Are you interested in how a student can make a difference in your organization but aren't sure where to start?
The UBC Okanagan Interdisciplinary Co-op office welcomes you to join Paula Verholen, Co-op Partner Engagement Advisor, on Wednesday, January 19th at 10:30am for a drop-in coffee chat to learn more about UBC Okanagan Co-op students, and discuss your current and future hiring needs. This session will give an overview of the Co-op program and hiring process. It presents a great opportunity to connect about upcoming projects and challenges, while also gaining access and insight into the various resources that can assist in bringing a student onboard.
The team looks forward to sharing a virtual cup of tea or coffee with you!
To increase the number of technology companies that start and grow in the Okanagan
We do this in two ways:
1. Helping to develop and support a vibrant entrepreneurial, creative and innovative technology community.
Our community ranges from students and aspiring entrepreneurs to startups and early stage companies; as well as established technology companies and the wide range of service providers who are critical to our industry
Our objective is to encourage people to start and grow technology companies!
2. Offering programs that support entrepreneurs and technology companies looking to start, accelerate and grow.
These programs combine elements such as needs assessments, hands on coaching, mentorship, and access to world class expertise - including connections provincially, nationally and internationally.
Our objective is to help entrepreneurs and companies accelerate their growth and maximize their opportunity