Industry Exploration

Industry Exploration connects you with the companies and professionals in your field of interest to give you a better understanding of your professional opportunities, help you make informed choices about future career options, and provide you the tools you will need to be successful as you enter the job market.  View our upcoming and previous Industry Exploration events below!

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Upcoming Industry Exploration Events

 

bold iq - March 29, 2017

Join WSOS for an inside look at Bellevue-based BoldIQ! Attendees will have the opportunity to see the BoldIQ platform in action and hear from key team members about their career paths.  

Scholars in Computer Science & Engineering, Physics, and Mathematics related majors are highly encouraged to register.

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Pacific Medical Centers - Job Shadow - Various

Pacific Medical Centers is a multi-specialty medical group with ten clinics in the Puget Sound area. Their network is one of the largest throughout the Puget Sound and offers patients more than 160 providers for primary and specialty care.

Scholars in Pre-Medicine and Health Care majors are encouraged to register.

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Previous Industry Exploration Events

 

Itron - postponed

Itron is a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water. Itron's broad product portfolio includes electricity, gas, water and thermal energy measurement devices and control technology; communications systems; software; as well as managed and consulting services.

Scholars in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and related majors are encouraged to register. 

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infectious disease research institute (IDRI) - Feb 16, 2017

Join WSOS for an inside look at IDRI’s state-of-the-art facility in South Lake Union! This event will include a lab tour and informational interviews with key hiring managers. IDRI is currently seeking interns to work with their drug discovery, vaccine development, and formulations programs. 

Sophomores and juniors in Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, and Biology-related majors, particularly Molecular Biology and Microbiology, are highly encouraged to register.

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etailz - pOSTPONED

etailz is the premier online marketplace expert partnering with manufacturers and distributors to optimize their brands on Amazon, eBay, Walmart, and Jet. With the use of their proprietary software and ecommerce insight, etailz advances companies online while protecting their vision, positioning their products, and promoting their brands. 

Scholars in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Mathematics, and related majors are encouraged to register. 

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MCKINSTRY - FEBRUARY 15, 2017

McKinstry is a full-service, design-build firm that specializes in consulting, construction, energy, and facility services. Attendees will benefit from an inside look at McKinstry and informational interviews with internship hiring managers. This is your chance to learn about a company that repeatedly lands on Best Places to Work lists and get a leg up in your summer internship search!

Sophomores and juniors in Construction, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering related majors are highly encouraged to register for the event. 

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SEattle Science Foundation - Health Care Symposium & Hands-On Lab Experience - February 7, 2017

Seattle Science Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the quality of patient care through education, research, innovation and technology.

Seattle Science Foundation is inviting Scholars to attend its Health Care Symposium & Hands-On Lab Experience event! This all-day event includes presentations by a diverse mix of health care professionals in a variety of fields as well as a hands-on lab experience with Dr. R. Shane Tubbs.

Scholars in Pre-Med, Nursing, and Pharma majors are highly encouraged to register.

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Apptio - January 24, 2017

Apptio is the leading provider of cloud-based TBM software for managing the business of IT. We believe that those who challenge convention, are energized by big ideas and fearlessly tackle tough challenges will change the world of IT from the inside out. We're among the nation's fastest-growing, disruptive enterprise software companies.

Scholars in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and related majors are highly encouraged to register. 

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SEattle Science Foundation - Lunch & Learn - Various

Seattle Science Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the quality of patient care through education, research, innovation and technology.

Seattle Science Foundation is inviting Scholars to attend its Lunch & Learn series! These two-hour lunch events take place monthly and feature some of the most prominent leaders in the Neurological and Clinical Sciences.

Scholars in Pre-Med, Nursing, and Pharma majors are highly encouraged to register.

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SEattle Science Foundation - Continuing Medical Education and Cadaver Labs - Various

Seattle Science Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the quality of patient care through education, research, innovation and technology.

Seattle Science Foundation is known for hosting world-class medical education courses and hands-on cadaver labs. This will be ongoing event where you can gain real experience through SSF Faculty lectures, group demonstrations, and cadaver labs observations. These interactive sessions will cover a wide range of topics.

Scholars in Pre-Med, Nursing, and Pharma majors are highly encouraged to register.

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St. Luke's Rehabilitation Institute - November 18, 2016

St. Luke's specializes in comprehensive inpatient and outpatient therapy sessions for children and adults and provide rehabilitation treatment for stroke, spinal cord injuries, orthopedic issues and brain injuries.

Scholars in Computer & Information Science, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Nursing, Exercise Physiology, Biological and BioMedical Sciences, Physician Assistant and Physiology majors are highly encouraged to register.

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WSU Bread Lab - POSTPONED

The WSU Bread Lab is an integral part of the Washington State University Plant Breeding Program in Burlington, Washington. The lab researches thousands of types of wheat, barley, buckwheat and other small grains to identify lines that perform well in the field for farmers, and that are most suitable for craft baking, cooking, malting, brewing, and distilling. 

