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Innovation – Entrepreneurship – Startups

Add to Calendar   28 – 29 October

The EFMD Virtual Career Fair Series by Highered allows recruiters to connect with students and alumni from top ranked schools around the world interested in pursuing graduate programs, internships and experienced hire opportunities in Startups, as well as with a focus on Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The event entails a sophisticated job fair simulation environment that enables real-time interaction between recruiters and candidates.

3-day Virtual Fair

 

Day 1  27 October

Preparation Day

 9:00  Paris  / CEST

Company Overview

Company Booths will be open and visible to talent. This will give talent the opportunity to familiarise themselves with the platform and participating companies and organisations, check available positions and organise their recruiting days.

 10:00 and 16:00 Paris  / CEST

CV Optimization Clinic

Have your CV optimised by Dr. Amber Wigmore Alvarez

 12:00 to 14:00  Paris  / CEST

Live Opening Conference

Hear from our favorite Careers gurus and presenters with valuable insight for all stages of your career trajectory.

 

Day 2  28 October

Recruiting Day

APAC  Stream

Talent & Recruiters

 9 – 17 Shanghai / CST

3 – 11 Paris / CEST
(-1d)  21 – 4 New York / EDT

 

EMEA Stream

Talent & Recruiters

 9 – 17 Paris / CEST

15 – 23   Shanghai / CST
3 – 11   New York / EDT

 

Americas Stream

Talent & Recruiters

 9 – 17 New York / EDT

21 – 5 (+1d)  Shanghai / CST
15 – 23 Paris / CEST

 

 

Day 3  28 October

Recruiting Day 

APAC Stream

Talent & Recruiters

 9 – 17 Shanghai / CST

3 – 11 Paris / CEST
(-1d)  21 – 4 New York / EDT

 

EMEA Stream

Talent & Recruiters

 9 – 17 Paris / CEST

15 – 23   Shanghai / CST
3 – 11   New York / EDT

 

Americas Stream  

Talent & Recruiters

 9 – 17 New York / EDT

21 – 5 (+1d)  Shanghai / CST
15 – 23 Paris / CEST

 

Sales end on 28 October 2020
One ticket gives access to one recruiter for the event.

Recruiting Companies & Organisations for this fair

 
yara
workday
Wayfair
Vodafone
Vmware
visa
Verifica Part Of B2Holding
veeva
ucb
TYMPHANY
Total
TITAN Cement Group
SWIFT
spotawheel
Sopra Steria
siemens
Shanghai Talent Center
sap
Qualco
pwc
ppd
Pechoin
Procter and Gamble
NXP
National Bank Of Canada
murex
mthree
Morgan Stanley
mor
Michael Kors
Merck Group
Mazars
mathworks
mastercard
Mars
lyfen
L’Oréal
LG
kpmg
IT Consultis
IQVIA
International Seabed Authority
Inoherb
infosys
ICAEW
hp
gsy group
glodon
GAP
generali
First Derivatives
faurecia
estee lauder
efficio
DSS Sustainable Solutions
Dassault Systèmes
CNSG
coca cola hellenic bottling company
China Club Spain
bright food
Marsh & McLennan
ING
Hunkemöller
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
Euris
L’Oreal
EQUINOR
Chalhoub Group
carrefour
BBVA
Bazaarvoice
Barilla
ATHENIAN BREWERY
Aon
Allianz
Airbus
AIA
ADP
Accenture
credit
bss turbotech
BD
basetti
Amazon
McKinsey&Comapany
Chobani
Criteo
The International Authority
Standard Chartered
Deloitte
iwg
Scheneider
Verizon
Aegon
Ecolab
Wipro
Wells
Richemont
hsbc
Tech Data
Pega
Hilti
FTI
Geely
Zen Rooms
Psicotec
Syngenta
Amdocs
FD plc
Reckitt Benckiser
Jinko Solar
British American Tobacco
Tymphany
EY
Zalando SE
Haier
Shanghai New York University
Unilever
PA Consulting
Genesys
Alfa Laval
Arrow
Sanofi
Bloomberg
Roche
Infineon
Fdm
Baker
Gartner
Eurobank
Nokia
Pepsico
Safran
Societe
World FP
Philip
Persado
Fujitsu
Amaris
Mellon
Abinbev
 

Registered Institutions for this fair

  • All
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Australia & Oceania
  • Europe
  • North America
  • South America
 
Stellenbosch
Ipag
KULEUVEN
ESIC
AMSIB
Oxford brooke
Bimtech
maastrich
Insead
University of Melbourne
ISEG
Westminister
Telfer
Malardalen
Nanyang Business School
Universidad Externado de Colombia
ISCTE Business School
Athena School of management
DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University
Montpellier Business School
Burgundy School of Business
AIM
University of Pretoria, Gordon Institute of Business Scienc
Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
Ciffop
Hofstra
Emlyon
Goodman School of Business Brock University
Skolkovo
Luiss Business School
Centrum PUCP
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
UC Davis Graduate School of Management
zhaw
otto
washington
Vlerick
South
andes
Nottt
HK
UCD
Trinity
toulouse
tias
toulouse
suzhou
strat
stanford
SMU
queens
skema
Sheffe
RSM
Rome
Rennes
potuguesa
ports
Polimi
OSB
nyenrode
NUS
nova
Nott
Northern
neoma
Navarra
MSM
Monash
cranfield2
Cranfield
London Econ
london
liverpool
Lagos
Leicester
Lausanne
lancaster
koc
kedge
Imperial
imd
ieseg
iese
ie
HULT
HK baptist
HK Science
miami
esmt
groningen
grenoble
gothenburg
gisma
fudan
exeter
Eu
escp
esade
EM
EHL
Egade
Edinburgh
edhec
edc
eae
eada
ckgsb
ciputra
CEU SP
CEU
ceibs
Cass
Bocc
babson
birmingham
BI
bentley
Bologna
bath
Audencia
Beirut
aston
antai
Alba
Ain Shams University
Australian Catholic University
UCLouvain – Louvain School of Management
 

