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The Careers for Tomorrow Festival is second semester’s highly-anticipated careers event, delivering an innovative program that encourages you to explore your potential and prepare your career for tomorrow.
From Monday 12 August to Friday 16 August, you’ll be able to attend a wide range of activities, including industry panels, networking events, information sessions, and workshops. For the first time ever, you’ll also get to meet with employers and discover their opportunities at our daily Exhibitor Zone from 12pm to 2pm.
Also, if you participate in three or more Festival activities, including the Exhibitor Zones, and give us your feedback, you will go in the running to win $1500 towards a professional development opportunity of your choice, sponsored by Rio Tinto.
All events are free to attend – see the program outline below and book to secure your spot!
MONDAY 12 AUGUST
12:00pm STEMathon Exhibitor Zone
Are you the next STEM talent? Here’s your chance to meet employers looking to hire in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
2:30pm Alternative Career Pathways in Science & Engineering
5:30pm RTSA Undergraduate Challenge
TUESDAY 13 AUGUST
11:00am Opportunities in Healthcare & Social Assistance
12:00pm Careers in Caring Exhibitor Zone
Dedicated to careers in healthcare. Engage with employers from public health, nursing and midwifery, to allied health, dietetics, disability support and social assistance.
12:00pm Resume Lounge
2:30pm Career Adaption: Become a Flexible Professional
5:00pm Pathways to Allied Health
WEDNESDAY 14 AUGUST
12:00pm Creative Industries Exhibitor Zone
This is your opportunity to connect with employers the arts and social sciences industries, including graphic design and media. Are you a budding entrepreneur? This is your day too!
12:30pm Prepare to Network
2:30pm Exploring Entrepreneurship
5:30pm Accounting Insights & Pathways
THURSDAY 15 AUGUST
11:00am Business & Law Industry Experiences
12:00pm Business Buzz Exhibitor Zone
See where a career in business will take you! Come and mingle with professionals in finance, accounting, marketing, property and more.
12:00pm Resume Lounge
12:00pm Property Pop-Up!
3:30pm Connect2Industry: Marketing, PR, Advertising & Tourism
5:30pm Careers in the Public Sector
FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
10:00am Business & Law Short Term International Experiences
10:30am Finding a Job 101 & Visa Information Session
12:00pm Exploring Your World Exhibitor Zone
Explore your world through voluntourism, study or work abroad, and find local volunteering opportunities! For Curtin’s Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students, see the organisations providing Indigenous-focused opportunities.
3:00pm Leadership for Tomorrow’s World of Work
3:30pm Exploring Your World: Gap Years, Voluntourism, Study Abroad & Working Holidays
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our generous sponsors – Rio Tinto, Teach for Australia, Fortescue Metals Group and Navitas Professional.