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Connecting the Dots between the University and the Industry

Connecting the Dots between the University and the Industry

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Omolara Adejuwon

December 02, 2017
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  1. Connecting the dots between the university and the industry WOMEN

    IN ENGINEERING, IEEEOAU
  2. hello! I am Omolara Adejuwon Android & iOS Developer You

    can find me at @_larikraun
  3. QUICK SURVEY

  4. STORY TIME How I started my journey in UNI

  5. “ What happens in UNI doesn’t end in the UNI

    … in this context
  6. You University Industry

  7. THE RACE TO SURVIVE

  8. Periods to maximize ✘ Strike ✘ IT ✘ Break periods

    ✘ Pre-NYSC periods ✘ Weekends ✘ Any free time you have even while in school
  9. Connecting with the industry ✘ Be Dedicated ✘ Build your

    communication skills ✘ Connect with senior folks even while in school (Personal, LinkedIn, Twitter) ✘ Build relationships with your colleagues ✘ Volunteer ✘ Attend seminars, programs, hackathons, conferences
  10. FIND RELEVANCE ✘ Get to know the Various opportunities that

    exist in your field ✘ Choose the ones that speak to you most
  11. There is room for everyone ✘ Technical writer ✘ Graphic

    designer ✘ Data Analyst ✘ Systems Engineer ✘ DevOps ✘ Software Engineer ✘ QA analyst ✘ UI/UX Engineer ✘ Product Designer ✘ Hardware Engineer ✘ Network Engineer ✘ Product Manager
  12. thanks! Any questions? You can find me at @_larikraun