2020 Young Professionals Mentorship Series: Inspiring and Mentoring Tomorrow’s Leaders (Chubu Event)
The ACCJ-Chubu Young Professionals Forum (YPF) is honored to host the 2020 Young Professionals Mentorship Series, which pairs experienced leaders with ambitious young professionals. It is an opportunity to hear and learn how these influential leaders became who they are today. Throughout the series, the young leaders of tomorrow will pick up tips and advice on how they can guide their own careers and shape their futures.
The Mentorship Series comprises four 90-minute table discussions over lunch. Each leader will give a 30-minute speech followed by a 30-minute Q&A session. The remaining 30 minutes will be an open discussion among attendees and presenters. By keeping the number of attendees low, each person will have a chance to talk and ask questions.
The 2020 Schedule
Session 1 (February 21)
Navigating Your Careers
Nuala Connolly, Head of Talent, Deputy Head, Human Resources
AIG Japan Holdings K.K.
Session 2 (March 27)
Winding Road: The Career Path for an International Journalist Turned American Diplomat
Gary Schaefer, Principal Officer, U.S. Consulate Nagoya
Session 3 (April 17)
Growing Business in Japan
Chris Zarodkiewicz, President, Cezars International K.K.
Session 4 (May 22)
5Ps of Life: Finding Your Purpose
Ted Katagi, CEO, Kenja K.K. and Professor at the NUCB Graduate School of Business
All sessions are held on Fridays.
Participants are nominated through ACCJ member companies and should plan to attend all meetings in the Mentorship Series. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to nominate your staff in the Chubu area.
ACCJ-Chubu Programs Committee
Bryce Conlan and Mark Hosang, Co-Chairs
Andy Boone, Ben Eichhorn, and Bruce McCaughan, Vice-Chairs
Erin Sakakibara, Secretary
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