How Do You Fit in the Future of Work? 了解你如何才能踏上科技行業的精彩旅途

2020-02-19 19:00-21:00

Tencent WeStart, 75 Hung To Road, Kwun Tong

Event Description

Chinese version following

Can parts of your job be automated by a machine or algorithm? Perhaps you are already struggling to find new opportunities for growth in your career as more and more jobs become redundant.

Maybe you are just bored with you career and want an exciting new start in tech.

This is your chance to help solve that problem and we will paint a clear picture, from how to get started as an absolute beginner to where you can find job opportunities in the market.

We get it: Learning new tech can be intimidating, but almost anyone can do it. Trust us. Hundreds of Hong Kongers have graduated from our program in the last 3 years with 91% finding new jobs in tech.

This event serves to show a very practical waypoint for people in Hong Kong of all backgrounds, ethnicities and industries to get ahead with in-demand skills in tech, including:

  • AI
  • Data Science & Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization
  • Coding
  • UX Design

To put it simply, Hong Kong is hungry for home-grown tech talent and people in Hong Kong are hungry for opportunities to grow and lead fulfilling careers. We will even discuss what employers are looking for in entry-level candidates here in Hong Kong as we work with them on a daily basis.

Not sure you have what it takes to get into tech? Come find out for yourself and ask questions during the Q&A.

The event will be in English and supplemented in Cantonese.


Who should join:

  • Anyone curious about starting a new career in tech
  • Anyone worried that their job is not future-proof
  • Individuals that need a golden opportunity and a helping hand to move forward (we will talk about scholarship opportunities)
  • Anyone curious about the tech shortage in Hong Kong and what we are doing to fix it

Agenda:

7:00-7:15 Check in

7:15-7:45 Presentation on How to Change Your Life with Tech Skills

7:45-8:00 Q&A

8:00-8:30 Personal consultations with our team


Still not convinced? See some success stories that have come out of our programs:

https://xccelerate.co/blog/cheng-gong-zhuan-hang-de-gu-shi-you-jian-zu-shi-bian-ruan-jian-gong-cheng-shi

https://xccelerate.co/blog/28-Xccelerate-success-story-series-from-bank-teller-to-software-engineer

https://xccelerate.co/blog/Xccelerate-Stories-Switching-Keyboard

https://xccelerate.co/blog/xccelerate-stories-finfabrik-hires-machine-learning


Venue Partner: Tencent WeStart

Promotional Partner: Artificial Intelligence Society of Hong Kong

您知道你可以用機器或演算法來自動化你部份的工作嗎?隨著越來越多的工種被自動化,您或許已經在努力尋找新的職業發展機會。

又可能您是對您的職業感到沒趣,並且希望在科技界找到有令你興奮的新起點重新出發。

這裏能幫助解決您的問題,我們將為您提供清晰的方向,介紹從一個科技初學者如何入手在市場上找到工作的機會。

我們明白:學習新技術可能令人生畏,但幾乎任何人都可以突破。請您相信我們。在過去的三年内,數百名香港人從我們的課程畢業,其中91%的人找到了有關科技的新工作。

這項活動,為香港所有背景、種族和行業的人士提供一個非常清淅的方向,令他們掌握科技上的熱門技能,包括: 人工智能 數據科學與機器學習 數據可視化 編碼 用戶體驗設計

簡而言之,香港市場需要更多本土的科技人才,而香港人亦十分渴求在科技界的發展事業機會。我們甚至每天都會與不同公司合作,討論如何可以在香港尋找入門級專業技術業的應聘者。

若您不知道自己是否具備進入科技行業的能力,可以在問答環節中提出問題並找出答案。

活動將以英語進行,並以廣東話輔助。

甚麽人應該加入: 任何對開始從事科技職業感到好奇的人 任何擔心自己的工作不能適應未來職場的人 需要一個千載難逢的機會和需要幫助的人(我們會討論獎學金) 任何對解決香港的技術短缺問題,及我們所採取的方法感到好奇的人

流程: 7:00-7:15 登記 7:15-7:45 關於如何通過科技改變生活的演講 7:45-8:00 問答環節 8:00-8:30 與我們的團隊進行個人諮詢環節

還在猶疑?請查看我們的一些成功案例: https://xccelerate.co/blog/cheng-gong-zhuan-hang-de-gu-shi-you-jian-zu-shi-bian-ruan-jian-gong-cheng-shi

https://xccelerate.co/blog/28-Xccelerate-success-story-series-from-bank-teller-to-software-engineer

https://xccelerate.co/blog/Xccelerate-Stories-Switching-Keyboard

https://xccelerate.co/blog/xccelerate-stories-finfabrik-hires-machine-learning

場地合作夥伴:騰訊眾創空間

推廣夥伴:香港人工智能協會


Date

 2020-02-19 19:00-21:00

Location

 Tencent WeStart, 75 Hung To Road, Kwun Tong