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Ready to make a difference for Europe? Choose an EU career!

26/04/2023 16:00 - 26/04/2023 18:00
Stockholm (Sweden)

The Swedish Council for Higher Education and European Personnel Selection Office organize an information meeting about EU careers. Students from universities in Stockholm and Uppsala are invited to participate.

If you are in Stockholm on Wednesday 26th April, you are welcome to join the event.

The meeting starts at 16:00 with panel discussion and Q&A session. At 17:00 all participants are welcome to take part in a mingle.

If you wish to take part in the event, please, get in touch via

Address: Stockholm University, Albano campus, house 2, 2nd floor, auditorium 2, Stockholm.

Event language: English.

Registration link  no later than April 20th, 2023.

Participating speakers

 Minna Vuorio, Director of the European Personnel Selection Office and the Principal of the European School of Administration, talks about EU career opportunities and presents new competition model.

 Eino Örnfeldt, Director General for the Swedish Council for Higher Education, talks about how the Council can support Swedish applicants to come one step closer to an EU career.

 Cecilia Thorfinn, Team leader for Communications at the Representation of the European Commission in Sweden, shares her EU career path and talks about how EU Officials make a difference for Europe.

 Adrian Winbladh, EU Careers Student Ambassador for Uppsala University, talks about student ambassador mission and reflects upon opportunities and obstacles Swedish students see with EU careers.

 Elisabeth Geiger Poignant, Stockholm university lector, presents how universities can prepare students for an EU career and help them to become more competitive in the selection process.

Asia Riazantceva, coordinator for EU recruitment, the Swedish Council for Higher Education, moderates the discussion.

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