Level Up Series #5 - Microsoft X WWCODEKL May 2020
The series is aimed at supporting women with career progression through soft-skills improvement as well as technical sessions, be it in deep-tech or in citizen tech (simpler productivity solutions). Please do reach out if you have recommendations for future topics & speakers.
This is open to all – please do help spread the word! Ladies & gents are both welcome to attend, speak & support. Here are details on the upcoming session.
Session #5 – Thu May 28th @Microsoft Teams
5:00pm – 6:30pm
Opportunities and Bridging the Gap to Digital Careers
Maria Khor, Head, Digital & Data Workforce at MDEC
Maria has more than 20 years of experience in area of project management, marketing and client servicing. Currently, she leads the #mydigitalworkforce movement at MDEC to rally action to re-skill Malaysian workforce for data and digital economy jobs.
She will share opportunities and initiatives available at MDEC to bridge the gap to digital careers.
Up-skilling for the future
Annie Mathew, Developer Relations at Microsoft APAC
Annie has deep expertise in ecosystem building, strategic partnerships and solution portfolios on emerging technologies.
Annie will speak about the technologies that you need to get yourself up-skilled on, to prepare for the future.
Staying sane through the MCO
Low Xin Yuan, Regional Manager, Consultant & Licensed Counsellor, Human Dynamic Malaysia
With over 12 years of experience in consulting, coaching and counselling, Xin Yuan’s key focus and passion is in the area of emotional wellness, resilience development, career development, change management and crisis intervention.
Xin Yuan will speak about the tips on maintaining your mental and emotional wellbeing during the MCO period.
Agenda for the evening
4:50pm – 5:00pm – Join online session
5:00pm – Welcome & introductions
5:05pm – Opportunities and Bridging the Gap to Digital Careers, Maria Khor
5:35pm – Up-skilling for the future, Annie Mathew
6:00pm – Staying sane through the MCO, Low Xin Yuan
6:30pm – End of session, Announcements, Feedback