The Elevator Pitch: How to quickly introduce yourself and your research in English

Date

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00

Location

c600B (English Classroom)

Description

When networking, many times the first questions that people ask are about you and your job. However, these are surprisingly difficult questions to answer. How can you summarize your research in a short time, while keeping the other person’s interest and also giving a good first impression? If you want to learn more about this topic, please join us!

In this seminar we will:

  • Learn useful phrases for introductions and summaries
  • Summarize our research and prioritize the ‘so what’
  • Practice making introductions in 60, 30, and 15 seconds
  • Gain confidence making introductions in English

Time: Wednesday, June 19th 15:00-16:00

Venue: c600B (English classroom)

This seminar is primarily aimed at students and post docs who are not native speakers of English, but all are welcome to attend.

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