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

    • 24 Jan 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Webinar

    Join this webinar to improve or add news skills to your career and help your team and supervisors to make informed decisions.  This webinar is great for a recruitment team and any career services staff who creates reports.

    Following this webinar you will be able to: 

    • Make an eye-catching pivot table report
    • Change the layout of a pivot table
    • Use filters to display specific items in a pivot table
    • Group data
    • Update pivot table with new data

    Login information will be shared after registration.

    • 31 Jan 2019
    • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Dr. NW, Kennesaw, GA 30114

    Each Spring semester, we invite many of the nation’s top education, non-profit, and government organizations to campus in order to showcase KSU’s brightest students and alumni for graduate school, internship, co-op, full-time, and part-time positions. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. Students are required to dress professionally to enter the fair.

    • 05 Feb 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Carmichael Student Center University Rooms, 395 Cobb Ave NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144

    KSU is bringing together hospitals, graduate schools, and other healthcare organizations to provide students the opportunity to learn about internships, full-time positions, and graduate programs in a variety of healthcare related fields. Professional dress is required at this event.

    * This event is not just for graduate school, jobs and internships in the Nursing industry. This fair is also for companies and schools recruiting for Biology, Exercise Science, Sports and Fitness, Parks and Recreation, Coaches, Sports Marketing & Management, etc. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend.


    • 13 Feb 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • University Center - Heritage Hall

    The Mercer University Center for Career and Professional Development is proud to present our Spring Career Expo on Wednesday, February 13 on the Macon Campus. This is an all majors fair.

    Career Fair for Mercer student body only.

    More information:
    • 13 Feb 2019
    • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118
    As the third largest producer of educators in the state, we are proud that our graduates are making a big impact throughout the nation. Also included in this fair are Speech Language Pathology, Sports Management and we welcome any business looking to hire within the educational arena!

    Contact: Vicki Hardin
    Phone:  678.839.6431 

    For more information visit

    • 19 Feb 2019
    • 20 Feb 2019
    • 2 sessions
    • Gymnasium (Marietta campus), 635 Walter Kelly Road Marietta, GA 30060

    Each Fall & Spring semester, we invite many of the nation's top companies to the Marietta Campus to recruit KSU students and alumni for internship, co-op, full-time, & part-time positions. This fair is specific to students interested in working in science, technology, engineering, and mathematical roles. This also includes students from the College of Architecture and Construction Management. Students are required to dress professionally to enter the fair.

    * Each employer/organization will attend ONE of the two STEM Fair days.


    Please select to attend on Tuesday, February 19th in an attempt to meet the class schedule for those students. You will NOT be approved to register on Day 2. Employers recruiting all other majors can register to attend either day.


    • 05 Mar 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118

    Also known as the Super bowl of career fairs, UWG Career and Internship Expo is designed for volume and diversity. If your recruiting strategy is to look for the best of the best in multiple academic disciplines, then we strongly encourage your participation.

    Contact: Vicki Hardin
    Phone:  678.839.6431 


    • 14 Mar 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Student Activities Center Ballrooms, Clayton State University

    The Job and Graduate School Fair brings dozens of organizations and graduate schools to campus for the opportunity to network with Clayton State current students and graduates. 

    More info:

    • 20 Mar 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Dr. Betty L. Siegel Student Recreatioin & Activites Center (Kennesaw campus), 290 Kennesaw State University Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144

    The Kennesaw State All-Majors Job & Internship Fair is one of the largest events of its kind at KSU. We encourage students from all majors to attend this event in order to meet with recruiters from organizations in a variety of industries for full-time opportunities, part-time opportunities, and co-ops and internships. Students are required to dress professionally to enter the fair.


    • 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. 

    Register at

    • 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

    Click here to register,

    • 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.

    Join GACE

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

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