IEEE International Conference on Communications
28 May – 01 June 2023 // Rome, Italy
Sustainable Communications for Renaissance

Student Career Fair

IEEE ComSoc Student Career Fair at ICC 2023

28-30 May 2023

Are you looking to take your career to the next level? Then you won't want to miss the 2023 IEEE Communications Society Student Career Fair co-located at the IEEE International Communications Conference (ICC), in Rome, Italy.

This event is FREE and open to students as well as other ICC attendees. Please note that registration for ICC is separate and not included with the Career Fair.

Scheduled for 28–30 May, this event will allow you to meet and potentially interview with employers about current and future job openings. Our participating companies will also provide training sessions on important professional skills, including resume writing, interview strategies, and other soft skills you need to kickstart your future.

Deadline: Wednesday, 24 May

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Sunday, 28 May

All sessions will take place in Room I in the La Nuvola Convention Center during IEEE’s ICC Conference.

Time Program
09:00 - 09:15 AM Welcome from Organizing Committee
09:15 - 09:45 AM "Exploring Why Soft Skills are Essential for a Company" - Routers Designed in Italy. A Real Experience:  Tiesse S.p.A.",  Vincenzo Luciano Lucrezia, CIO & Co-Founder at Tiesse S.p.A
09:45 - 10:15 AM "Life's Good in LG" - A Few Reasons You May Want to Agree on, Ki-Dong Lee, Assistant Vice President at LG Electronics
10:15 - 10:45 AM "The Role of Soft Skills and Cognitive Styles in Future Engineering Jobs", Roberto Verdone, Full Professor at University of Bologna and Director of Wilab at CNIT
11:00 - 11:30 AM Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:00 PM "Born to Be Free: A Workplace that Encourages Self-awareness is an Environment Where the Most Productive, Curious, and Innovative People thrive” (cit. Neil Blumenthal), Imola Informatica
12:00 - 12:30 PM "Job Interview: The Behavioral Interview", Ivan Brancaccio HR Manager at Nextworks
12:30 - 01:00 PM Networking
01:00 - 02:30 PM Lunch - All participants will receive a box lunch
02:00 - 02:30 PM "Soft Skills for a Successful Research career in Industry: The Bell Labs Culture", Lelio Di Martino, Head of Network Applications Research at Nokia Bell Labs Core Research
02:30 - 05:30 PM Mentoring Session - Open to ICC 23 attendees including students

Presented by ComSoc’s Young Professionals and Women in Communications Engineering

Interview Opportunities with Participating Organizations

About 1-2 weeks before the event, attendees will receive a questionnaire to gauge their interest in meeting with our participating organizations. Our team will help set up interviews with the companies based on their availability. Prior to the event, you will receive an email with the confirmed appointments.

Interviews will be conducted Sunday, 28 May - Tuesday, 30 May from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Interested in Showcasing Your Company at this Event?

Well, we’d love to have you! Join this unique opportunity to easily recruit eager and qualified students for opportunities at your company.

Company and organization participation is free!

  • Access to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in engineering and related fields

  • Opportunity to present a soft skills presentation (limited availability!)

  • Networking opportunities

  • Invitation to ComSoc’s Corporate Program Gala

Employer Registration Form

Questions? Contact Stefania Bartoletti today and she will be more than happy to assist you.

Participating Organizations

Diamond Patrons

Gold Patrons

Bronze Patrons