AlgomaU Computer Science alumnus Connor Flood will be kicking off the year with a talk on important technical skills, co-op/internships, side projects, grad school, preparing for interviews, industry life, and strategies for success in the tech world.
Connor Flood graduated from Algoma University in 2015 with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Computer Science before pursuing a Master of Mathematics at the University of Waterloo. While at Algoma, Connor designed and implemente...d a program to perform mathematical proofs using the principle of mathematical induction which landed him an internship at Wolfram Alpha. After imparting his wisdom on us, Connor is off to California where he will be working at Facebook.
Join us at 7pm on Tuesday, September 5th in the Speakeasy at Algoma University. Doors open at 6:30pm -- setup help is appreciated! The event will wrap up sometime between 8:00 and 8:30pm.
Free pizza and refreshments will be provided.
We have some ACSC shirts that will be available for purchase at the event for $15.
The university is located at 1520 Queen St. East in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. From there, find the Speakeasy on the campus map: https://www.algomau.ca/admissions/visit/campus-map/
Parking is available on campus with a $5 park fee upon exit. You can also arrive by bus: R/S from the Dennis St. Terminal downtown or SC/AU from Sault College. For full bus routes and schedules, visit: http://saultstemarie.ca/…/Tra…/Bus-Routes-and-Schedules.aspx
Can't make it? We'll be streaming the talk live at https://acsc.io/videos.html -- join us online at 7pm Eastern or watch an archived copy later on the same page.