Postgraduate Study & Networking Forum

Date & time
5.30–7.30pm Monday 20 May 2019

Cultural Centre, Kambri precinct, ANU Campus

Future Students Team
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Postgraduate Forum
Postgraduate Study & Networking Forum

If you are an experienced professional, a current undergraduate student, or have just finished your degree and are considering further study, you're invited to join us at the Postgraduate Study & Networking Forum on Monday 20 May from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at the Cultural Centre, Kambri Precinct, on campus at ANU.

Learn about our diverse range of programs, speak with Admissions, or find out about support services in the expo area. Or refine your knowledge in the three different breakout spaces running workshops and presentations delivered by our Academic Colleges and industry partners.

Once you have all the information you need, grab a free bite to eat and network with some of Australia's top Academics, current students and industry insiders from external ANU partners like EY and

You'll also have the opportunity to meet with ANU Careers to discover what support services are available to postgraduate students during and after your studies.

Registrations are necessary. All registrations received before 17 May 2019 will receive free, on-campus car parking for the duration of the event - don't miss out!

Presentation schedule 

New to networking?

Join ANU Careers in the Cinema, Cultural Centre, Kambri from 4:30pm - 5:15pm for "Networking For Success". In this workshop you'll learn the fundamental basics of how networks are important to the world of work and how to identify and develop your networks potential. This session is a perfect for current undergraduate students.

Location: T2 Space, Cultural Centre, Kambri

5:30pm - 5:50pm: Maximising your postgraduate achievements in a professional services career - practical insights from global "Big 4", EY
Bridget McNeilly, Partner, Advisory at EY

5:55pm - 6:15pm: Designing your career for a disrupted world
Sarah Goss, Head of Special Projects at SEEK


Location: Drama Theatre, Cultural Centre, Kambri

5:30pm - 5:50pm: Strategic negotiation skills 
Scott Chamberlain Senior Lecturer, ANU College of Law

5:55pm - 6:15pm: Preparing for work in the Asia Pacific - panel discussion 
Sung Lee Director - PwC Asia Practice & ANU College of Asia & the Pacific

6:20pm - 6:40pm: '2019: a year of turbulence in the Asia Pacific?' - panel discussion 
Nich Farrelly, Associate Dean (Development and Impact), ANU College of Asia & the Pacific

6:45pm - 7:05pm: Career pathways for postgraduates in Visual Arts, Design and Curatorial practice 
Dr Erica Seccombe, Lecturer Foundation Studies, ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences

7.10pm - 7.30pm: Knowledge for a sustainable future: environmental challenges for Australia and the World
Dr Craig Strong, Associate Director (Education), The Fenner School of Environment & Society


Location: Cinema, Cultural Centre, Kambri

5:30pm - 5:50pm: Career opportunities and outcomes with Applied Data Analytics
Hear from the course convenor, a current student and Alumni with an opportunity for Q & A following the presentation

5:55pm - 6:15pm: REIMAGINING new frontiers in Engineering and Computer Science
Representatives the College and the 3A Institute will outline some of the exciting new postgrad opportunities followed by a brief Q & A session

6:20pm - 6:40pm: Social research methods and data analytics at the ANU 
Associate Professor Nicholas Biddle ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences

6:45pm - 7:05pm: Ethical leadership - 'where business management meets human rights' 
Dr Jolyon Ford Associate Professor and Associate Dean (International) ANU College of Law

7:10pm - 7:30pm: Postgraduate Management and MBA at ANU 
Presented by the ANU Research School of Management
Attend this talk to hear more about study options in management and business administration, or find out more about our MBA program and scholarships available.

Past Sessions

Strategic Negotiation Skills

5.30pm to 6.00pm Monday 20 May 2019

Presented by Scott Chamberlain Senior Lecturer

Ethical leadership - Where business management meets human rights

6.45pm to 7.15pm Monday 20 May 2019

Presented by Dr Jolyon Ford Associate Professor and Associate Dean (International)

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