International Job Fair in Beijing | September 11
Looking for a job in China? Chinese AND non-Chinese are welcome to register and attend the 2021 HICOOL x BeHive International Job Fair on September 11!
In this offline job fair in Beijing, you will get the opportunity to:
– Meet face to face with recruiters and HR managers from multiple companies hiring international AND local talent.
– Participate in the HICOOL Global Entrepreneur Summit and be inspired by industry leaders from companies such as Meituan, JD.com, Xiaomi, Merck, Baidu, and more.
– Attend practical workshops on CV-writing, interview skills and more topics that can help you get closer to securing your next job:
11 am – 12 pm: Meet the Leader: Thriving in International Organisations, with Victoria Khu and David Scott Aikman (fireside chat)
12 – 1 pm: Getting a Visa & Starting a Company in China: A to Z, with Linda Zhang (seminar)
1 – 2 pm: How to Craft a Winning CV, with Xenia Otmakhova (workshop)
2 – 3 pm: How to Nail your Job Interview, with Costas Georgiou (workshop)
3 – 4 pm: How to Create Opportunities in China, with Angela Zhang, Jonas Wolf, Miatta Momoh and Wahed Ahmadzai (panel discussion)
Have you updated your CV yet? What are you waiting for? Polish your CV, print it out and bring it with you at the venue!
Let’s take the next step in our career journey together!
Angela Zhang 张程程Co-Founder of the LATAM CHINA TECH and CSR at BeHive
张程程 Angela Zhang is the cofounder of LATAM CHINA TECH. She leverages the knowledge of community building and communication to promote connectivity between China and Latin America through tech and innovation.
Angela contributes to grassroots entrepreneurship by organizing and facilitating startup weekend events. She also empowers students from underprivileged backgrounds as the social impact program lead of BeHive.
Costas GeorgiouMBA Scholar, Cofounder at BeHive, Legal Counsel
Costas read Law at The University of Manchester and has been working as a Legal Counsel in Beijing for 2,5 years. He co-founded BeHive, an organization that helps university students and young professionals develop transferable career skills through experiential workshops. He is currently enrolled in the UCL Peking University MBA and has been awarded multiple scholarships for his community contribution. In his spare time Costas exercises his positive influence by sharing weekly YouTube videos about lessons learned in China.
David Scott AIKMANFormer Chief Representative of World Economic Forum, Greater China
David is a proven authority in creating sustainable, innovative partnerships between companies and non-profit organisations, that create value on a global scale. Over the last 25 years, working for the Olympic Movement and the World Economic Forum, David has created, curated, and led communities that have changed the world for the better. David raises funds, turns around teams, and helps organisations with their strategic business development, coaching leaders and their teams to peak performance. Most recently as the Chief Representative of the World Economic Forum in Beijing, he specialised in building empathetic bridges between China and the global business community. This track record has created a global network of deep and trusted relationships with governments, NGOs, global CEOs, and future global leaders from all walks of life.
Jonas Wolf 郎伟 Founder, LeaDAOship Chief Hackathon Officer, Founders Lair Forbes 30 under 30 创始人，LeaDAOship 首席黑客马拉松官，Founders Lair 福布斯 30 under 30榜Jonas Wolf 郎伟Founder, LeaDAOship Chief Hackathon Officer, Founders Lair Forbes 30 under 30 创始人，LeaDAOship 首席黑客马拉松官，Founders Lair 福布斯 30 under 30榜
Jonas Wolf 郎伟 is a Forbes 30 under 30 Social Entrepreneur and a World Economic Forum Global Shaper with a track record of transforming lives by inspiring and empowering people, driving change, growth, and getting results for individuals, startups, and corporations alike. Jonas hosted more than 40 hackathons all over APAC.
Today, Jonas accelerates the GROWTH of companies and individuals across APAC. He founded LeaDAOship with the mission to grow entrepreneurial leaders through transformational trainings and events.
