tech-thursday

Tech Thursday is a series of monthly panels where industry experts will talk about a day in the life of their career, the position and skills required to do their work, and tips for students entering their company. These panel talks are open to all registered Langara students and are free to attend.

Series Sponsor

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Spring 2023 Events

Tech Thursday: Careers in Tech (online via Zoom)
Thursday, January 26 | 5:00 pm–6:15 pm | Register

  • Joseph Yeates, Director, Business Intelligence & Data Analysis at Corporate Finance Institute® (CFI)
  • Regina YuenSenior Software Engineer at EA
  • Gulshanpreet Brar, Talent Intelligence Partner - Technology & Operations at BMO

Tech Thursday: Software Development (online via Zoom)
Thursday, February 16 | 5:00 pm–6:15 pm | Register

Tech Thursday: Career Prep & Mock Interview (on campus)
Thursday, March 16 | 5:00 pm–7:00 pm | Registration coming soon

  • Check back for details on the face to face interview and technical interview

Past Events: Fall 2022

Tech Thursday: Careers in Tech (online via Zoom)
September 29, 2022 | 5:00 pm–6:15 pm

Tech Thursday: Careers in Software Development (online via Zoom)
October 27, 2022 | 5:00 pm–6:15 pm

Tech Thursday: Career Prep (on campus)
November 24, 2022 | 5:30 pm–7:30 pm | Rooms B010

  • This session is designed for students to understand the Tech hiring process and practice interviewing. There will be an overview of the hiring process followed by time spent on mock interview questions, and whiteboard (and computer) problem-solving for software development and UX/UI.
  • This is a great opportunity to practice your interview skills, and have feedback on your mock interview and problem-solving skills. This event requires students to have a current resume, and be prepared to engage in the face-to-face mock interviewing practice. Your interviewers will be Langara instructors.
  • All participating students must sign up for a Mock Interview Time Slot. Each time slot is approximately 45-60 minutes. Limited spots are available for each time slot.

See the list of past Tech Thursday events from previous semesters.

Panelists and event details are subject to change. Check this page for updates.
For any questions regarding Tech Thursday, contact career@langara.ca.