Congratulations on your recent voyage abroad! We know you are excited and brimming with stories of your experiences abroad and insights into your host country’s culture. Might you be looking for a captive audience with whom to share those experiences, or are you seeking new ways to study, travel, or work abroad again? If so, then we invite you to attend the Lessons From Abroad SF Bay Area Returnee Conference on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Skyline College.
*** ANNOUNCEMENT: AS OF 10/18, THE 2017 SF BAY AREA LFA CONFERENCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO 11/11 DUE TO WILDFIRES IN THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA REGION ***
All participants affected by the fires will receive free registration – use promo code “FRESHERAIR” when registering. We apologize for any inconvenience that this postponement may cause and hope that you are able to attend the event on Saturday, November 11. Please help us spread the word to study abroad alumni and students interested in international education opportunities. Please contact us at sfbayarea@
Conference attendees will:
This is a professional career development conference for study abroad alumni. Please come in professional, business attire.
Be sure to bring at least one copy of your current resume to meet with our professional resume reviewers who will give you one-on-one feedback from the perspective of a recruiter in the field. Bring multiple copies of your resume if you are interested in distributing them to the professionals you meet throughout the day.
If you do not already have a LinkedIn profile, we encourage you to create one and begin completing it with your experiences before the conference. This will help prepare you for the Rock Your LinkedIn Profile session. Attendees are highly encouraged to bring a laptop or other device to be able to take full advantage of the LinkedIn session. Please visit: https://www.linkedin.com/ to begin building your profile.
Registration & Schedule:
*NEW!* Click here to see the 2017 Press Release for the LFA SF Bay Area Conference! Details about registration, the keynote speaker, and the scheduled sessions can be found there.
Directions & Parking:
The Fall 2017 Conference will be hosted at Skyline College in San Bruno, CA in Building 6. For directions, please visit: http://www.skylinecollege.edu/maps/….
Parking is FREE at Skyline College (no permit required) for conference attendees, volunteers, presenters and exhibitors/sponsors.
We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Lessons From Abroad SF Bay Area Planning Committee
Past LFA SF Bay Area Conferences
02/2008, University of California – Berkeley (inaugural LFA conference)
02/2009, University of San Francisco
02/2010, St. Mary’s College of Moraga
02/2011, City College of San Francisco
03/2012, San Francisco State University
10/2012, San Francisco State University
04/12/2014, City College of San Francisco
03/21/2015, Monterey Institute of International Studies
04/02/2016, Skyline College