As the extension of the Industry Career Transition Training (iCTT) Program, we are bringing a series of panel discussions for everyone in STEM on various career development and career transition-related topics. In this panel discussion, we have invited multiple guests on the topic “Immigration Planning for Industry Job Transition”. We aim to discuss and resolve various myths around networking & personal branding for industry transitions.
👉 What are the different visa options for industry transition?
👉 How one can build their profile during Ph.D. or postdoc tenure for industry visa application?
👉 Application process & minimum criteria for O1 visa application
👉 How to discuss visa sponsorship with potential industry employers?
👉 O1 visa application drafting and timelines?
1) Erik Finch: Director, Immigration Strategy (Former USCIS Officer, U.S Department of State)
2) Brendan Delaney, JD Law: Immigration Attorney, Frank & Delaney Immigration Law, LLC
3) Sina Safayi, DVM, PhD: Assist. Prof., Director, Career Development and Industry Outreach
4) Pawan Upadhyay, PhD: Successful Applicant, Scientist, illumina, Founder, iSTEMCare
This event is organized by iSTEMCare, a global STEM-Career-Navigation support network as part of the Industry Transition Training (iCTT) Program and is open to everyone.
When & Where?:
Date & Time: 30th April (Sat), 2022 at 8:30PM IST (8AM PDT)