Job Fairs and Events

Watch for deadlines. Register early.

The Career Resource Center (CRC) organizes various types of career events throughout the year including workshops, national speakers, employer information sessions, alumni sessions and career fairs. Look for specific dates and times, and register through BizLink - Events.

Prepare for the Fair

Upcoming Events

Following are descriptions of some of the most prominent recruiting events that UB students are eligible to attend. Read the descriptions carefully to determine your eligibility in terms of degree required, country work authorizations, etc.

You may register for most of the events free on the Web; however, you will be responsible for any necessary travel arrangements. Many events require you to register up to six months or more ahead of time, so observe the deadlines and register early.

Alumni Advice

Video: Brandon Glasgow, MBA '18 shares his experience on preparing for and attending a national career fair

  • REGISTER FOR National Black MBA Association Conference and Exposition
    • September 17-21, 2024
    • Washington, D.C.
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • National Black MBA features a two-day career fair where 100’s of major Fortune 500 firms network with and recruit top MBA candidates. Students are strongly advised to register during the "Early Bird" months of April and May, as room space is always limited.
  • REGISTER FOR Reaching Out MBA (ROMBA) Conference
    • September 26-28, 2024
    • Los Angeles, California
    • The ROMBA Conference is the world’s largest gathering of LGBT+ business students and alumni. The event includes a variety of panels, workshops, receptions, and a career fair with 100 corporate partners across industries recruiting LGBT+ MBA talent.
  • REGISTER FOR Prospanica Conference and Career Expo
    • Register early for discounted rate and to ensure employers have an opportunity to view your résumé. Space is limited
    • October 29-31, 2024
    • Orlando, FL
    • The National Society of Hispanic MBAs sponsors this job fair and interview event during their annual conference in late September or early October. While the event targets Hispanic MBAs, participation is open to both members and non-members of the organizations. Also open to undergraduates 
    • The Annual Conference & Career Exposition will feature: professional development sessions, Career Expo, certification training, interactive plenary, case competitions, award ceremonies, networking, and more.
  • REGISTER FOR AnitaB.Org Grace Hopper Celebration
    • October 8-11, 2024 
    • Philadelphia, PA and Virtual
    • The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world's largest gathering of women technologists.
    • Attend from wherever you are for innovative and interactive sessions that highlight the brilliance and resilience of women and underrepresented groups in tech.
    • Scholarships and complimentary registrations are available for students, faculty and women of color in tech to attend the annual Grace Hopper Celebration. Learn more about GHC scholarships here
  • REGISTER FOR MBA Veterans Career Conference 
    • October 10-11, 2024
    • AmericasMart in Atlanta, GA
    • Followed by a Virtual Career Fair on October 21, 2024
    • Previous conferences included 60+ companies, such as Google, Facebook, Intel, Cisco, AT&T, Deloitte, Amgen, Chevron, Walmart, Citi, America Airlines, Accenture, USAA, Cigna, Medtronic, T-Mobile, Barclays, PWC, Hershey, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Ernst & Young, Eli Lilly, Discover, ExxonMobil, Corning, SC Johnson, J&J, Deloitte, Dell, Credit Suisse, KPMG, Whirlpool, CenturyLink, Georgia Pacific, Gartner, JP Morgan Chase, Davita Healthcare, Nextera Energy, Republic Services, M&T Bank and many more! 
  • REGISTER FOR ASCM Conference
    • September 9-11, 2024
    • Austin Convention Center in Austin, TX
    • The ASCM conference is the premier learning event for supply chain and operations management professionals. Each year, the conference offers relevant education, best practices and thought leadership to help attendees lead their organizations and reach their goals of achieving maximum productivity, meeting consumer demand and remaining agile amid instability and unpredictability
    • Participate in this conference to...
      • learn best practices to create more sustainable, resilient, strategic and value-driven supply chains.
      • advance your career by networking with professionals who are shaping the future of supply chain and operations management. 
      • elevate your company’s performance with actionable insights gained from industry leaders.