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Career Fairs

Beyond 2020 - Vancouver Island Career and Connections Fair

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | 10am - 4pm | Virtual

Contact: islandcareerfair@gmail.com

Bringing together students and employers to explore the future of work on Vancouver Island

Camosun College, Vancouver Island University, North Island College and Royal Roads University have collaboratively come together to offer an island-wide virtual career and connections fair.

With an expected 100+ participating employers and 1500+ engaged students this event is designed to bring together employers, students, alumni, and industry associations on Vancouver Island to re-connect, engage and share employment and work experience opportunities, as well as, business intel to help students prepare for the future of work and alleviate the shifting demands or gaps in the new job market.

You can expect to interact with employers one-on-one, watch presentations from industry experts, and win awesome prizes. Customize your profile, create connections, ask questions, and learn from community leaders, helping you prepare for the future of work post-pandemic.

#Beyond2020


Keynote Speaker: Sean Aiken

Feeling anxious about the future and navigating your career path? Beyond 2020's keynote speaker Sean Aiken, from the One Week Job Project, will guide you through a presentation on the Future of Work: A Revolution in Work Consciousness. Sean shares his remarkable story along with key observations about transformational leadership and workplace fulfillment.

Door Prizes
By attending the event you'll automatically be entered to win our amazing door prizes.

Discover which employers will be at the fair +

Alpha Strategy Media Inc

AME Consulting Group Ltd.

Amica Somerset House

Automotive Retailers Association

Baptist Housing - Victoria Region

Bayshore Home Health

BC Pension Corporation

BC Transit

BCCA-Skilled Trades Employment Program

Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Vancouver Island

Brentwood Bay Resort

Canada Border Services Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

Canadian Coast Guard

Canadian Red Cross

Capital Regional District

Chartered Professional Accountants British Columbia (CPABC)

CIBC

Coastal Community Credit Union

Communitas Supportive Care Society

Creative Employment Access Society / Work BC - Courtenay

ECO Canada

EducationPlannerBC

Freedom 55 Financial

Futurpreneur Canada

Grieg Seafood

H&R Block Canada Inc.

HMCS Malahat

ICTC Information Communication Technology Council

Independent Living Housing Society

Island Community Mental Health

Island Savings

Legislative Assembly of BC

Magnet

Make a Future - Careers in BC Education

Marquise Hospitality - Berwick Retirement Communities

Mazzei Electric Ltd.

Milestone Equipment Contracting Inc

Milieu Children and Family Services

Mitacs

MNP LLP

National Defence

National Defence - Fleet Maintenance Facility

Nootka Marine Adventures

Official Language Programs

Pacifica Housing

Poets Cove Resort & Spa

Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge

Ralmax Group of Companies

RBC Royal Bank

Reliable Controls Corporation

Saanich Neighbourhood Place

Slegg Building Materials

Statistics Canada

Schneider Electric

Student Works West

Sun Life Financial

Sunbelt Rentals

TD Bank

True Key Hotels & Resorts

VIATEC

Victorian Epicure Inc (dba Epicure)

Vivid Solutions Inc.

Volunteer Victoria

Walmart

Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

Wickaninnish Inn

WorkBC Victoria

WorkBC.ca: Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training

XPS Group

... and more!

Employer Information +

In the wake of COVID-19, Vancouver Island businesses will need talent with practical experience and future-relevant skills. This is a unique opportunity for your organization to connect with students from four academic institutions across Vancouver Island.

If you are an organization that would like to be an exhibitor at Beyond 2020 please register now.

Employer Package Options

Included in the General Exhibitor Package ($199 + GST) are:

  • Fully customizable booth
  • 2 company representative seats
  • Booth includes text-only, audio or full-video interviews to engage each candidate individually
  • Add marketing materials and job or co-op opportunities to your individual booth
  • Exhibitors will receive access to powerful analytics post-event

*Please note: We understand that this is a new delivery method for a career fair however we will be supporting all paid exhibitors through a webinar series prior to the event. This will include booth setup and customization, using the platform features as well as managing virtual connections with students.

If you have questions or require further information please contact: islandcareerfair@gmail.com.

Sponsorship Package Options

There are sponsorship opportunities available for organizations who want increased reach and visibility at Beyond 2020. Please email islandcareerfair@gmail.com for more information.

Student Information +

Student Registration

Beyond 2020 is a great opportunity to meet, connect, network, engage and find work, co-op and/or internship opportunities, with over 100 employers from a variety of industries and sectors from across the island. You attend the event virtually, even using your mobile device.

Register Now!

Prepare for Success – Virtual Career Fairs Webinars

Not sure how to connect with employers at a virtual career fair? Register for one of our Prepare for Success – Virtual Career Fairs Webinars:

We will be covering essential topics: develop a profile, research, polish your resume and envision your conversations with employers of choice. Learn tips to confidently execute your professional game plan on the 'Beyond 2020' Brazen virtual platform.

There is no cost for students to register for Beyond 2020 or any of the workshops.

Student Guide for Beyond 2020

Read our guide on how to be successful at a virtual career fair:

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