Akamai Hana Hou

A Career Development Workshop for Akamai Alumni
Friday, June 15, 2018, 1-5 PM, at the Grand Naniloa Hotel in Hilo, Hawai‘i
6pm Reception at Hilo Yacht Club to follow

Please register by Friday, May 4 for a spot at the event!

We will confirm your spot and any requested travel support by Monday, May 14. Please contact us at akamai@ucsc.edu for any questions in the meantime.

More than 350 Hawai‘i college students have completed the Akamai Internship Program, and are now “Akamai alumni” at various stages of pursuing STEM careers!

We invite all Akamai alumni to join us at this workshop.  Agenda (subject to change) includes:

  • 1-3 pm Welcome and Mock interviews
  • 3-4 pm Resume review
  • 4-5 pm Presentations & Networking for job opportunities at telescopes and tech industry
  • 6 pm Reception at Hilo Yacht Club with heavy pupus included

Confirmed Participating Organizations include:

Note that all organizations, including the astronomical observatories, hire a wide range of science, engineering, and other technical professionals, so your interests will very likely be represented at one or more of these participating organizations!

Why alumni should attend:

  • Gain career skills
  • Build network for job opportunities
  • Share your job experience with other alumni
  • Connect with Akamai alumni, program staff, and mentors

This workshop is funded by the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) International Observatory, now Akamai’s major funder. Support for airfare and lodging is available by application.

Please register by Friday, May 4 for a spot at the event!