Viterbi Industry Networking Event

The Viterbi Industry Networking Event (VINE) brings together Viterbi students to meet employers and Viterbi Alumni the evening before the Viterbi Career & Internship Fair.

Students practice their networking skills by engaging with a wide variety of engineering companies and Viterbi Alumni in a professional networking environment. VINE follows the format of a typical business networking event, complete with beverages and light appetizers.

Graduate Student VINE
October 9, 2017

Undergraduate Student VINE
October 10, 2017

Student Engagement & Career Connections

vcareers@usc.edu | 213.740.9677


Student Information

Event Expectations

*VINE is now offered twice in the Fall to accommodate both gradauate and undergraduate students.*

Benefits

  • Meet in a smaller setting with employers and Viterbi alumni who are actively seeking to hire Viterbi interns and entry-level employees.
  • Learn more about the organizations in attendance, the positions they have available, and to practice your networking skills.
  • Participating companies will also receive a digital copy of your resume.

Spring 2017 Participating Companies

Accuride International Inc.
Accenture
ADP (Automatic Data Processing)
ARCO/Murray National
AWS true power
Bluebeam
Biotronik, Inc./Micro Systems Engineering, Inc.
Central Intelligence Agency
CAKNOW technology INC.

Citrix
City National Bank
Envent Corporation
eQ Technologic
Fullscreen Media
GE Digital
Honeybee Robotics
Honeywell Aerospace
Houlihan Lokey

iD Tech Camps
International Employment Experts
JCE Structural Engineering Group, Inc.
Jiangnan Environmental Technology, Inc. (JET)
Loza & Loza LLP
MaxLinear
Microsoft Corporation
Modak
My Eye Media, LLC

Opterra Energy Services
Raytheon Company
Sandia National Laboratories
Thales
The Boeing Company
Thor Trucks`
VMware
Whiting-Turner



Employer Information

VINE provides employers an opportunity to meet in a smaller setting with Viterbi students who are actively involved and searching for internships and entry-level positions.

This more intimate setting will allow students to learn more about your organization, the positions you have available, and to practice their networking skills. It also provides an opportunity for you to showcase your organization and cultivate relationships with potential future employees.

THIS IS NOT A TABLING OPPORTUNITY.
PLEASE DO NOT SHIP OR BRING DISPLAY MATERIALS!
NO NEED TO COLLECT RESUMES
A RESUME BOOK OF PARTICIPATING STUDENTS WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE AFTER THE EVENT.

Registration

Registration is now closed!

For your convenience, register for the Viterbi Industry Networking Event (VINE) and Viterbi Career & Internship Fair on the same form!

One flat rate for one or both events!
Registration Fee: $100

Registration includes 2 parking permits, hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, event entry for up to 10 organization representatives, organization-sponsored high-top table, and a resume book from the participating students.

Register

Event Schedule

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    4:30 - 5:00 PM: Employer Check In

    We encourage you to arrive on campus at 4:00 PM so you can park and make your way to the RTCC Ballroom, which may be a 10 – 15 minute walk.

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    5:00 – 5:10 PM: Welcome

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    5:10 - 7:00 PM: Networking Activity & Reception

    You will have an opportunity for casual networking with approximately 250-350 graduate students. We have suggested that each student practice their 30 Second Elevator Pitch by talking with different employers throughout the evening.

Parking

Parking has been reserved for you at Parking Structure A, located at 3667 McClintock Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089, Gate 6. Please let the attendant at the kiosk know you are here for VINE and provide your organization’s name in order to receive a parking pass.

Be sure to park in a non-reserved space, available mostly on the second through fourth floors, to avoid being ticketed.

A campus map is available on-line at: http://web-app.usc.edu/maps/.

Location

Town & Gown
665 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90089
(213) 740-5956

Contact

Viterbi Student Engagement & Career Connections
vcareers@usc.edu | 213.740.9677

Viterbi Student Engagement & Career Connections Refund Policy

For events with a fee, including Viterbi Career Fairs, cancellation must be made in writing to vcareers@usc.edu before close of business day at least 7 business days in advance of the event, or as indicated in the Cancellation Policy on the event page. Any cancellations after that date will be billed for the full registration fee.