Events & Programs

GACE offers a variety of workshops and events designed for professional development and networking.  Members are encouraged to participate in any event or workshop of interest.  

Annual Conference

Our conference is the largest event for HR/recruiting and career services professionals in Georgia. Connect with colleagues to learn about the latest trends in our industry.


GACE hosts several networking opportunities every year for members and potential members.


GACE supports the continuing education of its membership through professional development programming.

Statewide Career Fair

The Statewide Career Fair is the largest collaborated fair in Georgia.  Employers have an opportunity to recruit students and alumni from over 40 colleges and universities.

Member Awards

Each year, GACE honors its members and their students' outstanding achievements with awards at the annual conference and in all GACE publications. 

Members: Submit an Event

Active GACE members can submit an event for the calendar on 

Association Events

    • 21 Mar 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • George Busbee Conference Center 5150 Sugarloaf Pkwy Lawrenceville, GA 30043

    Gwinnett Technical College annual career fair connects you with many of our students and alumni from all majors seeking full-time career and internship opportunities with your company. We are excited about the 2019 Career and Internship Fair and look forward to having you join us to experience our campus and meet our students. 

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    • 22 Mar 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Webinar

    This webinar is great for both colleges and employers. Join this webinar to learn how to leverage three foundational skills of coaching to enhance your professional relationships.

    • Skill #1: Designing effective relationships. Attendees will learn how to create guidelines and agreements with team members for improved communication and boundaries with co-workers.
    • Skill #2: Active listening. Attendees will learn about the three levels of listening, how to gauge their current listening skills, and how to cultivate all three levels of listening for more effective workplace conversations and meetings.
    • Skill #3: Curiosity. Attendees will learn the importance of asking powerful conversations to change the tone of any conversation.

    This webinar will briefly discuss three other coaching skills that compliment these three main skills to design more effective professional relationships:

    • Intuition
    • Self-management
    • Effective communication.

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      • 26 Mar 2019
      • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
      • Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, GA 30043

      Annual professional Career Fair connecting you with over 400+ GGC students seeking Full-Time professional careers. Cost of registration is $200. Partnership packages are available to create a larger on-campus presence prior to and the day of the Career Fair.  Interested in a partnership package or registration information, contact Sherrie Goodman, at

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      • 10 Apr 2019
      • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
      • Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GA
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      Join GACE for the largest collaborated fair in the state of Georgia! Recruit students and alumni from 40+ Georgia institutions and interact with 800+ talented college students and alumni.

      • Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 1, 2019
      • Registration Deadline: March 18, 2019
      Visit the Statewide Career Fair website to learn more.

      Q: I'm a member, but I can't register at the member price. What should I do?

      A: It's likely you're not logged in to your GACE account. Double check to make sure you're logged in at the "Member Login" box at the bottom of the page.

      Save up to $100 on Registration

      Membership is $40 and will allow you to save $100 on registration fees on top of connecting you with over 40 Georgia institutions.

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      GACE Partners receive more benefits!


      • Priority booth location
      • Ad in program booklet
      • Recognition in marketing materials
      • Mentioned on GACE social media
      • Extra brunch tickets
      • Annual GACE conference benefits

      *Depending on level

      Become a GACE Partner

      • 10 Apr 2019
      • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
      • Cobb Galleria, Atlanta, GA
      This registration form is for employers who need to add a recruiter to their GACE Statewide Career Fair registration; base career fair registration is required to select this option.
      • 19 Apr 2019
      • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      • Webinar

      As a college or employer, join this webinar to learn what to say, what to offer, and how to get beyond students' built in add-blockers at college events. 

      Get ready to strut back to your office after hosting or attending your next event. 

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        • 10 May 2019
        • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
        • Webinar

        As colleges and employers, join this webinar to learn how to work with your student interns to start or improve on a student ambassador program. 

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          • 28 May 2019
          • 8:00 AM
          • 31 May 2019
          • 12:00 PM
          • Young Harris, Georgia
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          GACE CONFERENCE 2019

          Going for the Triple Crown:
          Career Success, Recruitment, and Student Engagement

          May 28- May 31, 2019
          Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa | Young Harris, GA

          Network with career services, talent acquisition, and human resources professionals!

          Attend the GACE Annual Conference and…

          • Learn best practices that you can adapt for your college or organization
          • Explore new and emerging trends in the field
          • Share challenges and solutions to recruiting issues
          • Become engaged with professional development activities
          • Re-energize and rejuvenate as a professional

        GACE Thanks Our Partners

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