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2022 Students In Power Summit

Join us for the second-ever API online Summit featuring undergraduate students and professionals showcasing career opportunities in the power sector by sharing their experiences of working at API member organisations. 

Watch the videos by our Student Presenters about their experiences working in the Australian power sector over the 2021/2022 summer.  


Check out the 2021 winners of the student video competition for inspiration:

People's Choice + Judge's Choice

Click here to VOTE NOW FOR 2022 VIDEOS


Don't forget to register and then go to 'schedule' and select the sessions and presenters you want to see.


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4 days
42 presenters
10 categories

Our online Summit is an opportunity to connect with a national community of undergraduate students and professionals, focused on the Australian power sector

Unlike physical conferences where you can end up sitting through content you just don't need, the Students in Power Summit is delivered entirely online. Dip in and watch the specific talks that will inspire and inform you, or catch them all. It’s up to you!

Get an insight into life as a young professional in the power sector through video presentations from undergraduate students on their experiences working over the summer in leading power sector organistions (API member organisations) 

 How can we enhance student work placement experiences?
Join our discussion sessions, led by students based on their real-world experiences (note: participation by industry professionals is restricted to delegates from API member organisations).

Get inspired through career stories of power sector professionals, with insights into why they are excited about the future, and their suggestions for the next generation. 

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My experience at TasNetworks 28 February 2022, 02:00 AM
Julian Stratemeier API Bursary Student (TAS), TasNetworks
My experience at Powerlink QLD 28 February 2022, 01:37 AM
Shane Karunaratne API Bursary Student (QLD), Powerlink QLD
My experience at United Energy 28 February 2022, 01:53 AM
Linus Mayes API Bursary Student (VIC), United Energy
The Vacation Placement Process 09 March 2022, 02:25 AM
Michelle Murray & David Pointing Australian Power Institute & Australian Power Institute

With 30+ undergraduate student and power sector professionals as contributors, inspiration and insight is just a click away

Our speakers will be sharing their experiences as students working at API member organisations over the Summer, and as experienced industry professionals. If you’re exploring the idea of developing a career in the power sector, we've got you covered.

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Check out the Categories
Student placements TAS
Student placements WA
Enhancing Student Placements Discussions
Student placements NSW
Industry Inspiration Sessions
Test your Zoom link
Student placements VIC
Student placements SA
Main sessions webinars
Student placements QLD
Who gets your vote?
What students were asked to include in their video

Students are asked to create a video, any way they liked, using what ever approach they wished, with the simple guidance that each 3-5 minute recorded presentation should cover:

a. What did you do? Tell us about your project

b. What did you learn?

c. Why are you excited about a career in the power sector?

We hope you find the recorded student videos inspiring - now share some inspiration in return!

Summit participants are able to vote in the People's Choice Awards for best student presentation (video). 

You get to make 1 vote for your 1st, 2nd and 3rd rated student presentations - base your selection on the video that most connects with and inspires you.

Formal judging considers quality, creativity, and level to which the video engages the audience (and alignment to the scope of what we asked students to do).

Voting opens 28 February 2022