeking Workshop

Interview Skills/Student Portfolios

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Entrepreneurial Presentation

 

– Mrs. Sainiana Tuivaga (Consulting Services)

- Mr. Naibuka (User Experience and Web Development)

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

3.00pm – 4.00pm

Business Development Manager- Fiji Development Bank

Business Loan Requirements and other Business Opportunities available with FDB

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus

4.00pm – 6.00 pm

Entrepreneurship Workshop.  Innov8 Enterprise Limited – Aman Chand   

Business Models/Summary of learning Outcomes

Japan-Pacific ICT Centre - Multipurpose Theatre - Laucala Campus






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