Student Ambassador

Would you like to be a Student Ambassador for our student chapter? This is an opportunity for first years to learn the operations within the SJSU HFES council, contribute ideas of their own, represent their peers, and create an impact within our community. YOU can be that person!

WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE THAT
* TAKES INITIATIVE
* IS RESPONSIBLE
* WORKS WELL WITH OTHERS
* WITH A CAN-DO ATTITUDE

The application form is up! Apply today to help assist the HFES Council & continue the legacy of this award-winning student chapter!

https://goo.gl/forms/Kz0yyGIsZdEXSmKf1

DEADLINE: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2016 AT 11:59 PM PST

Student Ambassador

October 2016 Upcoming Events

Happy October Everyone! Here are some upcoming events for the month

~Dates, Timing, and Location are subject to change, please look for individual event posts~
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Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care Student Design Competition
-$500 for 1st place and free admission to the conference for 1 from each of the top 3 design teams
When:
—Sign up by September 30th, 2016
—Submit by January 10, 2017
– Info: https://www.hfes.org…/HFESMeetin…/2017HCSstudentdesign.html
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ST Developers Conference
What: Bringing together experts in markets that are poised for rapid growth in the coming years: Smart Things for the IoT, and Smart Home, City & Industry.
– When: Tuesday, October 4th @ 9 AM – 6 PM
– Where: Santa Clara Convention Center- Mission City Ballroom
– Info: Free registration. Last day to register was Sept. 29th
http://www.st.com/…/spe…/developers-conference/register.html
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Recent Graduate Speaker Panel (Portfolio/Resume Review)
– What: Get advice from recent HFE graduates on how to succeed academically and in your early career.
– WHen: Wednesday, October 5th @ 6 PM
– SJSU – Macquarrie Hall 324
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UXA’s Sketch Foundations Workshop
– When: Sunday, October 8th @ 1-4 PM
– Where: WeWork Vallley Towers
– 75 E Santa Clara St. 6th Floor
– Sign-up: bit.ly/2csdx9e
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Oracle Usability Labs
– When: Friday, October 21st @ 1 PM
– Where: Oracle Applications User Experience
200 Oracle Pkwy Redwood Shores, CA 94065
– Info.:https://www.facebook.com/events/513624498833222/
-Limited number of people can go ( Waitlist is growing)
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Hope to see you all there!

ST Developers Conference

 

This FREE one-day interactive summit, to be held on October 4, 2016 at the Santa Clara Convention Center’s Mission City Ballroom will bring together experts in markets that are poised for rapid growth in the coming years: Smart Things for the IoT, and Smart Home, City & Industry. Meet and learn from industry influencers presenting on a variety of topics while offering their perspectives on how these technologies will affect the future of product development. Presentations will offer real-world examples and technical information while providing an overview of the disruptive technologies that are now becoming available to help develop next-generation products. The last day to register for this Conference is Sept 29th.

Website link: http://www.st.com/content/st_com/en/special-events/developers-conference.html

Recent Graduate Speaker Panel Event

Recent Graduate Speaker Panel 2016Get advice from recent HFE graduates on how to succeed academically and in your early career and have your resume/portfolio reviewed.

Here’s what the schedule looks like for the event:
6:15 PM – Sign- In & Registration (Early arrival advised)
6:30 PM – Dinner (30 mins)
7:00 PM – Panel Discussion (1 hr)
8:00 PM – Q & A (10-15 mins)
8:15 PM – Portfolio/Resume Review Intro. (~3-5 mins)
8:20 PM – Portfolio/Resume Review (~35 mins.)
8:55 PM – Closing

Topics covered:
– Classes
– Choosing between research vs design
– Choosing between thesis v.s. project
– Tips on being successful in finishing thesis – timeline & initiatives to take
– How to choose and establish a relationship with advisor & maximize their help
– Networking
– Tips for resumes and portfolios
– Prepping for interviews
– How to maximize one’s internship
– Any early career development advice
– Their journey transitioning from being a student to professional
– Transitioning between research and design

Portfolio ReviewPortfolio/ Resume Review
– Speakers will have a 1:1 session with students to review their resume and portfolios.
– Deadline to submit resume/portfolio has been extended to Tuesday, September 27 at 11:59 PM PST.
– Please submit to sjsuhfes1@gmail.com