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“After trying out several of the external virtual event platforms, we found that the Highered EFMD virtual event solution is the most flexible, user friendly and high quality of support by the team before , during and after the event.” – Cranfield University
“Highered has provided us with exceptional customer support. They will always provide prompt responses to any last minute questions and offer one on one calls to further explain the portal.” – University of Ottawa, Telfer School of Management
Virtual and Hybrid Events
Whatever your event needs may be, Highered Career Fairs and Events Solution offers complete versatility for institutions to host any type of event.
It’s all about you. Whether it is a single school event or a multi school event, the platform is branded to each unique institution or school involved, providing a trusted virtual space for the participants.
Give talent the possibility to navigate between different pavilions according to their interest. This feature offers the ability to set up multiple pavilions – for example, sector and geography-specific.
The virtual event is integrated with your institution’s existing GetHighered platform. It allows both you and the talent to access it quickly and easily. We create an initial setup within 24 hours.
Versatile Event Types
The platform supports a variety of types of virtual fairs and events. It is up to the institution to determine what the event is supposed to be. Whatever your idea may be, Highered technology is able to support it.
Through our platform, you get access to a Live Analytics dashboard with comprehensive participant engagement data. If you wish, participating recruiters can also obtain such information.
Unlimited Job Posting
Recruiters can choose to post jobs prior, during an event, and after. Following the event, the jobs are automatically transferred to the school-branded GetHighered platform for continued applications.
Offers recruiters the opportunity to schedule and host live webinars throughout the duration of the event. The system can support any technological webinar software that they prefer to use. Talent will have access to view all events taking place and easily add them to their personal calendar. This is a unique opportunity for talent to get the most of your event, expand their knowledge, and connect with recruiters.
Embedded Messages & Video Chat
Talent can connect with recruiters in real time via online messaging chat and video. They can send their CV or personal pitch video to leave an impactful first impression and be invited to a one-to-one video chat with the recruiter.
Live Support & Training Material
We will support you along the way – before, during, and after the event.
How to get started?
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What is the main difference between an EFMD Global Virtual Fair by Highered and a Private Virtual Career Fair with Highered?
The EFMD Global Virtual Fair by Highered takes place two times a year, for 2021 it is April 19-23 and October 11-15. All EFMD members are invited to register to the fair (490 Euros) and with this registration you have the opportunity to invite all your talent and recruiters to attend the week long virtual fair. Highered alongside with a Career Service professional based Steering Committee, organizes the week long fair. The schools that participate are responsible for communicating to their talent and invite them to login to the schools GetHighered platform to join the virtual event, apply to jobs, visit the booths, speak with recruiters (chat and video) and join any webinars and digital conferences that take place throughout the week. We do also welcome the participating schools to invite any of their corporate members that this would be of value to, it is free for them to set up a booth. Contribution from all the participating schools means more opportunities for all talent. Highered also has a team that actively reaches out to companies to attend.
The Private Virtual Fair is the school utilizing the Highered Virtual Career/Event Platform to host their own event. In this case it is up to the school to organize the participating companies, invite the targeted talent and set up any live digital conferences and/ or company presentations if they wish to incorporate that into the event.
How much does it cost for a company to join your school's private event?
Since private events are organized by the institution, this is up to the Careers department and how they decide to run such events. It is an agreement between the institution and the company.
Who can attend a Private Virtual Event?
Since your institution is organizing the Private Event, you can invite unlimited students, alumni, and recruiters accordingly.
School Corporate Partners. The school can invite all corporate members whether they are EFMD member corporates or not. It is a custom school event, Highered is the technology and support behind the event.
Can our university have multiple Private Fairs going at the same time?
Yes absolutely, you can have multiple Private Events at the same time. How this is exactly organized and run Highered can share with the institution through a demonstration.
Do we have access to a report that outlines attendees?
Yes, we will provide a five page analytics report, where you can see the attendees list. The analytics are viewable and downloadable via your school Talent Panel.
Will you provide employer, students and admin user guides?
Yes we will provide you with a user guide for the employers, login instruction for the students, and career service admin users.
Is it possible for the university to set up a virtual booth during the Private Event? Do you provide a “How To” guide?
Yes absolutely, you can have your own virtual booth and all the team members can be linked to the same, we will provide a step by step user guide.
What type of training will the institution get?
Yes, after Highered sets up your Private Event, we will have a call for the training. In total we will have two training sessions with all the team members that are involved from your institution and one technical rehearsal.