DIFC Talent Week 2023

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DIFC Talent Week 2023

DIFC Talent Week 2023

Tailored specifically to support young and fresh talent, join us for a series of events over the course of three days. Collaborations with educational institutes, world-renowned corporations, startups, and government bodies will allow for a week full of resources and events educating, supporting and inspiring the talent of the future.

DIFC Talent Week 2023 will include:

  • Events: Panel Discussions, fire-side chats and industry roundtables on shaping the talent of tomorrow
  • University Open Day: Opportunity for students to interact with representatives of the of the universities to find out more about the programmes offered.
  • Career Fair: Gives students and employers a chance to meet one another, and discuss potential job and internship opportunities.
  • Workshops: Specific workshops will be held throughout the week on specific skills such as: CV writing, one-on-one interview skills, enhancing LinkedIn profiles, and much more!

 

Agenda:

Tuesday, 7th February 2023

09:00 - 17:00 Career Fair DIFC Innovation Hub
09:35 - 10:15 Addressing the Global war on Talent - DIFC Academy, NYU Abu Dhabi, Michael Page, Citi Bank, Talabat Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
10:15 - 10:55 Future of FinTech - Meet the Founders: CoinMENA, Sarwa, Baraka & Bikal X EdAid Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
10:55 - 11:30 How to successfully transition into a new career - Sarwa Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:00 - 12:00 The Future of specialization and career alignment تخصصات و وظائف المستقبل - Dubai Police Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:30 - 12:15 Digital Apprenticeship: Unleash your potential EdAid, Northeastern University Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
12:00 - 12:30 Introduction: DIFC Courts  Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
12:15 - 13:00 Demystifying your next interview - Robert Walters, Standard Chartered Bank Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
14:30 - 15:00 World Police Summit: Student Talent Attraction - DMG Events Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
14:30 - 15:30 Creating Professional Branding Awareness - Michael Page Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
15:00 - 15:45 It's time to realise your potential: Learn more about postgraduate study - Crimson Education Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
16:00 - 16:30 Future skills: what employers want? Stanley Mac Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
16:30 - 17:00 Leading with innovation in unsettling times - Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub

 

Wednesday, 8th February 2023

09:00 - 17:00 Career Fair DIFC Innovation Hub
10:00 -11:00 The Future of Work - Munich Reinsurance Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
10:00 - 11:00 Emiritization: Explained - Citi Bank Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:00 - 11:30 Stress and Resilience: Navigating the jourey from university to Employment - Middlesex University Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:00 - 11:30 Retaining your top talent in a Start-up - ARC Talent Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:30 - 12:00  A career in Chartered Accountancy : where it can take you - ICAEW, KPMG, Vy Capital Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:30 - 12:15 Learn how to build your digital presence on LinkedIn - Michele Ross Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
 14:00 - 15:00  Digitization of Real-World Assets - SmartCrowd Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
14:00 - 14:30 Journey of Beehive Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
14:00 - 14:30 The Power of Open Banking in managing your personal finances - TWIG, Crunch X DIFC Innovation Hub Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
15:00 - 15:30 Navigate your career: Sustainability and ESG Investments - Middlesex University Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
15:30 - 14:00 The Recruiting Process in a Nutshell - DIFC Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
16:00 - 16:30 Meet the crew - Dubai Future District Fund Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
16:30 - 17:00 The surge of Robotics and the fourth industrial revolution - Middlesex University Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
16:30 - 17:00 The importance of Financial Well-being - TWIG Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
 

Thursday, 9th February 2023

09:00 - 05:00 Career Fair DIFC Innovation Hub
10:00 - 10:30 ESG at the forefront of change - American University of Sharjah Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
10:00 -10:30  Create the perfect CV and ace your interview - Aventus Global Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
11:30 - 12:00 Maximize your career potential with self-awareness - Mark Williams Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
12:30 - 1:00 Careers in Finance: Why study with the CISI Co-working Events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
14:00 - 14:30  How the UAE is building a secure & transparent crypto ecosystem - Venomex Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
14:30 - 15:00 Gear up for your future: Learn more about cyber security and applied skills - Rochester University of Technology of Dubai Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
15:00 - 15:30 The Journey of Entrepreneurship - Chalhoub Greenhouse Open Stage, DIFC Innovation Hub
15:00 -15:30 In-depth search into the UAE Job Market - Alchemy Search Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
15:30 - 16:00 A closer look at the skills that today's employer's need - Rochester Institute of Technology of Dubai Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub
16:00 - 16:30 Shape your future in Consulting - Oliver Wyman Co-working events space, DIFC Innovation Hub

 

Grab this opportunity to meet and connect with experts in the field, representatives of various companies, and students from a wide range of universities. 

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