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What’s the haps?! 4th-10th May

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Friday 8th

IPENZ Engineering Speed Interviewing

IPENZ is offering speed interviews to students, with engineers, academics and HR professionals. This will provide practice for when you need to apply for your first job in the field, or even for work experience!  Speed interviewing is for current Engineering students only. All students who want to attend need to be student members of IPENZ. This will allow for attendance to this event and all the others they provide! The events will be held on Wednesday 20th May at 5.30-7.00pm and also 6.45-8.30pm. Please register online! 

C-Prize run by Callaghan Innovation- $50,000 up for grabs!

Callaghan Innovation is a government agency which supports the commercialisation of innovation. UC Engineering will host Callaghan Innovation on  Thursday 7 May from 4-6pm in Undercroft 101. At the UC hosted event, Chris Thomson, CI Aviaton Sector Manager and C-Prize organiser will be speaking.

One of the company’s main projects is to advance the development, and application of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technologies in NZ. This will be especially useful in the developing industry of New Zealand film-making. This year Callaghan Innovation will be running NZ’s first C-Prize competition to develop the “next generation of UAV technology for the screen industry”. The competition winners will receive  $50,000 and an expense paid trip to the 2016 NAB show in Las Vegas!  Check out the event on Facebook….