H.E. Sheikh Al Nahyan Set To Open Sorbonne Abu Dhabi’S 4Th Astrolabe As Top Employers, Students And Alumni Converge

date

22-Mar-2014

fiogf49gjkf0d

UAE, Abu Dhabi, X March 2014: To meet the increasing demand for internationally relevant career paths, Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi is hosting its 4th Astrolabe career forum on Tuesday, 25th March. As one of the region’s most anticipated careers showcase, it is held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth & Community Development, who will also grace the opening ceremony. The forum will reflect the evolving needs of employers who now give preference to multi-skilled candidates who can thrive in a multicultural environment. Meanwhile students are also broadening their linguistic, ICT and professional skills to prepare for careers across the Francophone world and beyond.


Following the theme: “A roadmap for your future,” the Astrolabe brings together leading private and public sector employers who seek to recruit the best student interns or employees from among the alumni -- not only from the Sorbonne Abu Dhabi, but from other universities across the UAE. This platform gives students a fascinating “sneak preview” of diverse careers, with almost 50 exhibition stands representing Abu Dhabi’s diversified economy through aviation, advisory services, business, defence, energy, environment, estate, finance, hospitality, HR, law, luxury retail and NGOs, as well as the mainstay industries of oil and gas.


Prof Eric Fouache, Vice Chancellor of Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi expressed his optimism for the upcoming forum, saying: “We are delighted to collaborate hand-in-hand with the business community, as this will ensure that the skills of university graduates are closely aligned with the demands of the job market. Labour trends are constantly evolving, so it is vital that students look at the bigger picture of what the economic landscape will be like several years from now, instead of simply looking at the short term. In today’s era of globalisation, we are empowering graduates to work almost anywhere and in any field that matches their aspirations.” 


The wide range of attractions at Astrolabe include round tables featuring respected speakers, who will meet students and alumni face-to-face during career speed networking sessions. Exhibitors and speakers will also give students valuable advice on what employers look for when recruiting.


Prof Barthélémy Jobert - Chancellor of Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and President of Paris-Sorbonne University - will deliver a highly anticipated presentation, and he commented: “We are increasingly seeing students pursuing globally relevant careers that give them the professional passport to excel almost anywhere in the world. One key to this is improving one’s grasp of international languages, and therefore students who master French can gain a competitive edge in the global job market.”


Over 2,000 visitors are expected at this year’s forum, making it the most successful edition in the event’s four-year history.



 


fiogf49gjkf0d
fiogf49gjkf0d

Latest Press Releases

Interested people can participate in the challenge through DSC's Dubai Cycling app

..

11-Apr-2020

Six Boeing 737-800 aircraft to operate as all-cargo flights

..

11-Apr-2020

Digital feature will support smartTRADE clients with business continuity

..

12-Apr-2020

Construction being one of the operational sectors in the UAE, Azizi Developments’ projects are progressing ...

..

16-Apr-2020

Focus on pharmaceuticals, healthcare, value-added sectors

..

14-Apr-2020

Reading festival will be held for 10 days from May 27 to June 5, 2020

..

12-Apr-2020


Related Links_


Google ADS

Other Info_

..

Health Care

Multi Specialty medical facilities, government hospitals & private clinics

..

Education

Nurseries, Kindergardens, Schools, Colleges, Universities & Higher Education

..

Popular Restaurants

Dining in Dubai - selection of restaurants where you can relax & enjoy a variety of cuisines of choice

Jobs at Dubai_

Find latest Dubai Jobs & Vacancies from placement agencies, employers & recruitment consultants in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & other Emirates in UAE.

Dubai Tours & Packages_

Book quality Dubai tours, best Dubai holiday packages with visas & Dubai hotel booking with special offers & discounts

Warnning

Unsupported Browser

This website includes CSS elements that your browser does not support. Please upgrade your browser to a current version, then come back and try again.

Upgrade your Browser for more experience

Chrome Firefox Safari Edge