ONE DAY SEMINAR “SEIZING CAREER AND STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES WITH FOREIGN LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY”
WEDNESDAY 3 AUGUST 2022, UPT Vocational & Certification in collaboration with IRO Universitas Muhammadiyah Gresik held a seminar with the theme "SEIZING CAREER AND STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES WITH FOREIGN LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY" and a resource person from the Australian Consul-General in Surabaya, namely miss Fiona Hoggart
This activity was guided by Ilham Arifin Phalawan, S.T.M.Sc. ( MC ) and Yanuar Pandu Negoro S.T.M.Log.SCM ( Moderator ) . The series of events were Singing the anthem Indonesia Raya and Mars Muhammadiyah , followed by remarks and materials , and ended with a question and answer session and a group photo .
The First Speech by the Head of the Vocational & Certification UPT, namely Dr. Moh. Agung Surianto, SE. , MSM . He expressed hope that with this seminar activity it would continue and could also bring in speakers from abroad in the next activity . So they can share any information related to education, work, etc.
The second speech and opening a one day seminar activity by the Chancellor of UMG, namely Dr. Eko Budi Leksono S.T.M.T.IPM. during his speech he said that this activity was in line with the Muhammadiyah movement, namely the progressive movement. Can compete internationally , by taking advantage of opportunities to study abroad .
The first material was delivered by Paulina S.Pd.M.Pd. as Head of IRO UMG . at the time of delivery of the material there were several issues regarding international education. international implementation spread across several countries namely Asia , US , Europe , and Africa and made friends internationally . and before continuing the international class IRO conducted coaching to better prepare for the international class.
The second material was delivered by Fiona Hoggart Australian Consul-General in Surabaya. He explained the importance of studying foreign languages â€‹â€‹, especially English as an international language for career development abroad and also for studying abroad . In this activity, he hopes that the information provided can be used as a motivation to improve the quality of foreign languages â€‹â€‹and be able to take international classes.