The First Career Design Conference for Students in Manila

May 26-28, 2017

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Know Yourself.
Build Yourself.
Pitch Yourself.

The ASES Bootcamp for Career Design is an all-new, three-day Career Design Camp that aims to develop college students to be the best businessmen, designers, and coders of the future.

There will be specialized sessions and workshops given by industry experts, startup founders, and self-development hackers, with a competition on the third day to culminate the event.

The Program

Day 1: Know Yourself

May 26, 2017
Launchgarage Innovation Hub

Self-development talks and workshops by prominent individuals will be held. At the end of the day, the participants will design the life they want for themselves and create their own life trajectory.

Day 2: Build Yourself

May 27, 2017
Ateneo de Manila University

Workshops by industry experts on marketing, designing, programming, and entrepreneurship will be offered to the participants. Later in the day, the case for the competition will be released, and the participants will be given working time to prepare with their mentors.

Day 3: Pitch Yourself

May 28, 2017
Microsoft Philippines

Each track will have a different case to tackle, and participants will be pitching themselves individually to an esteemed panel of judges. After the winners are announced, a farewell dinner will follow at a nearby restaurant to close the event.


Inclusive of food, shirt, and participant kit

Php 900

Regular Price

Applications close on May 8

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Php 800

Early Bird Price

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Do I have to be a college student?

Only college students are allowed to apply. However, incoming college freshmen for SY 2017-2018 are eligible and highly encouraged to apply.

Is the pitching competition done individually or by group?

The pitching competition is done individually. There will be a case given on Day 2 where each individual would have to pitch themselves to our judges. Time will be allotted for participants to prepare. Mentors will be around to help the participants prepare for the competition.

Are we allowed to select only one track for the Bootcamp?

Yes, applicants must select only one track for the Bootcamp. There are four tracks available: Design, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, and Programming.

Should I bring my own food?

No need. Lunch and merienda will be provided to the participants on all days. You may bring your own food if you want.

What if I have allergies?

For allergies and any health concerns, please do not forget to indicate them in the application form.

Can I attend only one or two days?

Unfortunately, we will not allow that. Participants must be present on all three days.

What does the fee include?

The fee covers food for all three days (lunch and merienda), the Bootcamp participant kit, and the Bootcamp shirt.

Will there be overnight housing?

There is no housing for the Bootcamp. Each day is scheduled to end at 6:30pm. Participants may go home or find a place to stay.

When will the results of the applications be announced?

Results of the applications will be released on May 13, 2017.

How can I send my payment?

Once your application has been accepted, you will be given instructions on how to deposit your payment to confirm your slot.

For more inquiries, please contact us through the ASES Manila Facebook page!

About ASES Manila

ASES Manila is the local chapter of the Asia-Pacific Student Entrepreneurship Society (ASES), a student-run organization founded and based at Stanford University in 1989 with the goal of connecting student entrepreneurs all over the world to create a global network of innovators. Decades later, ASES now has many active branches and counting globally. We challenge our members to expand outside Silicon Valley and solve the world's problems for billions of everyday people.

What are you waiting for?

Applications end May 6, 2017

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