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NEW! Attend in person or online!

Register now and choose later. The same ticket will give you access in either format.

We hope you’ll be able to join us in person to learn and share; however, The Forum will also be presented live online for those who cannot join us in person for any reason. Online participants will be able to watch presentations and fully engage in Q & As with the presenters.

Registration rates and tickets are identical whether you plan to join in person at the event venue or online at your office or home. You won’t be asked to choose how you’ll participate until one week before the event date.

Register now at the lowest available rates and decide whether to attend in person or online later.

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Become the top employer on campus.

The Campus Recruiting Forum is the most relevant professional development program for those involved in attracting, engaging, hiring or retaining young talent.

Learn best practices from other organizations, discover new approaches, and engage with leading experts in campus recruiting.

Designed to improve the success of anyone involved in hiring students and new grads from college campuses, the Campus Recruiting Forum is the professional development program to attend.


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2 Programs, 2 Days: Build Your Own Learning Plan

Register for one or two days of learning and development and you’ll be ready to make your organization a top employer on campus!

Every recruiter should attend the Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting Certificate Program at least once and then return annually for the Trends & Best Practices program which is completely new each year.

Recommended for those with less than 6 years experience on campus, The Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting Certificate Program provides everything a campus recruiter needs to know to develop a successful and truly strategic campus recruiting program.

The following day, recruiters of all experience levels can learn some of the latest Trends & Best Practices with this entirely new program for 2020. Whether it’s your first time, or you’ve attended many times before, you are certain to learn many new proven strategies and tactics.


2 Programs, 2 Days: Build Your Own Learning Plan

Register for one or two days of learning and development and you’ll be ready to make your organization a top employer on campus!

Every recruiter should attend the Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting Certificate Program at least once and then return annually for the Trends & Best Practices program which is completely new each year.

Recommended for those with less than 6 years experience on campus, The Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting Certificate Program provides everything a campus recruiter needs to know to develop a successful and truly strategic campus recruiting program.

The following day, recruiters of all experience levels can learn some of the latest Trends & Best Practices with this entirely new program for 2020. Whether it’s your first time, or you’ve attended many times before, you are certain to learn many new proven strategies and tactics.


Day 1: The Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting

The Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting is Canada’s only comprehensive training program for professionals wishing to increase their expertise and advance their careers in campus recruiting.

The program provides tools to take a more strategic approach to developing a high impact student recruitment program. Topics include developing a focused strategy, employer branding, building a presence on campus, internship program best practices, successful on-boarding, and more.

Participants form a cohort network to support their development while acquiring an important qualification to advance their career in recruitment.

All participants will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the program.

Day 2: Campus Recruiting Trends & Best Practices

Trends & Best Practices is the “core program” of the Campus Recruiting Forum. It features presentations by experienced campus recruiters, researchers, campus career professionals, and other experts. A wide range of best practices will be discussed and participants are encouraged to ask questions and share their experiences to ensure their specific challenges are explored.

This day is for everyone involved in hiring students from college campuses regardless of experience level. This includes individuals involved in human resources and talent management strategy, campus recruiters, and front-line hiring managers.

Register your whole campus team for The Trends & Best Practices and you’ll come away with specific tactics and strategies to build a stronger talent pipeline and attract the best on campus.


Testimonials

Trina Paquin
"Good mix of content, opportunity to learn from others, and get a better sense of what is happening in the market."

Trina Paquin
Manager, Talent Acquisition & University Relations
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CGI
Ashley Ellerbeck
"Fantastic conference! Edgy, relevant, strategic. The Campus Recruiting Forum provided tools and tactics that will change the way we recruit."

Ashley Ellerbeck
Talent Acquisition Specialist
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Canfor
Emma Paul
"It was an incredible opportunity to attend the Fundamentals of Campus Recruiting. It helped us to develop “outside the box” thinking, network with other campus recruiters, and develop innovative ideas. I would recommend this for anyone involved in campus recruiting!"

Emma Paul
HR Specialist RPR, Talent Acquisition
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Bruce Power
Natasha Cotz
"I found the Campus Recruiting Forum completely exposed me to new forms of thinking regarding recruitment and selection strategies. I can’t wait to implement some of the great ideas I got from all the great industry leaders who presented."

Natasha Cotz
Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist
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Speakers

Additional Speakers Will Be Announced Soon

Schedules

Details are subject to change.
  • Day 1 (Montreal & Waterloo)


  • How campus recruiting differs from other recruiting; major processes and timelines; and, key relationships.

  • Determining the core purpose of campus recruitment for your organization and priorities for success.

  • Researching and compiling evidence to support investment in student and graduate hiring.

  • What is an EVP; how and why to develop your EVP; campus EVP vs general EVP; What is a brand; communicating brand; and, campus media.

  • Developing and managing good relationships with career and internship offices; info sessions, career fairs, student clubs, faculty relations, special events, workshops; and, ambassadors.

  • Selecting a manageable quantity; metrics to track; reasons for selection; corporate-school relations.

  • Developing your network; helpful resources; discovering best practices.

  • Day 2 – Montreal


  • Day 2 – Waterloo


Montreal Venue


Henry F. Hall Building
Concordia University
1455 de Maisonneuve West
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8

Waterloo Venue

Career Development Centre
Wilfrid Laurier University
192 King St North
Waterloo, ON N2J 2Y7

Past Attendees

The following are some of the organizations that have attended past Campus Recruiting Forums

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