IEEE 7th World Forum on Internet of Things
14 June-31 July 2021 // New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Young Professionals

Career Growth: Resilience in Times of Change


Scope of Workshop

  • Managing career is vital whether the attendee is just entering the market place or already has a career.
  • An essential element of career management is structured career planning.
  • The workshop aims to ready WFIoT 2021 attendees and university students to connect with the 21st century mind set and equip them with tools to secure a career in their respective fields.
  • The workshop will consist of 2 sessions focused on specific assets and skills required for competent and confident job applicants. It makes them aware of their strengths and weaknesses and the skills and knowledge that are required to achieve their goals in future.

Workshop High-level Objectives

  1. Introduction- Raise the awareness
  2. Networking, rebranding, and marketing plan
  3. Resume and cover letter
  4. career growth
  5. Effective Writing and Communication

Who Should Attend

  1. Universities students (undergrad, graduate, Internship)
  2. WFIoT 2021 Attendees
  3. Young Professionals
  4. Professionals looking to change career

What You Will Learn?

Upon successful completion of this workshop, attendees will learn:

  1. How to rebrand yourself
  2. Marketing your brand
  3. How to create ATS compliant resume
  4. How to Network effectively
  5. Effective Writing and Communication



Abdelhamid Moursy, PhD, SM-IEEE 

Dr. Moursy has extensive experience and successful record of accomplishment in wireless networks engineering and program management. He is very active in the area of career management and networking.



Magi Agrama, Career Growth Mentor

Mrs. Magi is a Career Growth Mentor. She is a life-long learner with an Engineering background. With +15yrs industry experience, she has come to embrace the power of leveraging how she thinks to grow her career and help others along the way — what she now views as differentiators.




Kalim Saiyed, International Career Management Consultant, President, Kalsai Group LLC

Mr.Kalim is an international career management professional and coach. He has extensive global experience in diverse industries such as Automotive, Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Marine and consumer products and serves as a Board member for two non- profit organizations making a difference in peoples’ lives.