In this session, discover an understanding of the innovation process. Hear real life examples that will inspire you to assess your own way of thinking- turning frustrations into opportunities and being bold and creative. The job marketing is evolving, and this session will discuss innovation and entrepreneurship as a mindset that shapes the way you interact with people around you.

This will be an interactive "Design Jam" session hosted by the University of Queensland Innovation and Entrepreneurship Society (UQIES).

Recommended for:

  • Level 2: Years 2/3 (for students in the middle of their program)
  • Level 3: Years 3/4/Honours (for students nearing the end of their program)

About Symposium Series

As a participant of the UQ Employability Award program, you will have exclusive access to the Symposium Series.

These sessions bring together UQ academics, visiting scholars, alumni, and industry contacts to discuss a broad range of topics designed especially to support your professional development and help you translate your skills into practice in the workplace.

Attending three symposia can count towards the Award as a supplementary activity. You will need to register your attendance through StudentHub.

Please note: Semester 2, 2017 will be the final semester that Symposium Series sessions are held, and your last chance to attend 3 to count as one supplementary activity. Don't miss out!

Session topics

Session topics will span across a range of professional and personal development themes. Each session has been classified into a recommended level to help you select the sessions which are most relevant to you to complement your studies:

  • Level 1: Years 1/2 (for students new to UQ or early stages of their current program)
  • Level 2: Years 2/3 (for students in the middle of their program)
  • Level 3: Years 3/4/Honours (for students nearing the end of their program)

Venue

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology Building 75
Room: 
Seminar Room