Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

We host a number of events for students, staff and the community. Explore our upcoming and past events below.

If you know of an event happening in the Faculty or in one of our Schools and Centres which isn't listed below, please email us at events@eait.uq.edu.au.

  • A great starting point for your career preparation

    10 April 2019 9:00am to 1 May 2019 3:00pm

    The student and graduate market is extremely competitive so make sure you’re prepared. This workshop is the perfect introduction to your career preparation and will ensure you are ready for the student and graduate recruitment process.

  • Resume and cover letter writing workshop

    11 April 2019 9:00am to 2 May 2019 3:00pm

    You never get a second chance at making a first impression and this 100% true when applying for a job. This workshop will show you the formula for the perfect resume and cover letter to make sure you always make the shortlist.

  • LinkedIn workshop

    15 April 2019 4:00pm to 7 May 2019 3:00pm

    If you don’t have a LinkedIn profile, chances are it’s something you’ve been saying you’ll ‘get to’ for a while. Perhaps you haven’t made the start because you are unsure of the benefits of LinkedIn and how they relate to your personal goals?

  • Introductory and advanced interview skills session

    15 April 2019 9:00pm to 8 May 2019 3:00pm

    Prior preparation and interview success go hand in hand. Make sure you arrive confident and prepared to impress.

  • 17 April 2019 9:00am to 22 May 2019 10:00am

    Are you an EAIT international student looking for ways to improve your employability and career planning skills to help you with undergraduate and graduate opportunities? Come along to this workshop with EAIT Student Employability Team and hear more about how you can get career ready!

  • Securing your dream job requires a strategy

    17 April 2019 3:00pm to 9 May 2019 3:00pm

    The hidden job market is real with many jobs in Australia not publicly advertised. So, how do you make sure you are maximising every opportunity? This workshop will show you how to create a comprehensive job search strategy and never sit waiting for the phone to ring again.

  • Continuing Professional Development Course

    29 April 2019 8:00am to 3 May 2019 5:00pm

    The purpose of this course is to provide practising engineers with the specialist knowledge to address the fire safety strategy of buildings and understand the implications of using cladding products capable of supporting external flame spread.

  • Your unique opportunity to meet one on one with top Employers

    30 April 2019 1:00pm to 4:00pm

    If you're looking for a unique opportunity to set yourself apart from the crowd, this is it!

  • Talk with Mark Wakabayashi

    30 April 2019 5:00pm to 8:00pm

    Since graduating from UQ in 2006 with a Bachelor of Information Technology, Mark has worked as a software engineer in seven companies across four countries.

  • Communication

    2 May 2019 4:30pm to 14 May 2019 1:30pm

    Part of the Soft Skills Suite of Programs, this 45 minute interactive and activity-based workshop on Communication is for all Faculty of EAIT students. Understand the importance of communication that is required for the workplace and learn strategies on how you can develop your communication skills.

  • Employer-Led Series

    16 April 2019 12:15pm to 2:00pm

    Join EAIT Student Employability Team to hear from Professionals Australia on understanding employment contracts, researching salaries and negotiation, managing multiple offers and a market update!

  • 16 April 2019 11:30am

    User experience design, or UX, is changing the way we connect with products, services and each other! Experience new ways to interact with digital technology in this rapidly evolving field at The University of Queensland's 2019 Interaction Design Exhibit!

  • Guest Seminar by Professor Renato Macciotta

    12 April 2019 3:30pm

    This lecture presents an overview of sources of uncertainty in rock slope analysis and design, available tools to quantify this uncertainty, and how these need to be considered when selecting acceptability criteria.

  • Employer Panel Evening

    11 April 2019 4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Do you want to connect with a panel of EAIT Employers and Industry Representatives who will share their career journeys, real life experiences, advice and tips to help you as you enter the workplace? The EAIT Student Employability team are hosting our first Employer Led panel for 2019.

  • 11 April 2019 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    You can combine your engineering study with travel with a European Double Degree. Gaining an invaluable global perspective and international industry experience, students will graduate with formal degrees from both UQ and their host university.

  • Networking opportunity

    9 April 2019 5:00pm to 7:00pm

    The event is a MUST for all UQ students of IT, Software Engineering, Computer Science and Data Science who wish to engage with local companies with intern and graduate opportunities. This is your chance to make new contacts and uncover opportunities!

  • Employer Led Series

    9 April 2019 12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Join the EAIT Student Employability team and hear from the Central Careers Team to explore your skills, values and interests and learn how to plan your future career!

  • Presented by the UQ Central Careers Team

    9 April 2019 12:30pm to 1:45pm

    Join the EAIT Student Employability and hear from the Central Careers Team on ‘Targeted Job Search and Putting a Career Plan in Place’.

  • 8 April 2019 2:00pm

    Dr Marianne Foley, Fire Safety Engineer and Australasia Consulting Leader at Arup, will be at The University of Queensland to give a guest lecture.

  • Employer Led Series

    4 April 2019 4:15pm to 6:00pm

    Join the EAIT Student Employability and part-take in the interactive workshop by WSP on an Industry Topic related to their specific industry.

  • Free, public seminar — all welcome. No RSVP required.

    4 April 2019 3:00pm to 4:00pm

    In this talk, the speaker will discuss how this complexity emerges at the edge of chaos.

  • 3 April 2019 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Find out how you can travel overseas as part of your EAIT Faculty UQ program, including the best destinations for your EAIT major.