Scholars in Agriculture, Chemistry, Environmental Science, and Health Care majors are highly encouraged to register.

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Adaptive Biotechnologies - November 10, 2016

Adaptive Biotechnologies is the pioneer and leader in combining high-throughput sequencing and expert bioinformatics to profile T-cell and B-cell receptors. They empower revolutionary insights into the adaptive immune system that will change the course of medicine.

Scholars in Immunology, BioTech, Bioinformatics, Physics, Pre-Medical, Pharmaceutical, Math, Technology, and Engineering majors are highly encouraged to register.

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Avista Corp - October 19, 2016

Avista Corp. is an energy company involved in the production, transmission and distribution of energy as well as other energy-related businesses. Since 1889, Avista Utilities has provided reliable and safe energy services to customers in eastern Washington, northern Idaho and parts of southern and eastern Oregon. 

Scholars in Computer Science, Nursing, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Engineering Technologies, Financial Mathematics, and Accounting are highly encouraged to apply!

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PACCAR - Kenworth Trucking - October 12, 2016

PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks. Kenworth is utilizes leading-edge technology, production and logistics systems to build quality trucks for highway and vocational applications.

Scholars in Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering, and Electrical Engineering majors are highly encouraged to register.

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King County Water and Land Division - Science Section Job Shadow - Various

The Science Section, composed of scientists with a wide variety of backgrounds in applied work, is renowned for using its scientific knowledge to support King County's environmental programs. Employees in the Science section are now inviting WSOS Scholars on job shadows. This is your chance to shadow a natural resource scientist in the field! 

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Stemilt Growers - July 7, 2016

Based in Wenatchee, Stemilt Growers is a leading tree fruit company that grows, packs, ships, and markets fresh apples, pears, cherries, peaches, nectarines and apricots to stores worldwide. They are proud to be a leading organic fruit supplier and the largest sweet cherry shipper in the nation.

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King County Water and Land Division - Science Section - June 29, 2016

The Science Section, composed of scientists with a wide variety of backgrounds in applied work, is renowned for using its scientific knowledge to support King County's environmental programs. Collecting and interpreting gathered data, the Science Section supports a variety of areas including land use, habitat management, wastewater treatment, salmon and biodiversity, water resource, and surface water management. 

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TUNE - May 11, 2016

The TUNE® Marketing Console unifies measurement across user acquisition, discovery, retention, and engagement. Mobile marketers trust TUNE every day to easily find actionable insights and streamline their workflow, helping them focus on driving results.

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Center for Infectious Disease Research - April 19, 2016

The Center for Infectious Disease Research is the largest independent, non-profit organization in the U.S. focused solely on infectious disease research. Their mission is to make transformative scientific advancements that lead to the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases. 

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Atlas Informatics - April 19, 2016

Atlas Informatics is the first spin out from the Ivy Softworks Innovation Studio. Coming in 2016, its first product Atlas Recall, is a personal search engine with you at the center. Atlas lets you seamlessly rediscover any content you’ve seen across all of your devices, giving you centralized control over your scattered data.

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Blue Origin - March 31, 2016

Blue Origin is a private company developing vehicles and technologies to enable commercial human space transportation. Blue Origin has a long-term vision of greatly increasing the number of people that fly into space so that we humans can better continue exploring the solar system.

 

     

 

Expedia - March 30, 2016

Expedia is one of the world’s leading full-service online travel brands helping travelers easily plan and book travel with the widest selection of vacation packages, flights, hotels, rental cars, cruises and in-destination activities, attractions, and services.

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Helix Biomedix - February 18, 2016

Helix BioMedix is a Bothell-based dermatology biotech company that develops leading-edge advanced bioactive peptides. With more than 20 years of research and development, Helix BioMedix has discovered and patented hundreds of thousands of peptide sequences.  

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Intellectual Ventures - December 17, 2015

Intellectual Ventures Laboratory discovers, invents, and develops advanced technology solutions in a wide variety of fields. IV focuses on the very beginning stages of invention, validating a concept and refining the technology to demonstrate its potential for commercial or humanitarian use.

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Pariveda Solutions

 

PariveDa Solutions - November 5, 2015

Pariveda Solutions, Inc., is an information technology (IT) consulting company, providing strategic consulting services and technical solutions to clients around the world. Its strategic consulting services include: information systems (IS) strategy, business systems planning, systems implementation, and program management; and technology solutions, systems integration, business intelligence, application development, mobility, customer relationship management and more.

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Zoo

 

Woodland Park Zoo - October 17, 2015

Expedia is one of the world’s leading full-service online travel brands helping travelers easily plan and book travel with the widest selection of vacation packages, flights, hotels, rental cars, cruises and in-destination activities, attractions, and services.

 

     

 

CoMotion® - July 16, 2015

CoMotion® is the collaborative hub for expanding the societal impact of the UW community, delivering the tools and connections that UW researchers and students need to accelerate the impact of their innovations.

 

     

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