Events

This webpage shares RED Friday and other INTERNAL EVENTS for Creative Technologies students.

For great PUBLIC EVENTS visit the Colab Events Page and the Colab Facebook Events Listings (which you should subscribe to). We curate a list of events including our own Creative Tech Meetup and Maker Nights plus a huge range of others all for you. Get out there, learn, share, network. Attend something that might not be in your immediate area of interest and keep your horizons expanding.

RED Friday: (Research and Engagement Day) is an open studio day with a focus on STUDENT LED ENGAGEMENT. Make the most of the spaces, facilities and resources. Create your own curriculum. Collaborate with students, staff, industry and communities, Research a technology, Develop ideas, Experiment with software. Share a skill, Present a project, Organise a hack, Host a Crypto Party, Invite a guest speaker, Found a startup, Run a discussion group, Screen a movie, Workshop competition submissions, Stage a performance, Coordinate a field trip. Imagine the future. Make it happen.

You might not realise what an awesome opportunity this is until after you graduate.

What will your contribution be? Submit your event via this form to have it reviewed, approved and published. Harry, Colab’s Public Liaison Coordinator is here to help you with facilitation. You can always flick him an email hsilver@aut.ac.nz.


MATCH READY WORKSHOP BY AUT INTERNZ (CREATIVE TECH + STEMM)

LOCATION TBC | SATURDAY 20 MAY, 2017 | FULL DAY

If you're in your final year, AUT interNZ is the place to come to find internships and scholarships to transition from AUT student to career starter. We want you to have the best possible chance of success – so Match Ready is our way of supporting you to impress an employer, land an awesome role and launch your career.

Match Ready is all about getting you prepared, upskilled and more 'employable'.

Match Ready is a series of workshops, coaching sessions, mentoring and employability information that helps you put your best foot forward when applying for internships. Things like:

  • CV writing and cover letters
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Using social media to sell yourself
  • Personal brand
  • Researching companies ahead of interviews
  • Skype interview skills
  • Personal presentation

Stay tuned or email robert.bruce@aut.ac.nz to get tips and to be match ready before you apply for an internship or scholarship.

MATCH READY WORKSHOP BY AUT INTERNZ (CREATIVE TECH + MARCOMM)

LOCATION TBC | SATURDAY 22 JULY, 2017 | FULL DAY

If you're in your final year, AUT interNZ is the place to come to find internships and scholarships to transition from AUT student to career starter. We want you to have the best possible chance of success – so Match Ready is our way of supporting you to impress an employer, land an awesome role and launch your career.

Match Ready is all about getting you prepared, upskilled and more 'employable'.

Match Ready is a series of workshops, coaching sessions, mentoring and employability information that helps you put your best foot forward when applying for internships. Things like:

  • CV writing and cover letters
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Using social media to sell yourself
  • Personal brand
  • Researching companies ahead of interviews
  • Skype interview skills
  • Personal presentation

Stay tuned or email robert.bruce@aut.ac.nz to get tips and to be match ready before you apply for an internship or scholarship.