Year after year, all students and young professionals have the same questions: What are employers looking for in a candidate? What can I do to be at the front of the pack?
The answers are simple - learn more about the industry and build your professional network. I know it sounds generic and not helpful. However, how do you convince someone that you are the right person for the job if you don’t know the acronyms on the job description? If you don’t know anyone, who are you going to convince?
How am I supposed to learn about the pharmaceutical industry and build a professional network?
The answer is the 2018 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo. With educational and social events geared towards young professionals, plus six educational tracks, you will be able to see the entire spectrum of the pharmaceutical industry.
A few noteworthy education sessions include:
Young Professional social events include:
The 2018 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo is a fantastic way to grow your professional network and expand your knowledge. This year’s event takes place in Philadelphia, PA, 4-7 November 2018.
Stephanie Nguyen Tilley
Validation Engineer 1, Mangan Biopharm
Annual Meeting Program Committee Young Professional Representative