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.

Networking

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

Workshops

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 www.gace.org. 


Association Events

    • 17 Oct 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Student Center, 1000 University Lane Lawrenceville, GA 30043

    Join Georgia Gwinnett College for the Inagural Fall Job and Graduate School Fair.  Students attending this fair are interested in connecting with organizations to learn about graduate school programs as well as full-time and internship opportunities. 

    Organizations can register or learn more by going to: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/11197/employer_preview.

    Contact Sherrie Goodman sgoodman3@ggc.edu for more information.


    • 24 Oct 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • James M. Baker University Center, 2000 Clayton State Blvd, Morrow, GA 30260

    The purpose of this event is to give Clayton State University students who are interested in the Technology field a chance to network with professionals in the industry and learn more about careers and internships in this field.

    Organizations can register at http://www.clayton.edu/career

    Contact Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu for more information.


    • 06 Dec 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Bill Moore Student Success Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, 225 N Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
    Register

    THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS


    AGENDA:

    9:00-9:30 AM    REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING

    9:30 AM    WELCOME REMARKS from GACE President, Dr. Roslyn Brown
    Director, Career Development at Georgia Gwinnett College

    9:45 AM    KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Brian D. Barton 
    Breaking the lineup: When just being on the team is not enough
    Brian D. Barton's personal mission is to determine purpose in all of his endeavors, pursue passions, and demonstrate integrity in his life. His story from college to professional leagues and today’s entrepreneurial and author experiences, will provide an inspirational inside of a man with a dream in a diverse but singular society.

    11:00 AM BREAKOUT SESSION: Dauda Griffin, MD
    The Impact of Diversity and Inclusion in The Workhouse and Schoolhouse
    Schoolhouse: Prioritizing diversity and inclusion in higher education provides advancement opportunity for underrepresented communities. Exposure to diverse backgrounds and perspectives improves academic achievement for students of all backgrounds, including critical thinking skills and academic self-confidence.
    Workhouse: To build and sustain an increasingly diverse teams, organizations needs to adopt more inclusive behaviors. Fostering the psychological safety environment might increase productivity and trust.
    Dr. Dauda Griffin will provide a psychological view on these topics and his experiences working with a diverse population, as a professional, faculty, and a leader in the corporate world.

    12-12:45 PM    NETWORKING LUNCH

    1:00 PM BREAKOUT SESSION: Sandy Mollett
    Person-to-person a Diversity & Inclusion Report.
    5 Panelists, One Speaker, your conclusions

    Thrive, grow and be ourselves as part of a community, work place, school, and family is everyone’s dream. How we can achieve and fulfill these dream is a story that Sandy Mollett will share, direct and bring to reality through 5 members from our communities. This is an exciting experience between a concepts and realities.

    2-2:45 PM    CLOSING REMARKS AND CONCLUSION OF PROGRAM


    MORE INFORMATION

    • 13 Feb 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • 3109 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta GA 30901

    11am-2pm

    Augusta University Athletics Campus
    3109 Wrightsboro Road
    Augusta GA 30901

    Open to anyone

    For more information, visit https://www.augusta.edu/careerservices/employers/job-fairs.phpor contact Julie Goley | jgoley@augusta.edu | 706-731-7099



    • 14 Feb 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • 3109 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta GA 30901

    11am-2pm

    Augusta University Athletics Campus
    3109 Wrightsboro Road
    Augusta GA 30901

    Open to anyone

    For more information, visit https://www.augusta.edu/careerservices/employers/job-fairs.phpor contact Julie Goley | jgoley@augusta.edu | 706-731-7099



    • 12 Mar 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • SAC Ballrooms, 2000 Clayton State Blvd, Morrow, GA 30260

    This exciting networking opportunity will prove to be a great experience for both employers and students. Hundreds of Clayton State University students will be seeking full-time employment, as well as part-time and internship opportunities in various majors within their masters and baccalaureate degrees.

    Organizations can register at https://clayton-csm.symplicity.com/employers

    Contact Charles Howard at charleshoward@clayton.edu for more information.


GACE Thanks Our Partners

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Symplicity HiEd Success C.L. Services, Inc. MedSmarter.com GEICO iNav N3 Purple Briefcase Team Georgia Careers

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