kood/JobFair turned out to be a fantastic opportunity for students to connect with hiring managers and recruiters from some of the most successful and innovative companies in the Estonian tech industry.
Exclusive Event for kood/Jõhvi Students and Partners: Supporting Their IT Career Journey
The event, which was scheduled for May 10th, was exclusively for kood/Jõhvi students and was designed to support them in starting their IT careers. The kood/Jõhvi team put together a day full of workshops, inspirational talks, and panels conducted by our partners, which helped attendees navigate their first steps in the tech world.
Valuable Insights from Top Industry Professionals
The event featured some of the top industry professionals who shared valuable insights into the world of tech. Piret Saag from Veriff led a workshop on how to choose the most suitable career path. Maris Ottenson from LHV shared valuable tips on creating a personal brand for yourself. Kristel Kruustük provided valuable tips and strategies for building a strong professional network to boost your career success. Karl Einaru from Bolt revealed the secrets to acing job interviews and standing out from the competition.
And that’s not all! We also had a panel with experts from Glia, Proekspert, CGI Estonia and Microsoft.
A Pathway to a Successful Tech Career
The kood/Jõhvi JobFair proved to be an excellent opportunity for students to take their first steps towards building a successful career in the tech industry or to advance their current career. Even those who were already working in the field benefited from the event by attending workshops and sessions or networking for the future.
Networking with Successful and Innovative Companies
The event also featured some of the most successful and innovative companies in the Estonian tech industry, including Veriff, LHV, Bolt, Glia, Proekspert, CGI Estonia, Simple Magic, SMIT, Microsoft, SEB and VKG. It was an excellent opportunity for attendees to network and chat with them, and who knows what might come in store for them in the future!
Different companies were also represented in the Demo Area, where students had 1-on-1 talks with company representatives that might lead to future connections or a new workplace!
The kood/Jõhvi JobFair was a great opportunity to meet recruiters and hiring managers and gain insights into the Estonian tech industry. It provided invaluable insights on building a successful IT career after completing school, with a diverse range of informative sessions, engaging workshops, and insightful panels.
We eagerly anticipate kood/JobFair 2024, where we’ll aim even higher to bring an event that’s bigger and better than ever before!
📸 by Rene Lutterus