Are you a Romanian national studying at a university in the UK and looking for a mentor in your chosen professional field with whom you can share experiences, a person that can guide you in your career and give you advice regarding your professional future?
The League of Romanian Students Abroad UK Branch (LSRS UK) has the pleasure to invite you to participate in the program LSRS Mentorship Scheme.
The event will take place on the 29th of March 2014 in London at one of the Romanian Embassy’s buildings – 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH (Romanian Cultural Institute’s premises) between 12:00 and 18:30.
LSRS Mentorship Scheme is dedicated to Romanian students and graduates (with ages between 18 and 25) from within the UK. Equally, the primary aim is to facilitate the experience sharing and guidance for a period of 6 months through creating the appropriate links between students and role models in their fields. Hence, the event will commence with the Speed Networking Event in London on the 29th of March 2014 , followed by a 6 months e-mentoring in pairs and will end up with an awarding ceremony on the 4th of October 2014.
The mentoring domains will be: Business & Economy, Architecture, IT, Medicine, Law, Journalism & Communication, Administration & Diplomacy, Arts & Culture and Engineering.
Students that are considering participating at the event are requested to complete the following form by 27th of March: http://goo.gl/wLE4JX
NB: The selection of participants will be made by participating mentors strictly on the basis of the registration form.
FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/475803595880249
Please find the briefing of the project at the following link- http://goo.gl/M601st
A preview from the previous edition: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TUceB0M2LdI.
Speaker for the event will be: HE Dr Ion Jinga (Romanian Ambassador in the UK), Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP (Chairman, Home Affairs Select Committee), Shreya Paudel (Future International Students Officer, NUS), Adrian Cojocaru (HR Managing Director, EBRD London), Dana Denis Smith (Founder & CEO, Obelisk), Dr Felicia Buruiană (ST2 O&G, Lister Hospital), Dorian Branea (Director, ICR London)
Amongst the mentors and guests who will attend the event we are delighted to announce the following: Bogdan Patriniche (RBC UK), Mihnea Vasilache (Director at Chenavari Financial Group), Claudiu Carmaciu (SMR-UK), Tomi Tomescu (RDS UK), Elena Doldor (Lecturer at Queen Mary), George Udrea (Co-founder of Noblypos.com), Paul Filimon (Site Reliability Engineer-Google UK), Anca Doczi (Co-founder of the London based Immersive Theatre), Mihai Danila (Investment Banker- Morgan Stanley), Raluca Novak (Marketing Manager Europe-McLaren Automotive), Adrian Uzuneanu (Product Development Engineer- Jaguar Land Rover), Mara Vasilache (Partner-BCIstudio), Maria Tiron (Legal Adviser- Personal Injury, Osbornes Solicitors), Mircea Cimpoi (DPhil Candidate in Engineering Science-Visual Geometry Group, University of Oxford) and many more.
12:00-13:00: Event Registration & Opening
13:00-14:00: Panel 1 – Romania the New Eastern European Economic Tiger?
14:00-15:00: Panel 2 – Successful careers and international mobility
15:00-15:15: Coffee Break 1
15:15-16:15: Round Tables Session
16:15-16:30: Coffee Break 2
16:30-18:00: Speed Networking Session
18:00-18:30: Closing Ceremony
The event aims to offer the participant students a unique and authentic speed-networking experience. Therefore, the project wants to facilitate the creation mentor-mentee partnerships for a period of 6 months while the student’s activity will be monitored. We praise and focus on the experience and professional development of the student as an individual with tailored strenghts and needs. Thus, LSRS Speed-Networking does not only offer a transient networking opportunity but also targets a professional development on the medium and long term through the careful guidance of mentors.