Career Day Saturday, October 17th, 2015

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Career Day Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Career Day Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Guest Speakers, Break-out discussions, and workshops on career options for students and young professionals with an interest in or experience with Japanese language and culture.


Keynote Speaker: Sayli Khadilkar, Former Project Management Coordinator at Toyota
Sayli Khadilkar is a Project Management Coordinator with Japanese language expertise. Ms. Khadilkar has over 14 years’ experience working with Japanese firms, most recently with Toyota Boshoku, a Toyota parts manufacturer in Indiana; doing interpretation, translation and project management. She will talk about learning the Japanese language, living in Japan and then working with Japanese companies outside of Japan (US and India). She will highlight the benefits of knowing Japanese culture and language to be successful in a business environment. She will also highlight the three key aspects of work that she has learned in her career: namely “hansei”, “shigoto” and the five “土 ” words (seiri, seiton, seiso, seiketsu and shitsuke)

Guest Speaker: Marc Christopherson
Smiths Medical, Senior Global HR Business Partner -Vice President

Mario Acito: JETAAMN Representative
Mario is a Saint Paul native and participated on JET in Kyotango City, Kyoto Prefecture. He now works technical communications for Boston Scientific. He is a lover of all things Japanese and strives to bring the things he loves about Japan back home.


Saturday, October 17th Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Macalester College
1600 Grand Ave, St. Paul
Kagin Commons, Alexander Hill Ballroom

Resumé one-on-one counseling: (Please bring the following)
-Job description of the resume you are writing for

Resume counseling is first come first serve basis
Breakout Small Group Sessions with JET Alumni and Japan Related Professionals


Career Day Tickets:

$8 JASM Members
$10 JASM Non-Member

Career Day

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JASM Professional Group

After the Career Day Event, please join us at the JASM professionals Group to further build your business network with the people you’ve met through the career day program.

Saturday, October 17th
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Saji-Ya Restaurant
695 Grand Ave, St. Paul, 55105 Saji Ya Logo


JASM Professional Group Tickets:

Free JASM Members
$5 JASM Non-Member

JASM Professional Group

We would like to know how many of you are attending, please fill this form to let us know you are attending.