Following the success of Connect the Dots 2019, the beneficial career orientation event for UK alumni in Viet Nam is back and will be organised on virtual platforms. The British Council and the British Chamber of Commerce (BritCham Vietnam) are delighted to welcome graduates from UK universities to Connect the Dots 2022 - UK Alumni Virtual Job Talk in early March 2022.


Time: 16:00-18:00, Saturday 5 March 2022

Platform: online on Zoom. The link to attend the event will be sent to those who register two days before the event.

The programme will have two main parts

Part 1. Seminar

Speakers from domestic and foreign recruitment companies and some graduates will discuss the labour market trends in Vietnam, working culture, and the challenges that recent graduates have to overcome to get the right job. This information will help attendees get an overview and prepare for the next part of the event.

Guest speakers who will attend the discussion in part one include:

  • HR2B

Thao Do - Director of HR Services

  • Virtual Internships

Daniel Nivern - CEO and Founder

  • PwC

Anh Nguyen - Senior Manager of Human Capital

Part 2: Seminar by industries

In this part, attendees will be divided into three breakout rooms to interact with representatives from reputable companies from different industries, such as finance, banking, information technology, and other industries. The guests will talk about job opportunities and career development at their businesses. From there, the participants will be able to capture specific recruitment information from the group of industries that they are interested in.

Guest speakers from the following companies who will participate in the discussion in three breakout rooms include:

Breakout room 1 – Finance and Banking:

  • Standard Chartered Bank

Lan Anh Nguyen - COO

Huong Tran - Head of HR

  • PwC

Anh Nguyen - Senior Manager of Human Capital

Breakout room 2 – Computer Science and Information Technology

  • Nashtech

Loan Pham - Chief Technology Officer

  • SCC Vietnam

Nam Nguyen - Technical Operation Manager at SCC

Breakout room 3 – other industries

  • Unilever

Truong Cong Trung - HRBP Manager for HR cum Employer Branding, Learning and Employee Engagement Major Lead

  • Prudential Vietnam Assurance

Vu Nguyen - Head of Organization Development

The event provides an excellent opportunity for UK alumni to talk directly with employers and learn about job opportunities at leading companies in Vietnam.

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