Bissett School of Business

Bissett Networking Day: conference and career expo

Student event details

The Bissett Networking Day (BND): Conference and Career Expo will feature a full-day conference with multiple program-specific events occurring simultaneously throughout the day.  

During the career expo portion of this event, all students taking courses at the Bissett School of Business are invited to network directly with employers. Students will have the opportunity to collect information about numerous companies and professional associations. Bring your resume and dress for success!

Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018
9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Ross Glen Hall, EC 1060 | Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning

Before you go:

Be prepared and check out our tip sheet to learn what to do before, during and after the expo.

If you are a student looking for details about any other upcoming career and employment events, please contact us.

2018 Expo exhibitor profiles

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. We employ the latest technologies and operate one of the largest and most modern fleets in the industry. With offices and facilities throughout Canada, our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide a wide range of transportation, warehousing, and logistics services throughout North America.

Recruiting students, graduates for paid full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and internship opportunities in Supply Chain Management Program, summer coop opportunities dispatch and customer service.

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Canada Border Services Agency protects the security, safety and ensures the prosperity of Canada. Border Services Officers determine admissibility of visitors entering the country and Canadians returning home. BSO’s also manage the flow of goods across the border and screen for illegal items and substances.

Recruiting students for part-time and full-time positions as Senior Officer, Trade Compliance, Analyst (clerical positions in Enforcement & Intelligence branch), front line Boarder Service Officers.

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We strive to live through our mission statement: "To develop people to work together to create value for the Company's shareholders by doing it right with fun and integrity." As a leading oil and gas producer, our diverse combination of assets include light oil, heavy oil, in situ oil sands production, oil sands mining and upgrading facilities, and natural gas. At Canadian Natural, safety is a core value. We conduct all of our operations in a way that identifies, minimizes and mitigates harm to the health and safety of employees, contractors, the public and the environment.

Recruiting students for summer and Co-op students in Accounting, Supply Chain, Information Systems, and other commerce programs.

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C.H. Robinson is a recognized leader in third-party logistics. We work with a diverse mix of customers—from startups to Fortune 500 companies— to help get their products to consumers around the globe. The fast pace of the logistics industry translates into a high-energy and collaborative workplace environment. You are empowered to make decisions, help our customers grow, and forge your own career path.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid full-time positions as Sales Executive - Partner with company to provide transportation services

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With more than 200,000 members nationally, CPAs belong to one of the largest accounting designations in the world. That means you will have a pretty big list of colleagues to connect with throughout your entire career. CPA Alberta hosts conferences, workshops and local chapter events that support your personal professional development and facilitate in bringing CPAs together!

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Enterprise is a multi-billion dollar industry leader; we can offer you more than a chance to succeed. This is where you can thrive. Our environment’s energetic, our people are motivated and our career paths can take you where you want to go. No matter where you join Enterprise, get ready for something big.
Recruiting: students and graduates for part-time, full-time and post graduate opportunities including management trainee program and management trainee internship.

Recruiting students and graduates for full-time Sales Management Trainee, Internship, Part Time Support Staff.

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Fastenal provides companies with the fasteners, tools, and supplies they need to manufacture products, build structures, protect personnel, and maintain facilities and equipment.

Guided by a motto of "Growth Through Customer Service," our local teams work closely with customers to keep needed supplies flowing, provide supply chain solutions and expertise, and drive business improvements that help them compete and thrive. Simply put, we don't just make a sale — we align with our customers to make them more successful.

Recruiting students and graduates for full-time and part-time positions. Visit careers.fastenal.com to see our exciting opportunities.

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The Insurance Institute is the national educational arm of the property and casualty insurance industry providing professional designation programs. The Institute’s Career Connections aims to heighten awareness of career opportunities in the property and casualty insurance industry. The industry offers a wide range of careers in adjusting, underwriting, risk management, marketing and sales.

Recruiting for students and graduates for full- time Appraiser, Broker/ Agent, Claims Investigator, Loss Adjuster, Loss Control Specialist, Marketing, Risk Manager, and Underwriter from all programs.

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PepsiCo Canada is home to some of the world's most recognized and respected brands including Pepsi, Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Lay's, Doritos and Tostitos. PepsiCo Canada employs nearly 10,000 Canadians. We believe in the importance of being a responsible corporate citizen. We seek to provide opportunities for growth and enrichment to our employees, our business partners and the communities in which we operate. In everything we do, we strive for honesty, fairness and integrity. It is our vision of Performance with Purpose that enables us to achieve financial success while improving all aspects of the communities in which we operate – environmentally, socially and economically – creating a better tomorrow.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid part-time and full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and internship opportunities.

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PwC is the opportunity of a lifetime. In Canada, PwC has more than 6,500 partners and staff in locations from St. John’s, Newfoundland to Vancouver, British Columbia. With more than 100 years of excellence in Canada, we provide actuarial, assurance, management consulting, deals, risk assurance, tax and technology consulting services.

Recruiting students and new grads for opportunities in our Assurance, Risk Assurance, Tax, Deals and Consulting practices. Opportunities for full-time, summer internships and co-op roles.

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Scotiabank is Canada’s international bank and a leading financial services provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and Asia-Pacific. We are dedicated to helping our 23 million customers become better off through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. With a team of more than 88,000 employees, we are the Global Community of Scotiabankers and together we have built a winning team and a great work place. Join us!

Recruiting for Customer Representative, Universal Banker, Financial Advisor

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The Supply Chain Management Association Alberta (SCMA AB) formerly known as Alberta Institute of PMAC (AIPMAC) is a registered not-for-profit professional association, providing information and education, leading to a professional designation as a SCMP (Supply Chain Management Professional). The SCMA AB is one of 10 Provincial Institutes throughout Canada and the Northwest Territories of the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA), located in Toronto, Ontario.

Recruiting students to be professional members.

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TEKsystems’® success in the IT Staffing & Services marketplace is driven by one thing – our employees. Consistently being recognized as a top 100 company to work for has caused us to grow at a rapid pace. TEKsystems® offers great opportunities for advancement, personal and professional growth, and unlimited earning potential. TEKsystems® seeks individuals with competitive spirit, drive, team mentality, commitment, perseverance, and a desire to build a long-term career.

Recruiting for paid and full time sales and recruiting positions for current students and graduates.

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Traffic Tech is a global 3rd party logistics company with a focused vision on the Customer. We constantly evolve and improve our systems and networks to be the finest and most user friendly in the industry. By consistently attracting the brightest minds, we're revolutionizing freight management and transportation. These attributes, along with a dynamic sense of a team mentality and purpose, put Traffic Tech at the forefront of logistics and supply chain management.

Recruiting graduates for paid full time positions in supply chain positions.

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UFA Co-operative Limited is an Alberta-based agricultural co-operative with more than 120,000 member-owners.

Founded in 1909, UFA's network comprises more than 113 bulk fuel and Petroleum Cardlock locations, 35 Farm & Ranch Supply stores and a support office located in Calgary. Independent Petroleum agents and more than 1,200 employees provide products, services and agricultural solutions to farmers, ranchers, members, consumers and commercial customers in Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan.

Recruiting for current students for Co-op education program and graduates for supply chain, operations, finance, accounting and general business positions.

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Employers

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