Speed Mentoring: International Edition

Date/Time
Date(s) - Thursday, February 20, 2020
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Location
Hilton Anchorage

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The Alaska World Affairs Council and the Anchorage School District have teamed up to offer a jump start to high school students considering international options in their post-secondary journeys. Students will rotate through 8 minute mentoring sessions with mentors from a wide spectrum of industries with international scope. Check out the success of our 2019 Speed Mentoring event.

Students will have the opportunity to speak with high-level mentors with experience in a variety of fields. Mentors include lawyers, judges, architects, medical professionals, oil and gas professionals, diplomats, presidents, CEOs, economists, professors, non-profits professionals and many more. Keep checking back to find out more about the mentors attending this year’s event!

2020 MENTOR BIOS

Details & Schedule (Subject to Change):

  • Lunch will be provided for all students and mentors.
  • Students will rotate through 8-minute mentoring sessions with mentors from a wide spectrum of industries with international scope.
  • Students will be matched with mentors representing the areas of interest they indicate on the student registration form.

8:45-9:15am: Mentor Check In/ Mixer

9:00-9:30am: Student Check In

9:40 am: Opening Remarks 

9:50am-12:00pm: Mentoring Sessions

12:00pm-12:15pm: Lunch Buffet

12:15pm-12:55pm: Keynote Speaker

Interested in becoming a featured sponsor for the 2020 Speed Mentoring event? Contact Siobhan Choi, Special Programs Director at (907) 276-8038 or siobhan.choi@alaskaworldaffairs.org

Thank you to our generous sponsors for 2020 Speed Mentoring!