Canberra CareersXpo
17-18 AUGUST 2022


Parent and Student Information Event

Wednesday 17 August 2022 – 5pm to 7pm

This year we are holding a special session for families on Wednesday 17th August from 5pm to 7pm. Students are welcome to bring their families along to join in their career discovery journey. Seminars will be running in the Freycinet Room and CareersXpo exhibitors will be in the Coorong and Budawang Pavilions.  The program also includes a Guest Speaker and supporting Worshops. It is FREE to attend. More on the program when you “Register to Attend”.  Hope to see you there.

Helping Your Teenager with Career Planning

Wednesday 17 August 2022 – 5pm to 7pm

The ACT Education Directorate, in partnership with the Canberra Institute of Technology, will present workshops for parents and carers in August as part of the ACT Careers Expo and National Skills Week.  During this workshop, experienced career practitioners will present useful career information, resources and strategies to start career conversations with your young person. It is FREE to attend. More on the program and link to register for event when you “Register to Attend”.  Hope to see you there.

Postgraduate Information and Networking Event

Wednesday 17 August 2022 – 5pm to 7pm

Looking to upgrade your professional qualifications, deepen your knowledge in a specialist area, or pursue a passion? This event is a must for graduates, as well as young adults looking to progress their careers through postgraduate study options. It is FREE to attend. More on the program when you “Register to Attend.”

Canberra CareersXpo 2022

Opening Times for 2022: Wednesday 17th Aug 9am-3pm & Thursday 18th Aug 9am-2.30pm.

The 2022 Canberra CareersXpo will go ahead and we are working closely with the ACT Government to ensure that the event will be conducted in a COVID-compliant manner. The CareersXpo showcases the multifarious careers and jobs available in 2022.  This event is for school students, adults already in the workforce, or anyone with an interest in seeking a new career path. Join us for a journey of discovery into the maze of inspiring possibilities.

What is the Canberra CareersXpo about?

The Canberra CareersXpo is an annual event (usually conducted in August each year) and is open to secondary students throughout the ACT and surrounding NSW schools network seeking information on career and study pathways. There are over 120 local and national exhibitors, including universities, colleges, VET and career placement organisations, providing a wide range of information sources.

Key Speaker Wed 17 August 6-6.30pm:Bruce Armstrong

This year we are very pleased to announce our key speaker is Bruce Armstrong, CEO of Aspen Medical. Bruce has been a key figure in providing global healthcare solutions especially to remote and under-resourced localities. As a leader and organiser his career started as Chief of Staff at INTERFET based in East Timor and transitioned through positions such as Director of Channels and Alliances and Executive Director of NorthPoint Services to CEO of Aspen Medical. With expertise in innovation, strategic analysis, business management, marketing and communication skills, Bruce has become a renowned entrepreneurial leader and is keen to share a few highlights and tips from his illustrious career journey.

More on Aspen Medical’s global humanitarian work can be found HERE.

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Postgraduate Information Session

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