Main goal of the Alumni Networking Summit Committee: Organize the annual Alumni Networking Summit which provides Queen’s students with the opportunity to network and speak candidly with alumni across different fields of work.

Description:
The Alumni Networking Summit Chair leads the Alumni Networking Summit Committee and oversees the organization of the annual Alumni Networking Summit. The Summit is a day-long event hosted every January in Downtown Toronto with the aim to connect students and alumni. The event involves several keynote speakers, networking activities, workshops, and a design team pitch competition called “Gaels Den”. Applicants should demonstrate strong leadership, organization, and communication skills.

Note: No experience is required for this position. You will have the opportunity to expand your professional development knowledge in this role.

Key responsibilities include:

  • 👥 Managing the Alumni Networking Summit Committee
  • 📃 Overseeing all preparations for the Alumni Networking Summit
  • 🤝🏻 Maintaining relationships with industry representatives who support the Summit (ex. Cisco) and alumni

Time commitment:

  • 🗓️ 1 weekly meeting with the Director of Professional Development
  • 🗓️ 1 weekly meeting with the Alumni Networking Summit Committee
  • 📌 Additional time spent organizing the Alumni Networking Summit with your team

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the current Director of Professional Development at pd @ engsoc.queensu.ca or the incoming Director of Professional Development at pd.incoming @ engsoc.queensu.ca.

Application Deadline: Tuesday, March 21 at 11:59 PM EST