november, 2021

22nov4:30 pm5:30 pmVirtual EventCovid and Regional Graduate Employment Webinar4:30 pm - 5:30 pm AEST


Event Details

The Country Universities Centre and Swinburne University of Technology invite you to an expert panel discussion about the effects of Covid on employment for regional graduates. Hear from employers and the Regional Australia Institute about where the jobs are and what they look like. The panel will discuss strategies for supporting regional student employability. Participants are encouraged to share thoughts, questions and explore options.

David Eckstein: Career Consultant (Access & Equity) the Swinburne University of Technology-Equity Fellow, National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education (NCSEHE) will be moderating our expert panel:

  • Dr Kim Houghton: Chief Economist, Regional Australia Institute
  • Mr Rick Boffa: Senior Program Manager, Disability Employment Services, Jobs Victoria, Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions
  • Cr Brett Tessari: Mayor, Bass Coast Shire Council
  • Mr Michael Williams: Director, Regional Development Australia Far West

This event for all those interested in regional graduate employment:

  • Regional students
  • Regional University Centres
  • Country Universities Centres
  • Universities
  • Regional employers
Date and Time
  • Monday, 22 November 2021, 4:30 PM AEST
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(Monday) 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm AEST