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

Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
"8 Secrets of Success". An evening of inspiration and humour from alumnus Richard St. John  
Narrative Lines is a group exhibition exploring painting and illustration by OCAD U Continuing Studies Students. It features a wide range of subject matter.
The new Onsite Gallery opens on September 16 at 199 Richmond St. W. Save the date and join the celebration of the new Onsite Gallery!
raise a flag: works from the Indigenous Art Collection (2000 - 2015) presents selected works from a national heritage collection representing First Nations, Inuit and Métis art.
For This Land: Inside Elemental will bring our four known elements and their representations into Onsite Gallery including a fifth element by way of ‘man’ extending beyond the self and honouring the extensive reach of nations which leads to the self.
In conjunction with the exhibition, raise a flag: work from the Indigenous Art Collection (2000-2015), Indigenous Visual Culture at OCAD University and Onsite Gallery co-present the symposium, Stories From The Vault.
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
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