Webinars

  Attend one of our upcoming webinars to learn more

Aug 27      11 am CEST    3 pm CEST

Sept 1        11 am CEST    3 pm CEST

Sept 3       11 am CEST    3 pm CEST

Sept 8         11 am CEST    3 pm CEST

Sept 10       11 am CEST    3 pm CEST

Sept 15       11 am CEST    3 pm CEST

Frequently Asked Questions

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DATA SECURITY

Data Security

We store most of our data on servers located in the European Union. For instance, our Google hosted Servers are located at Google’s data centers in St. Ghislain, Belgium Read more

Is the Virtual Fair platform in GDPR Compliance

Yes. Data is processed in accordance with the GDPR requirements. Read more

REGISTRATION
How many recruiters can join during the event?

There is no limit for how many recruiter passes you can purchase. On average companies who participated during the spring fairs joined with 10 recruiters and say they will bring in more recruiters during the fall fairs due to amount of schools and talent participating from all over the world.

Is there a limit for how many virtual profiles one company can purchase?

No limitation. Please reach out to us directly for details if needed. at virtualfairs@highered.global

PRICING
How much does it cost for our company to participate?

The fee is 99€ per recruiter/fair. Eventbrite charges an additional service fee of 6%.

CHAT

How do the private conversations work?

The recruiter can have more than 1 conversation at the same time. During a private conversation, new private conversations can be initiated. Only talent can initiate private chats.

Will the private chat have a video interface? Or will it be just written communication?

Chats are written. Talent can be invited to any video chat platform you choose as result of the initial

WEBINARS

How much time do we have for webinars?

You can schedule as many webinars with any duration during the fair. We recommend running live webinars with Q&As. Inviting your current graduates to participate as panellists or presenters proved to be successful during the spring series.

Scheduled webinars are presented in the fair agenda for talent on the virtual campground and in your virtual profile. Attendees will click to join. If you choose to require registration to the webinars you will have access to participants in your own platform, e.g Zoom, Skype for  Business, Google Meetings etc

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BEFORE THE FAIR

Am I able to schedule private chats with booth visitors?

Yes. Visitors will see when your recruiters are online.

Can I set up my own booth?

Yes. Boot setup will take 15-30 minutes. The process is straightforward and easy. Setup is done through our Content Management System. You are able to upload everything yourself. You will receive a recording and onboarding document with the most important things to prepare for. If support is needed this is available to you in all time zones.

How long would I need to setup my booth?

15-30 minutes.

When will I get access to set-up our Virtual profile?

After completing the Eventbrite registration you will receive a video guiding you through the process. An email with a unique link to your virtual profile will be sent 14 days prior to the event.

DURING THE FAIR

What time do the virtual career fairs start? Duration?

The faiirs are open 48 hours and start 9 AM local. Please see visual presentation of the streams expected here

 What opportunities will I have to interact with the talent on the day of the event?

The Virtual fairs replicate an actual recruiting event, where talent easily can connect, chat and engage with potential employers.

  • Private live chats with talent visiting your virtual profiles

  • Present employer branding content and relevant positions and programs

  • Hold webinars with links to external platforms of your choice

  • Each event has a duration of 48 hrs

 How long does the fair last?

Each fair lasts 48 hours

How many positions can we post during the event?

Currently there is no limitation.

Can I link my job ads to my own applicant tracking system?

Yes.

ANALYTICS / AFTER THE FAIR

With regards to talent engagement, what analytics will I have access to?

All data from each fair will be made easily available to you in the Highered Talentpanel.

Will you be running country specific virtual career fairs?

We will offer country specific fairs based on demand per country. We encourage you to think of students studying abroad with necessary permits and plans to move back home when considering joining our scheduled fairs.

Corporate partners on annual plans are offered the opportunity to run client specific events with the Highered Virtual Recruitment platform.

 

Is it possible to download data from my virtual profile?

We encourage our corporate partners to consider all data from your booth which will be downloadable in csv./xlsx. 

 

How long will I have access to my data after the event?

30 days.Corporate partners on annual plans have access in line with the subscription.

 

Which data will I have access to after the fair?

All data from talent visiting your Virtual Profile will be available to download directly from the Highered Talentpanel 30 days after the event. Corporate partners on annual subscriptions have access to the fair data inline with their subscriptions. Additional reports are available upon request as an additional service.

SPONSORSHIP

Are there options for increased visibility or sponsor opportunities?

Yes. Sponsor packages are available upon request. Click here

OTHER

Will you be running country specific virtual career fairs?

We will offer country specific fairs based on demand per country. We encourage you to think of students studying abroad with necessary permits and plans to move back home when considering joining our scheduled fairs.

Corporate partners on annual plans are offered the opportunity to run client specific events with the Highered Virtual Recruitment platform.

 

Which information do talent register prior to entering the fair?

There is a wide variety of information requested during the registration process, including level of study, disciplines, nationality and work permits.

 

How would we be sure that we are targeting the right audience/key universities with these career fairs?

Schools supporting the EFMD Virtual Career Fair Series are top accredited and top ranked schools worldwide. Schools will be inviting their talent to the virtual career fairs. The fairs are structured according to disciplines/programs to ensure relevance of audience at each fair.

 

If not located in regions for the virtual fairs would it still be beneficial to participate?

Yes. According to UNESCO there are more than 5 million students studying abroad. Some international students will be looking for opportunities in their country of origin.

This event is mainly sponsored by

 
Abinbev