SET Employability Conference

WhenWed 31 Jan 2018

WhereRoom 101, Abel Smith Lecture Theatre (#23)

Boost your employability & learn new skills by attending this one-day intensive conference held during the holidays!

This free event is exclusively available to students and recent graduates of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law (BEL). Complimentary morning tea and lunch will be provided.

What you'll learn

Our team of employability specialists have extensive industry backgrounds and networks. They’ll share their knowledge and insights on how to prepare your employability skills! You’ll also have the opportunity to hear from renowned guest presenters.


  • Motivational speaker

    Trent Dean, Royal Flying Doctor Service Queensland

  • Future of work

    Alicia O’Donoghue, EY

  • ‘Tips & Tricks’ – for vacation programs, clerkships and graduate positions

    Employers panel: PwC, EY, KPMG, Deloitte, BDO and Herbert Smith Freehills

  • Accessing the ‘hidden market’

    Alternative route to graduate success

Conference schedule


Registration and free VIP access to our professional photographer – get your LinkedIn profile photo!


Conference starts


Complimentary lunch


Conference ends

Before the conference

Before the conference you should complete our free online course edX - Unlocking your Employability MOOC (not essential but recommended).

This event will be photographed and filmed. Images and footage may be used in UQ advertising and promotional materials (hard and soft copy) and on social media. If you do not want your photo taken or to be filmed, please see the UQ events staff and let them know you do not give your authorisation.