School of Chemical Engineering

CHEM Career Forum

CHEM Career Forum is an annual career and recruitment event for students and employers in the field of chemical engineering. Welcome to the next CHEM Career Forum at Dipoli on Monday 16 December 2019 at 12:00!
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Employers, come and meet your future employees!

CHEM Career Forum gives you a chance to meet the school’s young talents and tell them about career opportunities in your company. This event is an excellent forum to start looking for summer job applicants. At the same time you can network with the school's professors, researchers and management.

The event is free of charge. Use the opportunity and sign up your company by filling in the registration form. Registration closes on 22nd of November 2019.

Students, come and meet your future employers!

We recommend that students start looking for employment options from the very start of their studies. Planning your career path requires getting information, mapping out opportunities and networking.

CHEM Career Forum opens doors to summer jobs and internships. At the event, you can talk to representatives of employers in all fields related to chemical technology at the employers' own stands. Introduce yourself, talk about the things that interest you and ask about the company.

The programme also features panel discussions on future working-life themes as well as Job Hunting Clinic provided by employers.

Sign up here. Registration closes on Thursday, 12th of December 2019.

You can find chemical technology jobs also on Aalto CareerWeb.


Dipoli, Otakaari 24, Otaniemi

12:00 Opening speech, Tapani Vuorinen, Vice Dean, School of Chemical Engineering

12:15 Why is it important to gain work experience during studies?  Jari Jokinen, CEO, TEK

12:30 Panel discussion: Future Work Skills

What kind of skills will be in demand in the years to come? How should you prepare for the creation of a more sustainable future? What about global challenges – what is the role of chemical engineering in tackling global issues? Come and find out what our panelists think & ask your own questions.

  • Mari Granström, Chief Science Activist, Origin by Ocean
  • Jari Jokinen, CEO, TEK
  • Jenny Müller-Wahlman, Director, Innovation and R&D, Stora Enso
  • Michael Saulny, Project Manager, R&D in Recycling and Waste Solutions, Fortum

13:15 - 15:30 Explore the employers' stands and freshmens' posters (Coffee, tea and fruits served)

15:30 - 16:30 Job Hunting Clinic for Aalto students (registration in advance required)

Sign up for a Job Hunting Clinic Session

Job Hunting Clinic with company advisors (for Aalto students)

Use this excellent opportunity to receive comments on your CV, cover letter or LinkedIn profile from company HR professionals! 

Bring a hard copy of your CV with you. You have a 20 minute appointment with a company representative - use this opportunity well. You can ask comments on your CV and other job hunting documents, discuss the best ways to contact employers, or whatever you have in mind regarding job search. Think beforehand what are the questions you want to ask.

The registration for Job Hunting Clinic is open, students can find the link in Aalto CareerWeb. You can only book one time slot.

Tips for Career Forum visitors

Even with a little preparation you'll get more from the Career Forum. Read here tips from Aalto Talent Expo for a successful recruiting event!

Exhibitors 2019

Please note that photos and /or other media will be taken during the event. You can review Aalto University's privacy notice here.


Susanna Saarinen
Career Services, Aalto University
[email protected]
tel. +358 50 381 6398

Susanna Ritala
Alumni Relations, Aalto University
[email protected]
tel. +358 50 547 2168

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