Design Career Fair 2019

Design Career Fair - 2019

Tuesday, March 19 from
2:00pm – 6:00pm

Portfolio Reviews /// Talent Recruitment /// Networking

Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers
115 McCaul Street, 3rd Floor

The annual Design Career Fair at OCAD University is back. Join us in our newly opened Rosalie Sharp Pavilion, Experiential Learning Centre at 115 McCaul St. to connect with a wide range of leading employers who are on the lookout for top creative talent. This is an opportunity to connect with employers who are seeking emerging OCAD U talent, get feedback on your portfolio and build your professional network.

Students and alumni: Drop by with your portfolio to meet with cutting-edge companies and learn about their approach to talent recruitment and careers in design.

Expert Panel Sessions

Thursday, March 21, 2019
10:00am - 2:30pm

Networking /// Industry Information /// Knowledge-Sharing

Attend this special day of expert panel discussions; part of the 2019 OCAD U Design Career Fair. Advance your knowledge in a variety of areas relevant to emerging designers. Hear from choice industry partners as they profile their companies and deliver presentations on specific topics of interest.

  1. From tradition to tech: Experience Design

    w/   Konrad Group
    10:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

  2. Designing the Incredible: Storytelling in the Built Environment

    w/   FORREC
    11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

  3. Accommodations + Inclusion panel discussion

    w/   RBC Inclusive Recruitment /// DiscoverAbility /// OCAD U Health & Wellness Centre
    1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 

Exhibitors

Bridgeable

Bridgeable

Bridgeable is an award-winning service design consultancy located in Toronto, Ontario. We work with individuals and organizations to create a more human world, one experience at a time.

Forrec

Forrec

Leading the entertainment design industry for more than 30 years, FORREC has created some of the world’s top theme parks, water parks, mixed-use and entertainment destinations, visitor attractions and resorts.

Frontier

Frontier

Frontier is a magazine, design studio, and ventures group. We believe that this combination of content, consulting, and entrepreneurship create a powerful engine for creative development.

Grip Limited

Grip Limited

Grip Limited is a full-service fully integrated ad agency based in Toronto, Canada.

HOK

HOK

HOK designs buildings and spaces that respond to the needs of people and the environment. Our designers are rooted in technical excellence, driven by imagination and focused on a solitary goal: to deliver solutions that inspire clients and communities.

Hypenotic

Hypenotic

Hypenotic, a founding Canadian BCorp, uses modern Marketing Strategy, Communications Design and Web Application Development to help Purpose-Driven Enterprises, Organizations and Individuals clarify, amplify, and accelerate their impact.

Konrad Group

Konrad Group

Konrad is a global leader in strategy, design, and development services.

Loblaw Companies Limited

Loblaw Companies Limited

Canada's food and pharmacy leader, with a network of corporate and independently- operated stores in communities across the country, and employing close to 200,000 Canadians.

Myant

Myant

We are integrating technology directly into the only thing we’ve been wearing our entire life – clothing. SKIIN is our first consumer facing brand, and SKIIN’s vision is to enhance human ability through connected clothing.

Norm Li

Norm Li

Norm Li builds exceptional visual content for architectural projects across the world. Equipped with strong architectural and design backgrounds, the team brings developments to life before construction even begins

PwC Experience Consulting

PwC Experience Consulting

PwC Experience Consulting creates true business transformation by elevating customer experiences, fueling innovation, uncovering insights, and advancing brands.

Quadrangle

Quadrangle

Quadrangle is a full-service architecture and interior design firm with projects spanning the commercial, mixed-use, multi-unit residential, content media and retail markets. Our in-house consulting division, Human Space, elevates the human experience through built environments that embody inclusivity, resilience and connectivity.

Shopify

Shopify

The Shopify UX and Design internship prepares you with skills and experience to make an impact! You will be an active part of every stage in the design process: from idea to research, building, shipping, and launch.

Spin Master

Spin Master

A multi-category children's entertainment company since 1994, Spin Master has been designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing consumer products for children around the world and is recognized as a global growth leader within the toy industry.

STACK

STACK

STACK is reinventing financial services and putting Canadians in control of their money. Using intuitive technology and customizable tools, STACK delivers a smarter way to spend, save and share your money fee-free and straight from your mobile.

Tendril

Tendril

Tendril is an international creative studio with a passion for design-driven stories and experiences. Thriving at the intersection of art and technology, our mission is to inspire and be inspired. Our team creates work that is focused in the area of 3D animation, VFX and digital innovation.

TCH

TCH

Trans Continental Hardware (TCH) is a distributor of industrial components which supplies enclosure hardware, laminates, electronic components, foam inserts and speaker parts to North American manufacturers.

Umbra

Umbra

We are Umbra…we share a vision of creating original, modern and casual design for every room in the home.

Tennis

Tennis

Tennis is a group of creative and business leaders in the design and development space with a big dream of developing a reputation for creating real impact within the organizations we work with.

Service Provider Zone

Format

Format

Did you know that OCAD Students receive free online portfolios with Format? Visit www.format.com/ocadu and login with your OCAD U credentials. The team at Format will be onsite at the Design Career Fair to answer your questions and help you build a website that matches your personality.

Format

Liane Vaz – MAAD portfolio reviews

Liane Vaz is a goldsmith specializing in demi-fine jewellery, custom small objects, and wedding & engagement pieces. Liane works and showcases primarily out of Made You Look Gallery where she is a Custom Request Specialist and Laser Engraving Technician. Made You Look is home to many in-house designers working in all jewellery services.

Format

Jessica Leong – Creative Professional-in-Residence

Jessica Leong is a designer specializing in branding, environments, and typography. She is the Senior Designer at Frontier Design in Toronto and a graduate from OCAD’s graphic design program. Her previous experience includes Design Exchange, ERA Architects, Indigo Books, and Bruce Mau Design. Jessica will be onsite to answer questions and provide advice to attendees.

Contact

Farah Yusuf
Outreach Coordinator, Career Development
E: fyusuf@ocadu.ca
P: 416 977 6000 Ext. 3828

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