Absolutely Talented : Event Program
Event in French and English
Venue : Mezzanine Amazonia à la Felicita, Station F
Participants: 100 expat partners, 40 companies (CAC 40, PME, TPE and Startups)
9h to 9h15
Welcome and why this event today?
Founder and CEO Absolutely French - Absolutely Talented
9h15 to 10h - Round table
Why are expat partners of interest to recruiters?
Alessandra Barboni - Expat Partner
Engineer Manager Total Corbion
Menushka Van Der Westhuizen - Global Compensation,
Benefits & International Mobility Leader Saint - Gobain
Kerstin Martel - Ph.D candidate
EU #horizon2020 Social Science Researcher,
10h to 12h
Workshops and Meetings with Recruiters
Each workshop will take place 3 times, at 10h, 10h45 and 11h30.
These workshops are interactive and the leader will invit you to participate.
1. 10 cultural differences in interview :
Using theatre games : tips to prepare yourself
By Armelle Perben and François Ledroit, Absolutely French
2. Immigration - Working in France :
Have you ticked the boxes ?
By Fiona Mougenot and Marion Pequignot, Expat partners
3. How to promote the Soft Skills and competencies you are
developing on global assignment to better market and
brand yourself as you job search?
By Tracy Kautzmann, Impact Group
4. Which volunteering to enhance your CV?
Develop new competencies and your network to valorize your CV.
By Marie Nilsson, Absolutely French
5. Working in France :
Which contract suits you the best!
By Judith Korenbajzer et Sandrine Gardel, Opleo Avocats
6. Dare to contact your network or HR
You have seen your dreamed job?
Dare to contact people and show your motivation
to get your interview! Train yourself and develop your boldness on a daily bases
By Sofia Carreras-Pollack, Dare to
During workshops time, there will be opportunities for meetings
between expat partners and companies / startups.