Industry Experts Wanted to Provide Career Coaching for Students and Young Professionals - 2024 AMPP Annual Conference & Expo

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Signup Deadline: 02-23-2024
Starts: 03-05-2024
Ends: 03-06-2024
Location: 900 Convention Center Blvd, Orleans, LA 70130 volunteer opportunity location


The EMERG Student Outreach Program is offering the opportunity for members of “generation next” to sign up for 30-minute career coaching sessions with industry experts.  Come share your time and expertise and provide guidance to a young attendee who is still in school or just starting out in the industry. 

*To apply for this volunteer opportunity, please return Career_Coach_Application_pdf, along with headshot and bio, no later than February 23rd to Heather at

Location: Exhibit Hall, The Quad, SYP Lounge;

AMPP Annual Conference + Expo; New Orleans, LA

We will be offering 30-minute time slots between the hours of 1-3 pm on Tuesday, March 5th  and 12-2 pm on Wednesday, March 6th

Volunteers may sign up for a maximum of 2 shifts (1 hour) each day.

Some Characteristics of a good Career Coach: 

  • Relevant expertise and knowledge of the materials protection industry
  • Enthusiasm for sharing that expertise and knowledge
  • Passion for investing in others
  • Values ongoing learning and growth in the field
  • Attentive
  • Able to provide guidance and constructive feedback
  • Willingness to further develop the mentor-mentee relationship


  • Must be available on-site at the conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, on Tuesday, March 5th and/or Wednesday, March 6th
  • Must have a minimum of 7 years in a professional role in the materials protection field.

Volunteers Needed:

32 (32 open slots)




Heather Lowry
Manager, EMERG Student Outreach Program
AMPP Division Global Operations

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