CASPA 2017 Summer Symposium: continuing education-best path for career development
Jul 8, 2017

You own your employability. Technology is developing at a fast pace and so are the new skills required in the job market. Continuous learning is best path for career development. Participating in continuing education is becoming more popular and there are many options. CASPA and Intel ACI bring you a symposium with many continuing education options presented by local universities such as Stanford, SCU, USF, UCSC, and SJSU, as well as a panel discussion with professionals who benefited from continuing education. Learn from them how to take initiatives and how to balance work and school. “Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.” ― Malcolm X. Join us to get educated in continuing education to improve your career!

你的就業能力靠你自己負責。科技在快速發展,職場所需的新技能也是如此。持續學習是職業發展的最佳途徑。繼續教育越來越受歡迎而且有很多選擇。華美半導體協會在7月8日週六Intel總部主辦一個專注於繼續教育的分享會,邀請許多本地大學提供他們繼續教育方案的資訊,以及邀請一些受益於繼續教育的成功人士來分享及討論他們如何主動採取行動去學習及如何平衡工作和學業。“教育是我們進入未來的護照,因為明天屬於今天就準備的人。” - Malcolm X。 加入我們來了解繼續教育去改善你的職業生涯!

Venue: Intel SC Auditorium, 3600 Juliette Ln, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Date: Saturday, July 8, 2017, 1pm – 5pm.

Agenda:

12:00 – 1:00pm Registration & Networking

1:00 – 1:05pm Symposium Opening Remarks
Yang Zhang, MC of the event; Executive Director of Publication, CASPA

1:05 – 1:15pm Welcome from CASPA President 
James Lei, Ph.D., President, CASPA

1:15 – 1:45pm Continuing Education – Best Path for Career Development
Kern Peng, Ph.D., Executive Director of Symposium, CASPA; 
Career Advisor, Intel Career Advisor Network

1:45 – 2:10pm Stanford University Continuing Studies Program Introduction 
Emma Walker, Marketing Manager, Stanford Continuing Studies

2:10 – 2:35pm University of San Francisco Graduate Program Introduction
Aija Gamburg, Associate Director of Graduate Admissions, University of San Francisco School of Management

2:35 – 3:00pm Santa Clara University Graduate Program Introduction
Frank Barone, Chair, Engineering Management, Santa Clara University School of Engineering

3:00 – 3:10pm Break

3:10 – 3:35pm University of California Santa Cruz Program Introduction
Therese Ammiro, Director, Business Communications, UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

3:35 – 4:00pm San Jose State University Program Introduction
Alan Wong, Ph.D., Director of Business Development and External Relations, San Jose State University

4:00 – 4:55pm Panel Discussion: Balance Work, Life, and School
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4:55 – 5:00pm Closing Remark and Prize Drawing