FCC Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment
The Diversity in the Tech Sector Working Group of the FCC’s Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment (ACDDE) and the FCC’s Media Bureau are co-hosting this virtual summit. The event will be convened virtually and will be open to the public on the Internet via live feed from the FCC’s web page at www.fcc.gov/live and on the FCC’s YouTube channel.
Drawing on experts and participants from within the tech industry, the summit will provide information and resources on obtaining employment in the tech sector to diverse high school and college students, as well as to key influencers such as guidance counselors, placement officers, and parents. Topics to be covered during the summit will include:
Career opportunities in the tech sector and information about work experience,
Education, skills, and experience needed to get a job in tech,
How to build a strong, competitive resume,
How to build a strong professional network within the tech and telecom realm and leverage that network,
Appearance and professionalism,
Communications skills, and
How to interview for and land a job.
Register online at: https://www.fcc.gov/news-events/events/2021/01/road-map-tech-jobs-virtual-summit
This is an external event not affiliated with the Career Center nor UMBC.