SHE Advance is a mini conference designed to orient SHE alumni and graduating class on a variety of career options and steps required to follow them. The career exposé affords participants the opportunity to explore career profiles that align to their interests, skills and aspirations and gain information on specific courses, and post secondary alternatives to pursue those pathways.
Over 230 students and guests attended the maiden edition of the SHE Advance event in June 2019. The schedule included two very informative plenaries by Mrs. Abimbola Shopeju, Deputy Managing Director, Lumos Nigeria and Mrs Boladele Dapo-Thomas, Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Wealth Creation and Entrepreneurship, who represented Mrs Folashade Jaji, Secretary to the Lagos State Government.
The event also featured five concurrent workshop sessions covering the fields of Biological Sciences, Medicine, Engineering, Information Technology, Financial Services and Law. All workshops were delivered by professionals from leading companies in the respective fields.