Get insider industry knowledge at the Career Xpress events at IDS

Get insider industry knowledge at the Career Xpress events at IDS

Published on: 6 Jan 2020

The ARIDO Career Xpress Committee has organized two events for students and emerging professionals taking place at IDS 2020. Students can get a head start on their career planning with tips and info about the mandatory NCIDQ exam, and portfolio and interview tips. Both events are taking place on the IDS Contract Show Floor, at the Microsoft Learning Lab, events are free with the purchase of the day's admission at IDS.

Career Xpress presents a panel discussion on the NCIDQ Exam - Thursday 16th January, 11 AM – 12 noon
Location: Microsoft Learning Lab, IDS Show Floor

Gain first-hand knowledge on the NCIDQ exam from a panel discussion by interior designers who recently wrote and passed the exam. A great opportunity to get tips and tricks on studying for the NCIDQ to pass successfully!

>> Click here to purchase tickets and register with IDS.

Career Xpress presents Portfolio Prep - Friday 17th January, 3 PM – 4 PM
Location: Microsoft Learning Lab, IDS Show Floor

Moderator: Shannon MacLean, ARIDO, Career Xpress Committee Chair
Panellists:
Jude Kamal, ARIDO - Jump Branding and Design Inc
Jodi Duncan, ARIDO - Phelps Homes
Jennifer Warren, ARIDO - Mayhew
Meagan Buchanan, ARIDO - HOK


Portfolio Prep is just that … a preparatory session designed to build confidence in your interview skills and learn the do's and don'ts of a cover letter, resume, and portfolio creation. These vital skills can help you get the job you want when you graduate. That’s not all, you will gain valuable industry knowledge from industry professionals sharing their personal career paths and watch a portfolio critique of fellow student’s presentations.

Moderator: Shannon MacLean, ARIDO, Career Xpress Committee Chair - Quadrangle Inc.

Panellists:
Tatiana Soldatova, ARIDO – Syllable Inc.
Kourtney Madeley - Solid Design Creative. 
Dyonne Fashina, ARIDO – Denizens of Design

>> Click here to purchase tickets and register with IDS.

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