Surviving Co-op

Waterloo, Waterloo

Conestoga College, Waterloo Campus - Waterloo, Canada

Join this virtual event to learn more about best practices for your first (or subsequent) co-op term!

Oct 16, 2023, 11:00 PM – Oct 17, 2023, 12:00 AM

56 RSVP'd


Key Themes

Career Development

About this event

This virtual workshop focuses on how to succeed during your co-op term. GDSC executives will share their own experiences. Learn how software companies typically work, what your typical day might look like, and best practices when it comes to working with others!

Below is the full agenda for the workshop:

* Introduction

* How do (software-based) companies work?

* What is a typical day in co-op?

* Project management

* Communication

* Asking for help

* Teamwork

* Being visible


  • Emil Harvey

    GDSC at Conestoga


  • Maísa Wolff Resplande

    GDSC Lead

  • Gavin Abeele

    Vice Lead

  • Oleksandr Levinskyi


  • Emil Harvey

    Executive Lead

  • Cyril Kamal

    Executive Lead

  • Sanjay Sekar Samuel

    Executive Lead

  • Oscar Pinzon

    Executive Lead

  • Jun Cai

    Executive Lead

  • Ryan Dooley

    Executive Lead

  • Anish Reddy

    Executive Lead

  • Owen Garland

    Executive Lead

  • Michelle Gordon

    Executive Lead

  • Aniedi Udo-Obong

    Regional Leader

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