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.

You will practice your 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


Registration

Registration is now closed!

For your convenience, information will be sent out to let you know when to register.

There will be a $20 refundable deposit to hold your spot.

Participation includes hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, networking with industry representatives, and inclusion in the resume book for participating employers.

Register

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 practice your networking skills.
  • Participating companies will also receive a digital copy of your resume.
NO NEED TO BRING RESUMES
A RESUME BOOK OF PARTICIPATING STUDENTS WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO EMPLOYERS AFTER THE EVENT.

Event Expectations

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

Event Schedule

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

    We encourage you to arrive no earlier than 4:30 PM to allow employers a chance to check in and find their tables.

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    5:00 – 5:10 PM: Welcome

    Staff welcome address

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

    You will have an opportunity for casual networking with employer representatives. We suggest that you practice your 30 Second Elevator Pitch by talking with different employers throughout the evening.


How to Register

The registration process for both the Career Conference and VINE events is the same 2-step process.

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    First, register online via Viterbi Career Gateway, under the Events tab, and select the event you would like to attend.

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    Next, drop off your $20 deposit at our office (RTH 218) and confirm your registration. Upon successfully completing your registration, we will provide a receipt for your deposit. Show this receipt when you check in at the event, and you will receive your deposit back.

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    Your registration is NOT confirmed until you drop off your deposit in-person.


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

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.