Linda ZhangCo-founder at Foundease
Zhang Lin (Linda) holds a Bachelor of Law from the University of Jilin Law School and a Master of Law from the University of Sydney, Australia. With more than 10 years of legal and business management experience, she served as a startup mentor at Peking University and delivered legal counsel services to EF (Education First), 99bill.com, and other well-known enterprises. Linda focuses on the field of financial and tax risk control and offers strategic financial and legal consulting to both loval and international companies
Miatta Momoh Co-founder & Business Development Manager at Kente & Silk, Co-founder at Women in Media ChinaMiatta MomohCo-founder & Business Development Manager at Kente & Silk, Co-founder at Women in Media China
Born to a family of Sierra Leonean creators and innovators, Miatta Momoh is the co-founder of Kente & Silk (www.kenteandsilk.com) with over 10 years of business experience in advertising operations, client services, event management, publishing, print & online marketing across the US, UK, Africa and APAC. As an MBA graduate, from one of the world’s leading business schools – Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management, she uses clear business objectives, data-driven insights, and strong personable skills to bridge gaps in Africa-China relations. As well as driving business partnerships for Kente & Silk, she has also managed business development and marketing for other start-ups and large enterprises, like developing cross-cultural business opportunities and content strategies for iQiyi.com and JD.COM.
Victoria KhuCo-Founder at SCOLAR Network
Victoria Khu is a Russian-born Chinese, Co-founder and President of SCOLAR Network (2017), a platform missioned to connect young leaders from the SCO and Eurasia region. Victoria is an adjunct lecturer at Tsinghua University, teaching English confidence workshops. She is also a TEDx speaker, curator (2022) of the WEF’s Global Shapers Beijing II Hub, first cohort fellow of Tencent THINC Fellowship (2020), co-founder of Russian Student Association in China (2015), and board member of Tsinghua SABRI Student Association. Victoria has received MA from Tsinghua University in Journalism and Communication.
胡凤兰Victoria Khu，俄罗斯第三代华裔，清华大学新闻传播学院硕士毕业生。她于2017年联合创办上合国家青年平台SCOLAR Network，聚集了来自21个上合组织国家的青年领袖。她是清华大学英文自信表达工作坊讲师。胡凤兰也是TEDx演讲者、达沃斯世界经济论坛全球杰出青年北京社区执委（2022）、在华俄罗斯留学生协会联合创始人（2015）、腾讯THINC Fellowship全球青年领袖社群第一届成员（2020）及清华大学学生一带一路研究协会理事成员。
Wahed Ahmadzai 马赫Founder at NHUB, Managing Director at Alumni Talent Alliance
Wahed is a serial entrepreneur and community builder based in Beijing, with years of extensive experience in startup management, HR, and communication. He’s the founder of NHUB, one of the first foreign enterprises registered in Beijing Chaoyang Free Trade Zone, and the secretary-general of Alumni Talent Alliance, non-profit entrepreneurship and career guidance service platform for international talents. Wahed is also the Phoenix Youth Ambassador for Chaoyang district, Vice Secretary General of UIBE International Alumni Alliance, and a veteran of the Beijing startup ecosystem, advising local governments on policy, ecosystem management, and how to build inclusive and supportive platforms for talents. So far, Wahed has helped more than 300 international talents find jobs, and helped 20+ talents start their entrepreneurship journey.
Xenia OtmakhovaPR and Marketing Director, Ballistic Architecture Machine, Schwarzman Scholar
Xenia Otmakhova is a Schwarzman Scholar with a master’s degree in Global Affairs from Tsinghua University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Architecture and a master’s degree in Urbanism from Delft University of Technology. Today Xenia works as PR and Marketing Director at an award-winning design studio Ballistic Architecture Machine based in Beijing and Shanghai. Xenia is passionate about personal development and cross-cultural communication and has rich experience mentoring students and peers throughout college and job application processes.