Event Review: Career Insights Day

Career Insights Day 2017 Fall 

On  9th of November Thursday, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China organised the Career Insights Day again for this fall. This event was initiated by our Education Focus Group, aiming at preparing high school students to: shape their future academic decisions, an introduction to different industries and career paths, an international learning environment, and provide them with the opportunity to meet and network with industrial leaders & experts.  170 students from four different international schools in Chengdu attended the event. 

Six speakers from different industry background gave inspiring presentations and  shared their career insights with the students. 

A big thank you to all the companies, organisations and individuals who participated in making this event happen;

Crowne Plaza Chengdu City Center, for providing us with the venue for this event.

Coding First: they equip youth of age 4-18 with solid technical and social skills that will empower them to excel and innovate in the fields of programming, robotics and technology.

Pony Club: Experiential Education focusing on developing good character traits in children through various courses specialising in outdoor education practices so the children can become ethical global citizens of the future.

KBF: a domestic leading international educational institute, principally providing international financial qualification training, pan financial and accounting practice enterprise training and overseas studying services , sticking to providing global international education solutions for the Chinese universities, enterprises, and individuals.

GreatChina International Education: Starting in 1996, GreatChina International Education has been working with Chinese students and young professionals to prepare for and explore future careers, pursue higher education goals, and develop skills to be successful in classes and the workplace.

Caelius Education Group: We are determined to be the leader amongst the elite group of education providers and to be at the top of in each market where we operate. We have an Advisory Board made up of outstanding Cambridge alumni in different parts of the world who we consult for strategic direction.

ADI Sports: ADI Sports is a sports management company based in Chengdu, south west China.

OEIM: OEIM actively enhances the linkage between Chinese and UK institutes and universities by various channels such as managing joint education programmes, organising educational exchange programmes and helping clients to develop their own educational exchange and awareness building projects.

Coventry University: a public research university in the city of Coventry, England. The university was formerly known as Lanchester Polytechnic until 1987, and Coventry Polytechnic until it was awarded university status in 1992. It is part of the wider Coventry University Group.

 Mr.Football: Mr. Football is Chengdu’s newest and most exciting football club. We implement the latest and most advanced training methods designed for young players, the very same methods that are currently being used with elite youth players in the English Premier League and grassroots players across the UK. Using coaches from the UK and Europe, we ensure that children are constantly in a native English language speaking environment throughout their footballing journey.

Please click here to check all the pictures that were taken during this event.