YP Newsletter - January 2015

February 02, 2015

In this Issue:

  • IAM-YP Management Board
  • IAM-YP Survey Results
  • Young Movers Conference 2015
  • Network with Mentor Match
  • Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship

IAM-YP Management Board

IAM-YP Chair, Catherina Stier is pleased to announce the IAM-YP Management Board Appointees. Below is the list of the people who were chosen to serve on the Management Board in 2015:

Mr. Joshua Prior - Africa
Mr. Brian Goldstein - East and Southeast Asia
Mr. Ben Scheiner- Europe
Mr. Daniel Rodrigues - Latin America and Caribbean
Mr. Elad O Gur-Arie - Middle East and Near Asia
Ms. Sheena Kiser - North America
Ms. Julia Paiva - Oceania
Mr. Francesco Argirò - Member-At-Large
Ms. Angels Gallardo - Member-At-Large

We want to thank all of you for volunteering your time to help make the IAM-YP even more successful.

IAM-YP Survey Results
The Association would like to thank you all for your participation in the IAM-YP End of Year Survey. You all provided some great feedback, which we intend to use to improve the YP program. The results are available for review in the above link.
Young Movers Conference 2015

IAM is proud to help sponsor the Young Movers Conference for the sixth consecutive year. The Young Movers Conference, which will be held on April 16 -19, 2015 in Sofia, Bulgaria, provides excellent networking and professional development opportunities each year and we feel it is a very valuable event for any young professional in our industry.

Visit www.youngmovers.eu for further information and to register for the Young Movers Conference 2015.

Registration is open; early bird rate ends Feb. 15. IAM is proud to be a sponsor of the Young Movers Conference for the 6th consecutive year.
Network with Mentor Match

Mentor Match, IAM's online networking and career development tool, helps employees of all ages and at all levels grow professionally through mentoring relationships with other IAM members. Visit the IAM Social Cafe and get started by enrolling as a Mentor or a Protégé.

Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship

We are now accepting applications for the Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Fund (AFWSF). Each year,  up to 10 $5,000 scholarships are awarded to assist the employees of IAM member companies and their dependents with college tuition. 

The scholarship is open to international and domestic applicants. Deadline is May 1st. Eligibility requirements and an application for the Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship can be found on the program's website.

FIDI for Charity

FIDI Charity is fundraising to help to build a school in Johannesburg. The project aims to help children in Bertrams, a suburb of Johannesburg, access education and have a decent start in life.

Donations will help improve the wellbeing of the school children, better the teaching equipment and finance the school's expansion. Learn more about FIDI's Charity project.