Design Career Fair 2017


DAY 1 - Industry information + Knowledge-sharing
DAY 2 - Portfolio reviews + Talent recruitment

 
DateTuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:00am to Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x2855

Cost

FREE

Email

careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca

Location

100 McCaul Street Mar 21 - Room 187, Lambert Lounge Mar 22 - The Great Hall

DAY 1 - Tues, March 21 -  Room 187, Lambert Lounge
INDUSTRY INFORMATION + KNOWLEDGE-SHARING

#1 - From tradition to tech: Experience Design with Konrad Group

  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Learn about the how OCAD U designers can get hired and use their skills in the context of Konrad Group

#2 - "But is it sustainable?": A Roundtable Discussion on Sustainability & Design

  • 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • With representatives from the Royal Ontario Museum, And Also Too, Evergreen and Storyboard Furniture

#3 - Get going with Etsy: Creativity & Entrepreneurship

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • With OCAD U alumnae and Etsy shop owners Sprouts Press Designs and Ness Lee!

.................

DAY 2 - Wed, March 22 - The Great Hall
PORTFOLIO REVIEWS + TALENT RECRUITMENT

  • 11:30am - 3:30pm in The Great Hall, 2nd floor of 100 McCaul

+plus - FOCUS ON FJORD: Industry Insights on Forecasting

  • 2pm - 3pm in room 187, Lambert Lounge

FEATURING:

  • Aerotek
  • AXIS
  • BRIKA
  • Compass Digital Labs
  • The Creative Group
  • DDB Canada
  • Fjord
  • Forrec
  • Grip Limited
  • Imagination Catalyst
  • Konrad Group
  • Normative Inc
  • Notch Video
  • Pigeon Brands
  • Pivotal Labs
  • RBC - Technology & Operations
  • Sid Lee
  • Umbra
  • Wattpad

+ more!



Design Career Fair - Day 1

Design Career Fair - Day 2
DateTuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:00am to Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000 x2855

Cost

FREE

Email

careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca

Website Location

100 McCaul Street Mar 21 - Room 187, Lambert Lounge Mar 22 - The Great Hall

Free bus charter from OCAD University to Rouge Beach exhibition site
LandMarks: Art + Places. Denaturalizing nationhood, one story at a time. 100 art projects, 12 leading Canadian artists, 16 universities and 20 National Parks & Historic Sites are part of this initiative.   
Please join the second year Masters of Design in Inclusive Design students as they exhibit works created during their summer intensive course on inclusive art, design, and communication.
A celebration of life memorial for alumnus Alan Todd
This installation is a free wheatpasting workshop for all ages at Pride Toronto’s 2017 Streetfair in celebration of LGBTQ2S+ activist knowledge, facilitated by a collective of LGBTQ2S+ artists, designers, writers, and curators.
Students and faculty are showcasing their work in virtual reality and augmented reality at VRTO 2017 this weekend, with workshops, keynotes and experiences in VR and AR.
You are invited to attend the first community meeting to discuss the Creative City Campus project, which will reimagine our main campus on McCaul St. 
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Opening Reception: Thursday, June 29, 5-7 pm  Parting Lines is a group exhibition showcasing work from the Mould Making Studio courses in Continuing Studies at OCAD University. Curated by Lauren Schaffer and Camille Rauton.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Design Career Fair
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:00am to Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

DAY 1 - Tues, March 21 -  Room 187, Lambert Lounge
INDUSTRY INFORMATION + KNOWLEDGE-SHARING

#1 - From tradition to tech: Experience Design with Konrad Group

  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Learn about the how OCAD U designers can get hired and use their skills in the context of Konrad Group

#2 - "But is it sustainable?": A Roundtable Discussion on Sustainability & Design

  • 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • With representatives from the Royal Ontario Museum, And Also Too, Evergreen and Storyboard Furniture

#3 - Get going with Etsy: Creativity & Entrepreneurship

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • With OCAD U alumnae and Etsy shop owners Sprouts Press Designs and Ness Lee!

.................

DAY 2 - Wed, March 22 - The Great Hall
PORTFOLIO REVIEWS + TALENT RECRUITMENT

  • 11:30am - 3:30pm in The Great Hall, 2nd floor of 100 McCaul

+plus - FOCUS ON FJORD: Industry Insights on Forecasting

  • 2pm - 3pm in room 187, Lambert Lounge

FEATURING:

  • Aerotek
  • AXIS
  • BRIKA
  • Compass Digital Labs
  • The Creative Group
  • DDB Canada
  • Fjord
  • Forrec
  • Grip Limited
  • Imagination Catalyst
  • Konrad Group
  • Normative Inc
  • Notch Video
  • Pigeon Brands
  • Pivotal Labs
  • RBC - Technology & Operations
  • Sid Lee
  • Umbra
  • Wattpad

+ more!

Venue & Address: 
100 McCaul Street Mar 21 - Room 187, Lambert Lounge Mar 22 - The Great Hall
Email: 
careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 x2855
Cost: 
FREE
Design Career Fair - Day 1
Design Career Fair - Day 2
Ignite Imagination - The Campaign for OCAD U

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